Retain and Strengthen RM Condor

Ensuring that the marine base at RM Condor has a long term future of one of my key campaign pledges.

After tireless campaigning, I am delighted the the UK Government has guarenteed the future of RM Condor at Arbroath ahead of the Government's Better Defense Estate Review.    


12th March

You can read my latest Arbroath Herald column on the reassurances on the future of RM Condor. 


16th January 2019

Today the Prime Minister praised the 45 commando and RM Condor at PMQs.


9th January 2019

At a westminster hall debate I chaired this week. Defence secretary Tobias Ellwood confirmed that the future of RM Condor is safe ahead of the MoD's Better Defense Estates Strategy. Thank you to everyone to signed the petition!


10th December 2019

RM Condor plays a vital role in the UK's defences as well as being an integral part of the community here in Angus. I believe we must ensure its long-term future, and I have launched a petition calling on the UK Government to retain and strengthen the base. You can read the text of the petiton below.

RM Condor Petition

I will be collecting signatures over Christmas and New Year, please feel free to go along to one of the many locations below where you can sign the petition too.

Anchor Bar Arbroath
Caffe Barista, Arbroath
The Corn Exchange, Arbroath
The Old Brewhouse, Arbroath
Royal British Legion Arbroath
Royal British Legion Scotland - Forfar Branch
RBLS Montrose


Prime Minister praises RM Condor

The Prime Minister has paid tribute to Royal Marines “past and present” who have served at RM Condor as she re-iterated UK Government plans to keep 45 Commando at the Angus base.