Brendan O’Hara MP

SNP Member of Parliament for Argyll and Bute

[Brendan O'Hara MP with Dougie Hill, owner of Easdale Seafoods. Photograph by Kev McGlynn]

SNP call for UK Government to scrap prohibitive visa requirements to support fishing industry

Earlier this week, the UK Government announced that several fishing industry roles were to be added to the UK’s occupation shortage list. The Scottish fishing sector has been hugely struggling to employ enough deckhands and …

HPMAs – letter to constituents

Argyll & Bute MP Brendan O’Hara, has urged his constituents to leave the Scottish government “in absolutely no doubt as to the strength of feeling that exists across Argyll & Bute on the issue of HPMAs.” In …

Press release: Argyll & Bute MP fears HPMA plan will accelerate depopulation crisis

Argyll & Bute MP, Brendan O’Hara has written to the First Minister, Humza Yousaf, urging him to ditch the controversial proposals to introduce Highly Protected Marine Areas in the waters off the West Coast of …

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I'll be running Roon the Toon to support EA Recovery Hub. This incredible Hub provides support for those on their recovery journey. Let's help bridge the gap and provide long-term support. Join me in aiding those battling addiction by donating 🔗 👇…

Wow!! What an absolutely incredible performance by ⁦@welovepulp⁩ this evening to finish off another tremendous ⁦@nbhdweekender⁩ festival. We’re now in the car heading home from Warrington, beltin out the tunes 😁😁 See you next year.

The incomparable ⁦@PaulHeatonSolo⁩ and ⁦@riannedowney_⁩ provided a fantastic end to the first day of ⁦@nbhdweekender⁩. Other big highlight was seeing ⁦@JamieWebster94⁩ live for first time. Can’t wait to see Pulp tonight … thought I’d missed my chance.

Our 5th meeting in series on #genocideprevention with @IBAHRI & @Coalition4GR discussing justice & accountability for the Crime of Genocide chaired by @BrendanOHaraMP with experts Joanna Buckley @matrixchambers @zacharykaufman @BU_Law & @RupertSkilbeck @REDRESSTrust & @EwelinaUO

Survived my first game of fives in my 7th decade tonight. Great fun … and I can safely say that I haven’t lost what I never had.