Resignation Announcement

John Lamont, the MSP for Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire has announced his intention to resign from the Scottish Parliament to allow him to focus on the campaign to win Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk from SNP at the forthcoming General Election.

Borders 'no-where near' recycling target

Local MSP John Lamont has said residents in the Scottish Borders are being discouraged from recycling despite increasing amounts of waste being sent to landfill in the region.

SNP want Corbyn to be Prime Minister

Local MSP John Lamont has asked the SNP MP for Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk to explain why he thinks Jeremy Corbyn is the right man to become Prime Minister.

Comment on General Election

Commenting on the Prime Minister's announcement that there will be a General Election on 8th June, local MSP John Lamont said: “I very much welcome the Prime Minister’s announcement and agree an election in  June is necessary to secure the strong and stable leadership the UK needs to see us throu

The Jed Shed

Local MSP John Lamont has paid a visit to the Jedburgh Men’s Shed, after meeting the team at ‘Shedfest’ in Kelso’s Tait Hall a few weeks ago.