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Sturgeon must ‘get back to day job’ after indyref2 denied

Rachael Hamilton MSP has welcomed the response from the UK Government, which states there will be no new independence referendum.

Prime Minister Boris Johnson wrote to First Minister Nicola Sturgeon today confirming there would be no re-run of the 2014 vote.

SNP’s broadband rollout target to be missed

Rachael Hamilton MSP has expressed concern about the timescale of fibre broadband rollout in the Borders following a statement from the Scottish Government announcing delays to the R100 programme.

Borders MSP supports Jackson Carlaw for leadership

Rachael Hamilton MSP will be supporting Jackson Carlaw in the contest for the Scottish Conservative party leadership.

Mrs Hamilton has been made co-chair of the campaign which see Scottish Conservative members will cast their vote for the next leader.

‘Cautious’ welcome to ScotRail timetable improvements

Rachael Hamilton has ‘cautiously’ welcomed new plans by ScotRail to improve services on the Borders Railway.

ScotRail has announced that there will be three additional carriages on the peak time service from Tweedbank to South Gyle under new timetable plans.