Colin Smyth was elected a Scottish Labour Member of The Scottish Parliament for South Scotland in May 2016.
In early 2018 Colin was appointed Scottish Labour Spokesperson for Rural Economy, Connectivity and Transport.
The South of Scotland encompasses:
South Ayrshire, Dumfries and Galloway, The Scottish Borders
And includes parts of:
North Ayrshire, East Ayrshire, South Lanarkshire, Midlothian, East Lothian.