VIDEO: Yes meeting on Bute hears from local MSP

Argyll and Bute’s SNP MSP Michael Russell addressed a public meeting in Port Bannatyne on Friday evening as part of a tour of the constituency’s village halls in support of a Yes vote this month.

A 15-muinute speech was followed by around an hour of questions and answers on the consequences of independence on post offices, island communities, education, local government, finance, broadband, the NHS, NATO, the EU, and more.

Michael Russell addresses a public meeting in Port Bannatyne village hall as part of the Yes campaign on Friday, September 5, 2014.

Michael Russell addresses a public meeting in Port Bannatyne village hall as part of the Yes campaign on Friday, September 5, 2014.

More from Friday’s meeting in the next issue of The Buteman, on sale from Thursday, September 11. In the meantime, there’ll be a chance to hear the Better Together case and to put questions to Argyll and Bute’s Liberal Democrat Westminster MP Alan Reid at Rothesay Pavilion on Wednesday, September 10 at 7pm.