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Ruth toasts freezing of whisky duty by Chancellor

The Chancellor has announced a scrapping of the alcohol duty escalator in today’s budget after being lobbied on the issue by Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson.While alcoholic drinks will now increase by inflation, duty on Scotch whisky will be frozen.

South Ayrshire Conservatives launch new website

Thank you for your support at the last election. Because of you, David Cameron is the first Conservative Prime Minister in 13 years and the Government’s plans to build a strong economy and a big society are in full swing. Now, to help us communicate with you, we've launched this new local website.