5th September 2018


The ninth FMQs as a podcast, and on Budget Day.

  1. The Rt. Hon. Ruth Davidson, Leader of the Scottish Conservative Party (Edinburgh Central)
  2. Richard Leonard, Leader of the Scottish Labour Party (Lab – Dumbarton)

Constituency Questions

  • Elaine Smith (Lab – Central Scotland)
  • Bob Doris (SNP – Glasgow Maryhill and Springburn)
  1. Patrick Harvie Co-convenor of the Scottish Green Party (Glasgow)

Supplementary Questions

  • Liam McArthur, Spokesperson on Justice and Energy (LD – Orkney)
  • Mark Ruskell, Spokesperson for: Climate, Energy, Environment; Food & Farming (Green – Mid Scotland and Fife)
  • Daniel Johnson, Shadow Education Minister (Lab – Edinburgh Southern)
  1. Christine Grahame (SNP – Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale)

Supplementary Question

  • Lewis Macdonald, Culture, Sport, Tourism and External Spokesperson (Lab – North East Scotland)
  1. Liz Smith, Shadow Cabinet Secretary for Education and Skills (Con – Mid Scotland and Fife)

Supplementary Question

  • Iain Gray, Education, Skills and Science Spokesperson (Lab – East Lothian)
  1. Rhoda Grant, Rural Economy and Connectivity Spokesperson (Lab – Highlands and Islands)
  2. Michelle Ballantyne, Spokesperson for Childcare and Early Years (Con – South Scotland)

The Official Report of the session.

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Lab 6
Con 3
Green 2
LD 1



The next FMQs will be Thursday 21st December 2017.

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