Address correction for petitions committee: please use

This from the clerk to the Petitions Committee:

I see that your blog directs readers to write directly to David Stewart MSP.  Is there any chance that you could amend it to direct folk to  That way, your readers will be writing to the Committee rather than an individual Member.  It would also take away a step or two and speed up the process this end.

I have therefore amended the earlier blog post as requested. If you have already written to the Convener, as I originally suggested, no harm done and you need not do anything. I apologise for my poor knowledge of parliamentary etiquette, which I will be more careful about from now on.

The advice about writing to your MSPs stands; you can find them at

About Paul Braterman

Science writer, former chemistry professor; committee member British Centre for Science Education; board member and science adviser Scottish Secular Society; former member editorial board, Origins of Life, and associate, NASA Astrobiology Insitute; first popsci book, From Stars to Stalagmites 2012

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