Nobody likes sport and politics to mix except in a good way, so pleasing to see that Brian Whittle MSP has raised the following motion to the The Scottish Parliament:

Motion S5M-18843: Brian Whittle, South Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 11/09/2019

Scottish Bridge Union’s Women’s Team Qualifies for World Finals

That the Parliament congratulates the Scottish Bridge Union’s Women’s Team on qualifying for the World Finals of the Venice Cup, which will take place in Wuhan, China, between 14 and 28 September 2019; understands that the team qualified by being among the top eight teams in the European Qualifiers held in Belgium earlier this year; commends the members of the team for their significant achievement, and wishes them every success.

Supported by: Alexander Stewart, Kenneth Gibson, Miles Briggs, Margaret Mitchell, Stuart McMillan, Finlay Carson, Tom Mason, Richard Lyle, Edward Mountain, Rachael Hamilton, Bill Bowman