John Finnie


MSP’s fury as 31 workers lose jobs

December 1, 2017

North Green MSP John Finnie yesterday raised with Nicola Sturgeon the plight of 31 recycling plant workers who have lost their jobs due to a Highland Council procurement decision.

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John Finnie: Time to dust off the Green Yes banners

October 21, 2016

On the eve of the Scottish Green Party conference, Highland and Islands MSP John Finnie spells out why members are getting ready for a fresh campaign to secure independence for Scotland. In 2014 the Scottish Green Party campaigned under our distinctive "Green Yes" banner for a better Scotland, an independent Scotland.


MacAskill insists armed cops necessary

June 7, 2014

Only a small percentage of police officers are armed in Scotland but their presence is necessary to respond to the threat of mass shootings, a SNP minister has insisted.