Beatrice Wishart MSP

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Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 29 September 2020 [Draft] : 29 September 2020


Beatrice Wishart

The SCMA is clear that the childminder workforce has declined as local authority provision has expanded. Now, 46 per cent of childminders say that they...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 29 September 2020 [Draft] : 29 September 2020


Beatrice Wishart

The decision to exclude childminders from the transitional support fund was described by the SCMA as “poor and divisive”, and justifications from the Scottish Gov...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 29 September 2020 [Draft] : 29 September 2020


3. Beatrice Wishart (Shetland Islands) (LD)

To ask the Scottish Government what action it is taking in response to reports that over 900 childminding settings are still to reopen, and the recent Scottish Childminding Association surve...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 24 September 2020 : 24 September 2020


Beatrice Wishart

I was waiting, because I thought that Professor Keating might have a response.



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 24 September 2020 : 24 September 2020


Beatrice Wishart (Shetland Islands) (LD)

Good morning. My question has probably been answered, but I will put it to each witness.



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 24 September 2020 [Draft] : 24 September 2020


Beatrice Wishart (Shetland Islands) (LD)

Last week, Prospect union published a report that showed that Highlands and Islands Airports Ltd’s remote tower plan will take at least £18 million of economic be...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 23 September 2020 [Draft] : 23 September 2020


Beatrice Wishart (Shetland Islands) (LD)

In March, just as the country was starting to comprehend the scale and seriousness of the pandemic, we debated the state of Scottish education. The PISA results h...



Meeting of the Parliament (Hybrid) 22 September 2020 [Draft] : 22 September 2020


Beatrice Wishart (Shetland Islands) (LD)

We are well over a month into the new term and we are fast approaching preliminary exams. Teachers are being asked to plan lessons without knowing what pupils wil...



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


Beatrice Wishart

That is helpful.



Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Affairs Committee 17 September 2020 [Draft] : 17 September 2020


Beatrice Wishart

I would like to go back a step to before Covid—if any of us can remember what life was like then. On delivery of the census in March 2021, answers to the convener’s line of questioning seeme...

Vote DetailMSP VoteResult
S5M-22845: The Social Security Administration and Tribunal Membership (Scotland) Bill (Shirley-Anne Somerville)
Meeting Date: 29/09/2020
Result - For: 109, Against: 0 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22780.3: Prioritising Education Over Independence (John Swinney)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 65, Against: 55 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22780: Prioritising Education Over Independence (Jamie Greene)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 64, Against: 35 Abstain: 21
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S5M-22800: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 114, Against: 1 Abstain: 0
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ForCarried
S5M-22803: Approval of SSI (Graeme Dey)
Meeting Date: 23/09/2020
Result - For: 108, Against: 6 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22731.2: Employment Support (Maurice Golden)
Meeting Date: 17/09/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 88 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22731: Employment Support (Jamie Hepburn)
Meeting Date: 17/09/2020
Result - For: 89, Against: 28 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22711.3: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Michael Matheson)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 54, Against: 60 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22711.1: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Graham Simpson)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 29, Against: 86 Abstain: 0
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S5M-22711.2: Sustainable Aviation Beyond COVID-19 (Patrick Harvie)
Meeting Date: 16/09/2020
Result - For: 6, Against: 109 Abstain: 0
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Motion S5M-22883: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 29/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22780.2: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 22/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22694: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 10/09/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22458: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 18/08/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22222: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 03/07/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-22052: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 16/06/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21946: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 04/06/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-21163: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 06/03/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20620: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 28/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
Motion S5M-20415.1: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 14/01/2020 Show Full Motion >>
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Question S5T-02432: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 28/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31842: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 16/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31841: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 16/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31840: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 16/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31813: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 14/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31798: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 11/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31797: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 11/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31792: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 11/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31796: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 11/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
Question S5W-31794: Beatrice Wishart, Shetland Islands, Scottish Liberal Democrats, Date Lodged: 11/09/2020 Show Full Question >>
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