MIchael Russell MSP


Member of the Scottish Parliament for Argyll and  Bute  &  Professor in Scottish Culture and Governance, The University of Glasgow 

Cabinet Secretary for Education and Lifelong Learning, The Scottish Government (2009-14) .    Previously   Read more...

MIchael Russell MSP


Member of the Scottish Parliament for Argyll and  Bute  &  Professor in Scottish Culture and Governance, The University of Glasgow 

Cabinet Secretary for Education and Lifelong Learning, The Scottish Government (2009-14) .    Previously  Minister for Environment  (2007-9) and Minister for Culture, External Affairs and the Constitution (2009).  

MSP for the South of Scotland Region 1999-2003 and 2007 - 2011

Political and cultural commentator, author of seven books including one novel , former TV producer.   Married and lives in rural Argyll.