Your question: How do I contact Scottish ministers?

Who is the woman who sits behind Nicola Sturgeon?

Christine Grahame

Christine Grahame MSP
Member of the Scottish Parliament for South of Scotland (1 of 7 Regional MSPs)
In office 6 May 1999 – 5 May 2011
Personal details
Born Christine Grahame 9 September 1944 Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England

How do I contact the Minister of Education in Scotland?

Email: mediaenquiries@educationscotland.gov.scot. Phone: 0131 244 4330.

Who is Nicola Sturgeons deputy?

John Swinney of the Scottish National Party (SNP) is the current Deputy First Minister of Scotland, he was appointed by First Minister Nicola Sturgeon on the 21 November 2014.

How do you contact the First Minister of Scotland?

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon says:

Get in touch with her to ask her a question or tell her how government policies are affecting you. You can also reach the First Minister on Twitter @scotgovfm and on Facebook: www.facebook.com/TheScottishGovernment.

Who is the Scottish health minister?

Humza Yousaf was appointed Cabinet Secretary for Health and Social Care in May 2021.

Has Scotland ever had a prime minister?

Brown became the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on 27 June 2007. … Brown was the first Prime Minister from a Scottish constituency since the Conservative Sir Alec Douglas-Home in 1964.

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Who is in charge of Scotland?

As head of the Scottish Government, the first minister is directly accountable to the Scottish Parliament for their actions and the actions of the wider government. Nicola Sturgeon of the Scottish National Party is the current first minister of Scotland.

What does it mean to be a minister in Scottish Parliament?

Scottish ministers, including the First Minister, are accountable to the Scottish Parliament for the policy and actions of the Scottish Government. As an MSP, any minister including the First Minister, may take part in debates or vote in the main chamber of the Scottish Parliament.

Where is education Scotland based?

Education Scotland

Executive Agency overview
Headquarters Denholm House, Almondvale Business Park, Almondvale Way, Livingston, EH54 6GA
Motto Transforming lives through learning
Employees 281
Minister responsible Shirley-Anne Somerville, Cabinet Secretary for Education and Skills

How much does a Scottish MP earn?

Current salaries

From 1 April 2020, the salary of a Member of the Scottish Parliament is £64,470. Additional amounts are paid to ministers and officers of the Parliament. Both the Lord Advocate and the Solicitor General for Scotland receive the equivalent of an MSP salary included with their Law Officer salaries.