Morrison, Scott

Morrison, Scott,

1968–, Australian political leader, b. Sydney. Morrison was head of tourism for both New Zealand and Australia before he became state director (2000–2004) of the Liberal party in New South Wales. A social conservative, Morrison was first elected to parliament in 2007, as a Liberal. He became minister for immigration and border protection (2013–14) under Prime Minister Tony AbbottAbbott, Tony
(Anthony John Abbott), 1957–, Australian political leader, b. London, England. His family moved to Australia in 1960. Educated at the Univ. of Sydney and, as a Rhodes scholar, at Queens College, Oxford, Abbott worked as a journalist for the Bulletin
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 and inaugurated a controversial program to stop asylum seekers from reaching Australia by boat, intercepting and delivering them to Indonesia or to offshore detention centers. He then was social services minister (2014–15) and treasurer (2015–18), serving in Malcolm TurnbullTurnbull, Malcolm Bligh,
1954–, Australian political leader, b. Sidney. Educated at the Univ. of Sidney and, as a Rhodes scholar, at Oxford, he practised law and was a journalist and a successful businessman before turning to politics.
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's cabinet from 2015. In 2018 Morrison successfully challenged Turnbull for the party leadership and succeeded him as prime minister.
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Reserves: Brian Dingle, Billy Grant, Cameron Millar, Keith Morrison, Scott St John.
BALLYMONEY UNITED YOUTH: Josh Campbell, Conall McGothigan, Matty McNeill, Jude Bolton, Conlath McFaul, Joshua Morrison, Scott Gardiner, Matty Drain, Daniel Strong, Padraig Kelly, Declan Convery, Jack McMichael, Adam Park, Peter Campbell.
Doune Castle: McLeod, Balmer, D Innes (McGowan), Feaks, C Dougherty, Burns, A Innes, McClure, Stewart, Inglis, More Substitutes: Gallagher, Morrison, Scott
Cardiff City 4-4-1-1: David Marshall (capt); Lee Peltier, Bruno Manga, Sean Morrison, Scott Malone; Craig Noone, Aron Gunnarsson, Peter Whittingham, Joe Ralls; Joe Mason, Eoin Doyle.
Going forward there was more about Albion - James Morrison, Scott Sinclair and Anichebe were all denied by Julian Speroni.
A band I have been trying to see play live for some time are the fantastic Book Group (formerly Bad Books) who were brought together by the well kent faces of Graeme Anderson, Michael Morrison, Scott Finnigan and Andrew Brodie, but I continually missed every gig they had played up until last week when I finally saw them at King Tuts Wah Wah Hut in Glasgow as part of the New Years Revolution.
"Then you look at our midfield and we are swamped with top players - from James Morrison, Scott Brown, Charlie Adam, Darren Fletcher, James McArthur, Graham Dorrans, Robert Snodgrass and Don Cowie.
*, Victoria Diane Monette *, Meagan Ann Morin, Paige Janet Morrill, Kristen Lee Morrison, Scott James Murray, Stephen John Natale, Robert Joseph Nelson, Michael Anthony Nygard, Joshua Lee O'Coin, Meghan Rae O'Leary, Angela Lee Orton *, Timothy John Page, Brenden John Palmer, Aaron M.
Doune Castle: McLeod, J Balmer, More, C Dougherty, Coubrough, Burns, A Innes, McClure, McClymont, McGowan, Duszynski Substitutes: Gallagher, Morrison, Scott
BALLYMONEY UNITED YOUTH: Matty McNeill, Jude Bolton, Cameron Milliken, Joshua Morrison, Scott Gardiner, Matty Drain, Daniel Strong, Aaron Dallat, Padraig Kelly, Declan Convery, Jack McMichael, Adam Park.
Cardiff City 4-4-2: David Marshall (capt); Lee Peltier, Bruno Manga, Sean Morrison, Scott Malone; Craig Noone, Aron Gunnarsson, Peter Whittingham, Matt Kennedy; Conor McAleny, Eoin Doyle.
INVERNESS Owain Tudur-Jones, Shane Sutherland, David Raven, Gavin Morrison, Scott Mathieson.