The MP for Dumfries has delivered his maiden speech in the House of Commons.
Richard Arkless, who is the third SNP candidate ever to win in Dumfries and Galloway, focused on increasing tourism in the south west of Scotland.
He spoke about the need to improve internet connectivity to help small businesses.
SNP MP Calum Kerr is the first non Liberal Democrat MP in the Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk constituency for fifty years.
Jenny Longden talks to him about life as a Scottish Nationalist in Westminster.
SNP's newly elected MP for Dumfries and Galloway has called his appointment a "historic win".
Richard Arkless is only the third SNP candidate ever to win in Dumfries and Galloway.
For the past ten years the seat has been held by Labour's Russell Brown, who came third in this election, behind the Conservative's Finlay Carson.
Mr Arkless follows in the footsteps of George Thompson in 1974 and Alisdair Morgan in 1997:
See the full results and percentages from the vote in Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk, where the SNP took the seat after a recount.Read the full story ›
Our profile on the MP elected by Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk, Calum Kerr.Read the full story ›
See the full results and percentages, as Richard Arkless of the SNP won Dumfries and Galloway from the Scottish Labour Party.Read the full story ›
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