Scotrail have announced that they will be installing a ticket vending machine at the Gleneagles Train Station, following intensive lobbying on the issue by Luke Graham MP. The machine is expected to be installed by the end of September.
Following the announcement last week by the Edrington Group it was planning to sell the Glenturret distillery near Crieff, local MP Luke Graham took the issue direct to the UK Government Investment Minister, Graham Stuart.
Crime is up 6% in the Wee County according to the latest Police Scotland figures released last month. But Clackmannanshire is not alone, crime is on the rise right across Scotland and front-line police officers numbers have fallen by 340 since Police Scotland was formed in 2013.
Scottish Water have announced a compromise on their planned closure of the A823 road in Glendevon. The announcement follows the public meeting last March, which initiated initial site investigation work in April.
During questions to the Scotland Office Luke Graham, MP for Ochil and South Perthshire, called on the Secretary of State for Scotland, David Mundell, to join him in putting pressure on RBS to force them to reconsider its bank branch closure scheme.