Tag: alastair redman

Farming letter: Hard pressed farmers

The figures show that farm borrowing has almost doubled from £1.38 billion to £2.28 billion between 2007 to 2017, while capital investment has stayed the same at £210m.

Letter: Scottish taxes

The gaping hole was revealed as it was confirmed the Scottish government is on course to collect significantly less in tax revenues that it had anticipated.

Letter: Islay councillor’s achievements

In extolling Councillor Redman’s virtues and how much he does for the area in general and Islay in particular, the leaflet spells Islay’s main product as ‘whiskey.’ That says it all.