The SNP pledge for 12 week waiting times are failing my constituents, and many other patients across the Grampians. It is time the SNP acknowledged that their lack of action is leaving patients in pain and took measures to ensure waiting times are reflective of their 12 week promise.
On Monday I sadly had to attend the funeral of a local campaigner, Dave Clucas. He was a stalwart of the party who helped me in many campaigns and was always a friendly face you enjoyed having out on the campaign trail. He will be dearly missed by all.
On the weekend I spent a day with my daughter cleaning up litter in Banchory. It is important that communities start to take the initiative of keeping their local environment clean by picking up litter and bringing it home with them to dispose of.