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I'm An MP, And My Wife's Carer. Bringing Back Parliament Forces Me Into An Impossible Choice

1 month ago   |   By Huffington Post

For me, an abiding image of this coronavirus pandemic is of my nearly three-year-old granddaughter, Isla, staring in astonishment at Grandpa speaking on the telly, while she knew for a fact that he was just next door under the stairs. The ‘virtual Parliament' worked. I made a big speech about how we must ensure that the Highlands tourism industry survives the pandemic - and a few days before I asked a question about a young couple in Sutherland whose small business had fallen through the cracks in the floorboards and were receiving no financial help at all. It wasn't perfect. I couldn't...
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