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Michael Moore MP’s Westminster Notes

Every week, Liberal Democrat Secretary of State for Scotland, Michael Moore MP, writes a column for newspapers in his Borders Constituency. Here is the latest edition. 

Fairtrade fortnight

Fairtrade fortnight is now drawing to a close and it has been a great couple of weeks of raising awareness of the brand across the UK to inspire more people to buy Fairtrade. The theme of the fortnight was ‘Go Further’ to encourage people to try new Fairtrade products. I know that many Borderers already buy Fairtrade coffee, tea and bananas, but there are now so many more products available that are definitely worth …

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  • User AvatarTsar Nicolas 18th Sep - 10:19pm
    Serious question. There's bad weather around the Western Isles. If one of the fishing boats carrying a ballot box was sunk in a gale, would...
  • User AvatarRichard Dean 18th Sep - 10:10pm
    Recent ONS statistics for a consumer prices index are available here: http://www.ons.gov.uk/ons/rel/cpi/consumer-price-indices/august-2014/consumer-price-inflation-summary--august-2014.html . Using the data give in the downloadable Excel file, prices now are...
  • User Avatartonyhill 18th Sep - 9:46pm
    It's 'Gerry' Stoker, not 'Jerry'. This is a really interesting debate, but is rather ill-timed because it is going to get completely swamped in an...
  • User AvatarYorkshire Guidon 18th Sep - 9:45pm
    Strangely dismissive of regional assembly for Yorkshire.
  • User AvatarStephen Glenn 18th Sep - 9:37pm
    52.4% No 47.6% Yes
  • User AvatarRichard Dean 18th Sep - 9:29pm
    Not changing the date of the general election would surely mean that the Scots wouldn't agree to anything they thought a Labour government would concede...