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Andrew McRae added : “This creates more uncertainty. With a wholesale unit price cap, you can at least plan ahead. But with a mere discount on wholesale prices, many businesses will fear the next spike in energy costs and how high they might go. This will make it harder for firms to bid for fixed-price contracts, or to decide when, or if, they’ll open in the first half of the year” External link

heraldscotland Thursday, January 12, 2023 8:39:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “2022 has perhaps not been the year many of us were expecting. After two years of pandemic restrictions, lockdowns have given way to price hikes and a full-blown cost-of-doing-business crisis” External link

thecourier Wednesday, December 28, 2022 3:46:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “2022 has perhaps not been the year many of us were expecting. After two years of pandemic restrictions, lockdowns have given way to price hikes and a full-blown cost-of-doing-business crisis” External link

independent-ie Wednesday, December 28, 2022 3:35:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “2022 has perhaps not been the year many of us were expecting. After two years of pandemic restrictions, lockdowns have given way to price hikes and a full-blown cost-of-doing-business crisis” External link

pressandjournal Wednesday, December 28, 2022 3:30:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “2022 has perhaps not been the year many of us were expecting. After two years of pandemic restrictions, lockdowns have given way to price hikes and a full-blown cost-of-doing-business crisis” External link

independent-UK Wednesday, December 28, 2022 3:30:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “2022 has perhaps not been the year many of us were expecting. After two years of pandemic restrictions, lockdowns have given way to price hikes and a full-blown cost-of-doing-business crisis” External link

standard Wednesday, December 28, 2022 3:21:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : "This was a combination of very poor decisions on behalf of the defendant that led to the tragedy that was beyond all imagination for these five victims, extended families, friends and associates," External link

nzherald Wednesday, October 5, 2022 8:09:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae : “So, you drove 45 to 50 minutes to arrive at 1am, to sort something out for a woman you did not like (Bamber)?” External link

Stuff Tuesday, October 4, 2022 6:21:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae : “So, you drove 45 to 50 minutes to arrive at 1am, to sort something out for a woman you did not like (Bamber)?” External link

Stuff Tuesday, October 4, 2022 5:31:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “Of course, many of the more eye-catching announcements – on everything from income tax to investment zones to planning reform – are either wholly devolved to Scotland or at least involve co-operation between our various governments,” “It will be interesting to see how the Scottish Government decides to proceed in light of these moves and, indeed, how it chooses to spend any consequentials” External link

heraldscotland Saturday, September 24, 2022 7:42:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : "Across Scotland, many independent and local businesses are finding trading conditions merciless. "Overheads are rising, and every penny spent at the pump or on energy bills is cash that can't be used elsewhere. "Businesses in sectors such as retail, tourism and hospitality - especially in rural areas - are finding it difficult to recruit and retain staff. "These factors mean that far too many businesses say they're operating at far from their maximum capacity, which in turn slows down their ability to recover from the hits they took over the course of the pandemic" External link

bbc Monday, July 25, 2022 9:04:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae writes : "Robust COVID-19 clinical data sets, with linkages to patient-level administrative data on vaccination, could be leveraged as clinical trial platforms to prospectively evaluate the safety and effectiveness of vaccines and novel COVID-19 therapies," External link

medindia Monday, July 18, 2022 6:06:00 PM EAT

Andrew McRae writes : "Robust COVID-19 clinical data sets, with linkages to patient-level administrative data on vaccination, could be leveraged as clinical trial platforms to prospectively evaluate the safety and effectiveness of vaccines and novel COVID-19 therapies," External link

medicalxpress Monday, July 18, 2022 9:30:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “The level of planning that was put in place is quite disturbing,” External link

Stuff Wednesday, June 22, 2022 9:52:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “While more and more people are using cashless payment methods – like cards and phones – as long as some people want to use cash then businesses still need facilities to get change and deposit money,” External link

heraldscotland Tuesday, March 29, 2022 7:43:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “As restrictions have eased, the re-opening of businesses like childcare providers, hairdressers, eateries and shops demonstrated just how vital these firms are to the success of our towns, cities and local economies,” External link

heraldscotland Friday, December 24, 2021 8:12:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “Grant support for hospitality businesses, and their suppliers, is both a welcome and necessary step,” External link

heraldscotland Thursday, December 16, 2021 8:24:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae told : “The defendant entered the bedroom, removed her clothing, entered the bed and introduced a part of his body into the woman’s genitalia,” External link

Stuff Sunday, November 21, 2021 4:54:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : "Scottish business optimism bounced back over the summer but has slumped in the autumn. That's partly because the easing of Covid restrictions delivered a big confidence boost that's waned over time. "However, punishing rises in business overheads are also taking their toll on the trading outlook. And with a rise in payroll taxes on the way, there's no end in sight" External link

bbc Friday, November 5, 2021 9:29:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae explained : "Like any global conference, COP26 was bound to cause some disruption to residents and businesses in Glasgow. "While communications from the relevant authorities have mostly been good, the scale of the road closures has worried some in business as well as people who travel for work. "And even if you know about a major diversion, that doesn't compensate you if, for example, it becomes more difficult for your customers to reach you for almost a month. "On a more positive note, the high-end tourism and hospitality sector in Scotland looks likely to do well from the conference. "And the event is an opportunity to show Glasgow and Scotland, as well as our business community, to some of the most important decision-makers on the planet" External link

bbc Wednesday, October 20, 2021 1:04:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae added : “The businesses and employees hardest hit by these ongoing restrictions need proper support now. The Glasgow hospitality industry was given two days to scrap their re-opening plans. "But even now, after two weeks, we still don’t have adequate financial support measures in place. That needs remedied as a matter of urgency” External link

heraldscotland Friday, May 28, 2021 6:13:00 PM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “The defendant is at moderate-to-high risk of sexual offending, and his risk of future crime is high,” “On top of that, he was back consuming meth, and did not sleep in five days leading up to the offence,” External link

Stuff Thursday, May 20, 2021 9:43:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “This was an extraordinary election during exceptional times. On behalf of Scotland’s local business community, I offer my congratulations to those that have been successful at the ballot box and thank all the candidates for their commitment to their community” External link

heraldscotland Thursday, May 13, 2021 9:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae declared ( about The UK ) : “The crisis is nowhere near finished for thousands of important local Scottish firms” External link

heraldscotland Friday, March 19, 2021 8:11:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae declared : “new Scottish Government re-start grants are incredibly welcome” External link

heraldscotland Friday, March 19, 2021 8:11:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “Half of all Scottish independent business owners say they’re worried about their survival, and official figures show that local Scottish enterprises are laden with billions of pound of debt,” External link

eveningexpress Wednesday, March 17, 2021 1:04:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “Half of all Scottish independent business owners say they’re worried about their survival, and official figures show that local Scottish enterprises are laden with billions of pound of debt,” External link

pressandjournal Wednesday, March 17, 2021 12:52:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “Half of all Scottish independent business owners say they’re worried about their survival, and official figures show that local Scottish enterprises are laden with billions of pound of debt,” External link

thecourier Tuesday, March 16, 2021 10:51:00 PM EAT

Andrew McRae added : “These measures could have been complemented with a cut in employers’ national insurance contributions to make it cheaper to create jobs” External link

heraldscotland Thursday, March 4, 2021 8:37:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “The defendant accelerated away, with [the victim] still clinging to the bonnet,” External link

Stuff Friday, February 12, 2021 6:52:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “In explanation, the defendant stated he stole the car but had no idea that [the victim] had jumped on the bonnet when he drove off,” “The defendant and victim are strangers to each other” External link

Stuff Friday, February 12, 2021 6:52:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “walking out of the parking lot carrying the keg and didn't know what she was carrying” External link

Stuff Wednesday, February 10, 2021 6:27:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “The defendant denied all knowledge of his whereabouts and stated to police she had not seen him in a matter of months,” “She was advised of the warrants and charges he was required to be arrested for” External link

Stuff Wednesday, February 10, 2021 6:27:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : "As the largest provider of safety solutions for arenas in North America , we know our customers are looking for solutions to provide safe environments as they deal with ever changing mandates in response to the pandemic," External link

southernminn Tuesday, February 9, 2021 7:17:00 PM EAT

Andrew McRae said : "As the largest provider of safety solutions for arenas in North America , we know our customers are looking for solutions to provide safe environments as they deal with ever changing mandates in response to the pandemic," External link

prnewswire Friday, February 5, 2021 6:24:00 PM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “This rejection led to the defendant's actions,” External link

Stuff Wednesday, February 3, 2021 4:31:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “The defendant drove his car over a flowerbed to escape from the car park,” External link

Stuff Wednesday, February 3, 2021 4:31:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “Speak to any group of people in business in Scotland and you’ll find that the last 12 months has taken a toll on their collective mental health,” External link

heraldscotland Friday, January 22, 2021 8:33:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “While we want to see governments in Edinburgh and London take better care of the small business community, we have to take care of each other,” “That means more people in business seeking out help for themselves or their staff” External link

heraldscotland Friday, January 22, 2021 8:33:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “With the widespread roll-out of the vaccine, it would be a tragedy if insufficient support saw thousands of small businesses fall at the final hurdle,” External link

heraldscotland Friday, January 22, 2021 8:33:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae added : “The Scottish Government too must turn warm words into hard cash for smaller firms. That means quickly providing easy-to-access cash grants for all Scottish smaller businesses hit by this crisis, no matter their sector or status” External link

heraldscotland Tuesday, January 12, 2021 12:12:00 PM EAT

Andrew McRae said : "This should help some smaller Scottish businesses weather the current storm for a bit longer. "We'd urge all eligible independent businesses facing difficulties to apply for this help, or we face chains and larger operators swallowing up the bulk of the funding. "The Scottish government still has work to do to get previously announced support schemes up and running. And we must see help reach those that have had little or nothing so far, like many home-based businesses. CBI Scotland director Tracy Black welcomed the new grants, saying they would help some of Scotland's hardest-hit firms as they "struggle with evaporating demand and day-to-day cashflow challenges" External link

bbc Monday, January 11, 2021 9:11:00 PM EAT

Andrew McRae said : "This new cash injection could help a share of Scottish firms survive until the vaccine is rolled out. The Scottish Government must ensure this new funding reaches businesses before the end of January. " External link

heraldscotland Tuesday, January 5, 2021 7:21:00 PM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “We need to see support for the economy match the scale and pace of these restrictions,” External link

heraldscotland Monday, January 4, 2021 9:12:00 PM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “In order to stop the defendant driving off and stealing the car, he jumped onto the bonnet,” “The defendant accelerated away, with [the victim] still clinging to the bonnet” External link

Stuff Wednesday, December 16, 2020 5:56:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “In explanation, the defendant stated he stole the car but had no idea that [the victim] had jumped on the bonnet when he drove off,” “The defendant and victim are strangers to each other” External link

Stuff Wednesday, December 16, 2020 5:56:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “He had a permanent tracheostomy to assist with breathing and his other medical problems included hypertension, hypothyroidism, and recurrent respiratory infections,” “As a result of his medical history, Mr McFelin had no access to his upper gastrointestinal tract” External link

Stuff Tuesday, October 20, 2020 4:33:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “It is our understanding that some businesses that have adapted their properties to allow them to re-open or keep trading during the pandemic may eventually have to pay higher rates bills as a consequence, owing to expanded or upgraded trading space,” External link

heraldscotland Saturday, August 29, 2020 8:07:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “Years of public procurement reforms haven’t delivered for Scotland’s small business community,” External link

heraldscotland Saturday, August 29, 2020 8:07:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : "While local lockdowns might be necessary to prevent additional nationwide restrictions, today's announcement will be a hammer blow for independent firms in Aberdeen and the north east" External link

bbc Wednesday, August 5, 2020 8:04:00 PM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “Police believe the incident was in relation to trying to obtain methamphetamine,” External link

Stuff Tuesday, June 16, 2020 8:38:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “He did not slow down or stop,” External link

Stuff Tuesday, June 16, 2020 8:38:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “Local government and Ministers in Edinburgh need to help these smaller businesses who play such a key role in their community re-open safely as soon as possible, providing financial support if necessary,” External link

heraldscotland Monday, June 15, 2020 7:31:00 PM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “Local government and Ministers in Edinburgh need to help these smaller businesses who play such a key role in their community re-open safely as soon as possible, providing financial support if necessary,” External link

heraldscotland Friday, June 12, 2020 8:19:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “There may be certain sectors for whom a return to any sort of revenue generation remains some way off such as those in and reliant upon Scotland’s visitor economy, for example. Depending on how things progress over the summer, we might need to look at longer-term support for those particular parts of the economy” External link

heraldscotland Saturday, May 30, 2020 7:59:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : "When the time comes to begin to reopen, businesses won't be able to go from nought to 60 overnight. "For many employers, they'll want to phase a return to test any new systems and to keep their staff safe. "When the focus shifts from shutting down to reopening safely, Scottish businesses will want clear no-nonsense guidance from the powers that be. "We'll need to see sustained help on offer to help firms avoid stalling on restart" External link

bbc Wednesday, May 13, 2020 2:38:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae added : "This new package is another important piece in the jigsaw of support required to minimise the economic impact of this crisis. " External link

heraldscotland Thursday, April 30, 2020 7:46:00 PM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “Throughout this crisis, we’ve found Ministers in Edinburgh and London sympathetic and approachable. These governments deserve credit for delivering support to business who face difficult circumstances that are neither under their control nor their fault” External link

heraldscotland Thursday, March 26, 2020 10:48:00 PM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “Throughout this crisis, we’ve found Ministers in Edinburgh and London sympathetic and approachable. These governments deserve credit for delivering support to business who face difficult circumstances that are neither under their control nor their fault” External link

heraldscotland Thursday, March 26, 2020 9:33:00 PM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “By picking up the tab for the first 14 days of statutory sick pay, the UK Government is providing essential support for small employers,” External link

heraldscotland Thursday, March 12, 2020 8:39:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “When you look at the turbulent political landscape and the uncertainty about the post-transition trading environment, it’s no wonder confidence has taken a hit,” “We’re not back down at the record lows we saw earlier in 2019, but we’re seeing rising spare capacity and depressed hiring intentions, so we need to act” External link

TheScotsman Monday, February 17, 2020 10:15:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “Over the last two decades, Scotland’s smaller firms have revealed their mettle,” External link

TheScotsman Tuesday, December 24, 2019 10:01:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “Across Scotland we’ve still got a large number of people that want to start up on their own and many others working hard to grow and sustain their business” External link

heraldscotland Thursday, December 5, 2019 9:22:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : "The defendant had his eftpos card ready to pay for these items. However, before doing so he suddenly reached across the counter, grabbed the tobacco items, and ran from the shop," External link

Stuff Friday, October 18, 2019 5:31:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : "Many smaller firms are trapped between the rock of increased overheads and the hard place of an uncertain economic future. "Policymakers must take action on both of these fronts: taking action to reduce costs and providing certainty whenever possible" External link

bbc Friday, October 4, 2019 3:17:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae added : “LEZs in Scotland’s major cities will mean thousands of firms may have to consider upgrading their vehicles” External link

heraldscotland Monday, September 30, 2019 9:20:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : "More people in Scotland live in towns than cities. That's why governments in Edinburgh and London must make a generational investment in our towns to overcome their current challenges and prepare them for how we'll work and live in the future" External link

bbc Wednesday, August 21, 2019 2:44:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : "In terms of local closures, the banks are the worst offenders. "At the very least, they should make good on their promise to roll-out shared banking hubs and we'd urge them to start with the largest bank-less towns. "Many smaller businesses are at the forefront of using new technologies to boost their efficiency, productivity and most importantly sales. But others may be behind the curve. "Scottish Enterprise should develop a programme to give local traders a helping hand" External link

bbc Wednesday, August 21, 2019 2:44:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “Uncertainty associated with Brexit is being piled upon rising overheads, shaky revenues and squeezed margins. It’s hardly surprising that Scotland’s firms aren’t brimming with confidence” External link

heraldscotland Saturday, March 30, 2019 10:09:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae added : “Our research shows that smaller firms already take on huge numbers of people that face labour market challenges. We’re making the case for a little extra help so that they can achieve even more,” External link

itv Monday, February 25, 2019 7:58:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae added : “Our research shows that smaller firms already take on huge numbers of people that face labour market challenges. We’re making the case for a little extra help so that they can achieve even more,” External link

wandsworthguardian Monday, February 25, 2019 5:50:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “It is clear that late payment makes it more difficult to run a business in Scotland. In addition to seeing action from government, we need to see leaders of big businesses in Scotland take responsibility for how their companies treat their supply chains” External link

TheScotsman Monday, February 18, 2019 10:42:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae added : “It is clear that late payment makes it more difficult to run a business in Scotland. In addition to seeing action from government, we need to see leaders of big businesses in Scotland take responsibility for how their companies treat their supply chains” External link

wandsworthguardian Monday, February 18, 2019 5:21:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae added : “It is clear that late payment makes it more difficult to run a business in Scotland. In addition to seeing action from government, we need to see leaders of big businesses in Scotland take responsibility for how their companies treat their supply chains” External link

itv Monday, February 18, 2019 3:23:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : "It is clear that late payment makes it more difficult to run a business in Scotland. "In addition to seeing action from government, we need to see leaders of big businesses in Scotland take responsibility for how their companies treat their supply chains" External link

bbc Monday, February 18, 2019 3:16:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae added : "Smaller Scottish businesses hire EU citizens to work across a wide range of occupations - from carers to retail workers, from bar staff to engineers. Predominantly they do so by advertising a post and taking on the best person for a job, who almost always is already living in the country. " External link

heraldscotland Wednesday, December 19, 2018 7:04:00 PM EAT



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Andrew McRae added : “This creates more uncertainty. With a wholesale unit price cap, you can at least plan ahead. But with a mere discount on wholesale prices, many businesses will fear the next spike in energy costs and how high they might go. This will make it harder for firms to bid for fixed-price contracts, or to decide when, or if, they’ll open in the first half of the year” External link

heraldscotland Thursday, January 12, 2023 8:39:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “2022 has perhaps not been the year many of us were expecting. After two years of pandemic restrictions, lockdowns have given way to price hikes and a full-blown cost-of-doing-business crisis” External link

thecourier Wednesday, December 28, 2022 3:46:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “2022 has perhaps not been the year many of us were expecting. After two years of pandemic restrictions, lockdowns have given way to price hikes and a full-blown cost-of-doing-business crisis” External link

independent-ie Wednesday, December 28, 2022 3:35:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “2022 has perhaps not been the year many of us were expecting. After two years of pandemic restrictions, lockdowns have given way to price hikes and a full-blown cost-of-doing-business crisis” External link

pressandjournal Wednesday, December 28, 2022 3:30:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “2022 has perhaps not been the year many of us were expecting. After two years of pandemic restrictions, lockdowns have given way to price hikes and a full-blown cost-of-doing-business crisis” External link

independent-UK Wednesday, December 28, 2022 3:30:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “2022 has perhaps not been the year many of us were expecting. After two years of pandemic restrictions, lockdowns have given way to price hikes and a full-blown cost-of-doing-business crisis” External link

standard Wednesday, December 28, 2022 3:21:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : "This was a combination of very poor decisions on behalf of the defendant that led to the tragedy that was beyond all imagination for these five victims, extended families, friends and associates," External link

nzherald Wednesday, October 5, 2022 8:09:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae : “So, you drove 45 to 50 minutes to arrive at 1am, to sort something out for a woman you did not like (Bamber)?” External link

Stuff Tuesday, October 4, 2022 6:21:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae : “So, you drove 45 to 50 minutes to arrive at 1am, to sort something out for a woman you did not like (Bamber)?” External link

Stuff Tuesday, October 4, 2022 5:31:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “Of course, many of the more eye-catching announcements – on everything from income tax to investment zones to planning reform – are either wholly devolved to Scotland or at least involve co-operation between our various governments,” “It will be interesting to see how the Scottish Government decides to proceed in light of these moves and, indeed, how it chooses to spend any consequentials” External link

heraldscotland Saturday, September 24, 2022 7:42:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : "Across Scotland, many independent and local businesses are finding trading conditions merciless. "Overheads are rising, and every penny spent at the pump or on energy bills is cash that can't be used elsewhere. "Businesses in sectors such as retail, tourism and hospitality - especially in rural areas - are finding it difficult to recruit and retain staff. "These factors mean that far too many businesses say they're operating at far from their maximum capacity, which in turn slows down their ability to recover from the hits they took over the course of the pandemic" External link

bbc Monday, July 25, 2022 9:04:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae writes : "Robust COVID-19 clinical data sets, with linkages to patient-level administrative data on vaccination, could be leveraged as clinical trial platforms to prospectively evaluate the safety and effectiveness of vaccines and novel COVID-19 therapies," External link

medindia Monday, July 18, 2022 6:06:00 PM EAT

Andrew McRae writes : "Robust COVID-19 clinical data sets, with linkages to patient-level administrative data on vaccination, could be leveraged as clinical trial platforms to prospectively evaluate the safety and effectiveness of vaccines and novel COVID-19 therapies," External link

medicalxpress Monday, July 18, 2022 9:30:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “The level of planning that was put in place is quite disturbing,” External link

Stuff Wednesday, June 22, 2022 9:52:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “While more and more people are using cashless payment methods – like cards and phones – as long as some people want to use cash then businesses still need facilities to get change and deposit money,” External link

heraldscotland Tuesday, March 29, 2022 7:43:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “As restrictions have eased, the re-opening of businesses like childcare providers, hairdressers, eateries and shops demonstrated just how vital these firms are to the success of our towns, cities and local economies,” External link

heraldscotland Friday, December 24, 2021 8:12:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “Grant support for hospitality businesses, and their suppliers, is both a welcome and necessary step,” External link

heraldscotland Thursday, December 16, 2021 8:24:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae told : “The defendant entered the bedroom, removed her clothing, entered the bed and introduced a part of his body into the woman’s genitalia,” External link

Stuff Sunday, November 21, 2021 4:54:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : "Scottish business optimism bounced back over the summer but has slumped in the autumn. That's partly because the easing of Covid restrictions delivered a big confidence boost that's waned over time. "However, punishing rises in business overheads are also taking their toll on the trading outlook. And with a rise in payroll taxes on the way, there's no end in sight" External link

bbc Friday, November 5, 2021 9:29:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae explained : "Like any global conference, COP26 was bound to cause some disruption to residents and businesses in Glasgow. "While communications from the relevant authorities have mostly been good, the scale of the road closures has worried some in business as well as people who travel for work. "And even if you know about a major diversion, that doesn't compensate you if, for example, it becomes more difficult for your customers to reach you for almost a month. "On a more positive note, the high-end tourism and hospitality sector in Scotland looks likely to do well from the conference. "And the event is an opportunity to show Glasgow and Scotland, as well as our business community, to some of the most important decision-makers on the planet" External link

bbc Wednesday, October 20, 2021 1:04:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae added : “The businesses and employees hardest hit by these ongoing restrictions need proper support now. The Glasgow hospitality industry was given two days to scrap their re-opening plans. "But even now, after two weeks, we still don’t have adequate financial support measures in place. That needs remedied as a matter of urgency” External link

heraldscotland Friday, May 28, 2021 6:13:00 PM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “The defendant is at moderate-to-high risk of sexual offending, and his risk of future crime is high,” “On top of that, he was back consuming meth, and did not sleep in five days leading up to the offence,” External link

Stuff Thursday, May 20, 2021 9:43:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “This was an extraordinary election during exceptional times. On behalf of Scotland’s local business community, I offer my congratulations to those that have been successful at the ballot box and thank all the candidates for their commitment to their community” External link

heraldscotland Thursday, May 13, 2021 9:02:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae declared ( about The UK ) : “The crisis is nowhere near finished for thousands of important local Scottish firms” External link

heraldscotland Friday, March 19, 2021 8:11:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae declared : “new Scottish Government re-start grants are incredibly welcome” External link

heraldscotland Friday, March 19, 2021 8:11:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “Half of all Scottish independent business owners say they’re worried about their survival, and official figures show that local Scottish enterprises are laden with billions of pound of debt,” External link

eveningexpress Wednesday, March 17, 2021 1:04:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “Half of all Scottish independent business owners say they’re worried about their survival, and official figures show that local Scottish enterprises are laden with billions of pound of debt,” External link

pressandjournal Wednesday, March 17, 2021 12:52:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “Half of all Scottish independent business owners say they’re worried about their survival, and official figures show that local Scottish enterprises are laden with billions of pound of debt,” External link

thecourier Tuesday, March 16, 2021 10:51:00 PM EAT

Andrew McRae added : “These measures could have been complemented with a cut in employers’ national insurance contributions to make it cheaper to create jobs” External link

heraldscotland Thursday, March 4, 2021 8:37:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “The defendant accelerated away, with [the victim] still clinging to the bonnet,” External link

Stuff Friday, February 12, 2021 6:52:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “In explanation, the defendant stated he stole the car but had no idea that [the victim] had jumped on the bonnet when he drove off,” “The defendant and victim are strangers to each other” External link

Stuff Friday, February 12, 2021 6:52:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “walking out of the parking lot carrying the keg and didn't know what she was carrying” External link

Stuff Wednesday, February 10, 2021 6:27:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “The defendant denied all knowledge of his whereabouts and stated to police she had not seen him in a matter of months,” “She was advised of the warrants and charges he was required to be arrested for” External link

Stuff Wednesday, February 10, 2021 6:27:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : "As the largest provider of safety solutions for arenas in North America , we know our customers are looking for solutions to provide safe environments as they deal with ever changing mandates in response to the pandemic," External link

southernminn Tuesday, February 9, 2021 7:17:00 PM EAT

Andrew McRae said : "As the largest provider of safety solutions for arenas in North America , we know our customers are looking for solutions to provide safe environments as they deal with ever changing mandates in response to the pandemic," External link

prnewswire Friday, February 5, 2021 6:24:00 PM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “This rejection led to the defendant's actions,” External link

Stuff Wednesday, February 3, 2021 4:31:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “The defendant drove his car over a flowerbed to escape from the car park,” External link

Stuff Wednesday, February 3, 2021 4:31:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “Speak to any group of people in business in Scotland and you’ll find that the last 12 months has taken a toll on their collective mental health,” External link

heraldscotland Friday, January 22, 2021 8:33:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “While we want to see governments in Edinburgh and London take better care of the small business community, we have to take care of each other,” “That means more people in business seeking out help for themselves or their staff” External link

heraldscotland Friday, January 22, 2021 8:33:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “With the widespread roll-out of the vaccine, it would be a tragedy if insufficient support saw thousands of small businesses fall at the final hurdle,” External link

heraldscotland Friday, January 22, 2021 8:33:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae added : “The Scottish Government too must turn warm words into hard cash for smaller firms. That means quickly providing easy-to-access cash grants for all Scottish smaller businesses hit by this crisis, no matter their sector or status” External link

heraldscotland Tuesday, January 12, 2021 12:12:00 PM EAT

Andrew McRae said : "This should help some smaller Scottish businesses weather the current storm for a bit longer. "We'd urge all eligible independent businesses facing difficulties to apply for this help, or we face chains and larger operators swallowing up the bulk of the funding. "The Scottish government still has work to do to get previously announced support schemes up and running. And we must see help reach those that have had little or nothing so far, like many home-based businesses. CBI Scotland director Tracy Black welcomed the new grants, saying they would help some of Scotland's hardest-hit firms as they "struggle with evaporating demand and day-to-day cashflow challenges" External link

bbc Monday, January 11, 2021 9:11:00 PM EAT

Andrew McRae said : "This new cash injection could help a share of Scottish firms survive until the vaccine is rolled out. The Scottish Government must ensure this new funding reaches businesses before the end of January. " External link

heraldscotland Tuesday, January 5, 2021 7:21:00 PM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “We need to see support for the economy match the scale and pace of these restrictions,” External link

heraldscotland Monday, January 4, 2021 9:12:00 PM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “In order to stop the defendant driving off and stealing the car, he jumped onto the bonnet,” “The defendant accelerated away, with [the victim] still clinging to the bonnet” External link

Stuff Wednesday, December 16, 2020 5:56:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “In explanation, the defendant stated he stole the car but had no idea that [the victim] had jumped on the bonnet when he drove off,” “The defendant and victim are strangers to each other” External link

Stuff Wednesday, December 16, 2020 5:56:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “He had a permanent tracheostomy to assist with breathing and his other medical problems included hypertension, hypothyroidism, and recurrent respiratory infections,” “As a result of his medical history, Mr McFelin had no access to his upper gastrointestinal tract” External link

Stuff Tuesday, October 20, 2020 4:33:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “It is our understanding that some businesses that have adapted their properties to allow them to re-open or keep trading during the pandemic may eventually have to pay higher rates bills as a consequence, owing to expanded or upgraded trading space,” External link

heraldscotland Saturday, August 29, 2020 8:07:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “Years of public procurement reforms haven’t delivered for Scotland’s small business community,” External link

heraldscotland Saturday, August 29, 2020 8:07:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : "While local lockdowns might be necessary to prevent additional nationwide restrictions, today's announcement will be a hammer blow for independent firms in Aberdeen and the north east" External link

bbc Wednesday, August 5, 2020 8:04:00 PM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “Police believe the incident was in relation to trying to obtain methamphetamine,” External link

Stuff Tuesday, June 16, 2020 8:38:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “He did not slow down or stop,” External link

Stuff Tuesday, June 16, 2020 8:38:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “Local government and Ministers in Edinburgh need to help these smaller businesses who play such a key role in their community re-open safely as soon as possible, providing financial support if necessary,” External link

heraldscotland Monday, June 15, 2020 7:31:00 PM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “Local government and Ministers in Edinburgh need to help these smaller businesses who play such a key role in their community re-open safely as soon as possible, providing financial support if necessary,” External link

heraldscotland Friday, June 12, 2020 8:19:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “There may be certain sectors for whom a return to any sort of revenue generation remains some way off such as those in and reliant upon Scotland’s visitor economy, for example. Depending on how things progress over the summer, we might need to look at longer-term support for those particular parts of the economy” External link

heraldscotland Saturday, May 30, 2020 7:59:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : "When the time comes to begin to reopen, businesses won't be able to go from nought to 60 overnight. "For many employers, they'll want to phase a return to test any new systems and to keep their staff safe. "When the focus shifts from shutting down to reopening safely, Scottish businesses will want clear no-nonsense guidance from the powers that be. "We'll need to see sustained help on offer to help firms avoid stalling on restart" External link

bbc Wednesday, May 13, 2020 2:38:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae added : "This new package is another important piece in the jigsaw of support required to minimise the economic impact of this crisis. " External link

heraldscotland Thursday, April 30, 2020 7:46:00 PM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “Throughout this crisis, we’ve found Ministers in Edinburgh and London sympathetic and approachable. These governments deserve credit for delivering support to business who face difficult circumstances that are neither under their control nor their fault” External link

heraldscotland Thursday, March 26, 2020 10:48:00 PM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “Throughout this crisis, we’ve found Ministers in Edinburgh and London sympathetic and approachable. These governments deserve credit for delivering support to business who face difficult circumstances that are neither under their control nor their fault” External link

heraldscotland Thursday, March 26, 2020 9:33:00 PM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “By picking up the tab for the first 14 days of statutory sick pay, the UK Government is providing essential support for small employers,” External link

heraldscotland Thursday, March 12, 2020 8:39:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “When you look at the turbulent political landscape and the uncertainty about the post-transition trading environment, it’s no wonder confidence has taken a hit,” “We’re not back down at the record lows we saw earlier in 2019, but we’re seeing rising spare capacity and depressed hiring intentions, so we need to act” External link

TheScotsman Monday, February 17, 2020 10:15:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “Over the last two decades, Scotland’s smaller firms have revealed their mettle,” External link

TheScotsman Tuesday, December 24, 2019 10:01:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “Across Scotland we’ve still got a large number of people that want to start up on their own and many others working hard to grow and sustain their business” External link

heraldscotland Thursday, December 5, 2019 9:22:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : "The defendant had his eftpos card ready to pay for these items. However, before doing so he suddenly reached across the counter, grabbed the tobacco items, and ran from the shop," External link

Stuff Friday, October 18, 2019 5:31:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : "Many smaller firms are trapped between the rock of increased overheads and the hard place of an uncertain economic future. "Policymakers must take action on both of these fronts: taking action to reduce costs and providing certainty whenever possible" External link

bbc Friday, October 4, 2019 3:17:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae added : “LEZs in Scotland’s major cities will mean thousands of firms may have to consider upgrading their vehicles” External link

heraldscotland Monday, September 30, 2019 9:20:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : "More people in Scotland live in towns than cities. That's why governments in Edinburgh and London must make a generational investment in our towns to overcome their current challenges and prepare them for how we'll work and live in the future" External link

bbc Wednesday, August 21, 2019 2:44:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : "In terms of local closures, the banks are the worst offenders. "At the very least, they should make good on their promise to roll-out shared banking hubs and we'd urge them to start with the largest bank-less towns. "Many smaller businesses are at the forefront of using new technologies to boost their efficiency, productivity and most importantly sales. But others may be behind the curve. "Scottish Enterprise should develop a programme to give local traders a helping hand" External link

bbc Wednesday, August 21, 2019 2:44:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “Uncertainty associated with Brexit is being piled upon rising overheads, shaky revenues and squeezed margins. It’s hardly surprising that Scotland’s firms aren’t brimming with confidence” External link

heraldscotland Saturday, March 30, 2019 10:09:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae added : “Our research shows that smaller firms already take on huge numbers of people that face labour market challenges. We’re making the case for a little extra help so that they can achieve even more,” External link

itv Monday, February 25, 2019 7:58:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae added : “Our research shows that smaller firms already take on huge numbers of people that face labour market challenges. We’re making the case for a little extra help so that they can achieve even more,” External link

wandsworthguardian Monday, February 25, 2019 5:50:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : “It is clear that late payment makes it more difficult to run a business in Scotland. In addition to seeing action from government, we need to see leaders of big businesses in Scotland take responsibility for how their companies treat their supply chains” External link

TheScotsman Monday, February 18, 2019 10:42:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae added : “It is clear that late payment makes it more difficult to run a business in Scotland. In addition to seeing action from government, we need to see leaders of big businesses in Scotland take responsibility for how their companies treat their supply chains” External link

wandsworthguardian Monday, February 18, 2019 5:21:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae added : “It is clear that late payment makes it more difficult to run a business in Scotland. In addition to seeing action from government, we need to see leaders of big businesses in Scotland take responsibility for how their companies treat their supply chains” External link

itv Monday, February 18, 2019 3:23:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae said : "It is clear that late payment makes it more difficult to run a business in Scotland. "In addition to seeing action from government, we need to see leaders of big businesses in Scotland take responsibility for how their companies treat their supply chains" External link

bbc Monday, February 18, 2019 3:16:00 AM EAT

Andrew McRae added : "Smaller Scottish businesses hire EU citizens to work across a wide range of occupations - from carers to retail workers, from bar staff to engineers. Predominantly they do so by advertising a post and taking on the best person for a job, who almost always is already living in the country. " External link

heraldscotland Wednesday, December 19, 2018 7:04:00 PM EAT



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crown prosecutor53.85%EN12/06/201606/12/2016
prosecutor46.15%EN12/06/201606/12/2016
Names Lang Count
Andrew McRaeEN100.00%


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