The Voice of the Scottish National Party in the Western Isles
This site has lots of information for SNP members and supporters, but is also here for anyone who simply wants to know what their hard-working Westminster MP and Holyrood MSP, Angus MacNeil and Alasdair Allan, have been doing on their behalf.
Allan Disappointed at End of Stornoway Blood Donations
Na h-Eileanan an Iar SNP MSP Alasdair Allan has expressed his disappointment at the decision of the Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service (SNBTS) to stop planning for blood donation programmes in Stornoway.
Western Isles Missing out on at Least £15 Million After Tory-DUP Deal, Says Allan
Na h-Eileanan an Iar SNP MSP Alasdair Allan has written to Secretary of State for Scotland, David Mundell MP, to ask why the Western Isles will be missing out on at least £15 million it is due as a result of spending increases in Northern Ireland which are not being replicated in Scotland.
Yesterday, the Conservatives and DUP signed a "confidence and supply" deal which included an extra £1 billion for spending in Northern Ireland. If the £1bn of additional funding for Northern Ireland was subject to the Barnett formula, Scotland would be due to receive £2.9bn of extra funds.