Ruth Davidson was last night said to be “disappointed” that Boris Johnson had sacked David Mundell as Scottish Secretary.
David Mundell has been a fixture at the Cabinet table for more than four years, serving as Scottish secretary under both David Cameron and Theresa May - no mean feat in these turbulent political times.
Aberdeen South MP Ross Thomson has called for the abolition of the Scotland Office and the post of Scottish Secretary to protect the UK.
The responsibility to fight for better fishing rights for the UK after Brexit will be “enshrined in law” under new proposals tabled by the Scottish Secretary.
The Scottish Secretary has tried to allay fears over the removal of protected status, post-Brexit, for the highest quality Scottish food and drinks.
Scottish Secretary David Mundell has backed calls from council leaders in Aberdeen for further devolution of powers to local authorities.
David Mundell said he could guarantee it would "not be business as usual" after he was confirmed as the new Scottish secretary yesterday.
A glossy booklet setting out the positive case for Scotland remaining part of the UK is being sent to 2.5million homes across the country later this month.