David Cameron visits Dumfries

David Cameron Photo: ITV Border

Speaking ahead of his visit to Dumfries Mr Cameron said:

"This is an important fortnight for devolution. Last night the Scottish Parliament agreed that the Scotland Bill should proceed. We've seen all four main parties working together for Scotland. I promise that I will deliver on devolution and next week should see the Bill pass through Westminster"

– Prime Minister, David Cameron

Meanwhile in Westminster Dumfries MP Russell Brown asked the home secretary Theresa May MP, who is also the Secretary for women, whether or not Mr Cameron will be addressing the problem of female unemployment in Dumfries and Galloway:

The Prime Minister's visit was mentioned in Holyrood as well. Ruth Davidson MSP asked when the First Minister planned to meet the Prime MInister

David Cameron's speech in full: