In line with my role as Shadow Energy Minster, it was my pleasure to open the Future of Oil and Gas Aberdeen Conference. I spoke about the recent successes within the industry, stressing that we use these to springboard a continuation of improvements and innovation in the Gas and Oil industry,
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.