30th June 2011

On the election of Iain McKenzie as the new MP for Inverclyde:

Duncan McNeil, MSP for Greenock and Inverclyde, said: “This was a by-election no one wanted and David Cairn’s untimely death leaves a huge hole in this community.

“But in Iain McKenzie we have a first class MP who has a track record of working hard and delivering for Inverclyde,

“I am confident he will prove to be a strong voice for Inverclyde at Westminster.”