Danny Alexander election war chest gets £50k boost

CHIEF Treasury Secretary Danny Alexander has seen his election war chest swell by over £63,000 in less than a month.

Danny Alexander received two substantial donations from Alan Savage. Picture: John Devlin
Danny Alexander received two substantial donations from Alan Savage. Picture: John Devlin

Mr Alexander, whose seat is under threat, received the majority of the cash boost via two donations totalling £50,000 from Inverness businessman Alan Savage.

Mr Savage, the former chairman of Inverness Caledonian Thistle, is the head of Orion Engineering Services and was also part of Better Together.

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He was also confirmed to have donated money to the No campaign.

The House of Commons register of financial interests shows he gave Mr Alexander £25,000 on two separate occasions last month.

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