Stone demands reassurances over security at airports
Jamie Stone MP, has called on the Government to do more to reassure air passengers in the wake of last month’s drone incident at Gatwick Airport.
Jamie Stone MP encourages Smart Meter use
Jamie got the latest update on the smart meter rollout in Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross at an event in Westminster with Smart Energy GB.
Jamie ‘feline’ festive at Cats Protection’s Westminster reception
Jamie Stone joined Cats Protection at its annual Christmas parliamentary reception to celebrate the charity’s campaigning work.
Sutherland Spaceport must boost local jobs
Jamie Stone has today called for the maximum number of jobs arising from the Sutherland spaceport site to be located locally in the Far North. The project will see the UK’s first spaceport built in the Highlands and will support around 400 jobs.
Jamie Calls on Pension Fund to Drop Fossil Fuels
Jamie joins a cross-party group of 200 MPs and former MPs that has called on the Parliamentary Pension Fund to phase out its substantial investment in fossil fuel giants such as Shell and BP.
Jamie encourages Scottish pupils to enter the UK Youth Rocketry Challenge
Jamie today met with the finalists of this year’s UK Rocketry Challenge and saw the rockets the pupils had built.
Jamie joins call to end the wait for access to Orkambi for people with cystic fibrosis
Jamie Stone is urging the NHS and Vertex pharmaceuticals to reach an agreement to allow access to essential precision drug Orkambi.
Universal Credit online system penalises those without computer access
To make and manage a Universal Credit claim, it is necessary to go online. This week Jamie Stone challenged the New DWP Secretary to do more to assist those who face poor internet connections or a lack of confidence in using computers.
Brexit Chaos – The interests of the Far North are crucial
Speaking yesterday in Westminster Jamie has said that it is crucial that nothing arising out of the present Brexit chaos should damage the interests of the Far North and its people.
Jamie backs move to defeat Government FOBT delay
Jamie Stone had added his support to a cross-party amendment to the Finance Bill to ensure the maximum stake for fixed-odds betting terminals are introduced within six months.