‘A humble and dedicated man… he was quite simply a gentleman’

Decency. Humility. Kindness. Those words were repeated endlessly at the funeral service for MSP Bashir Ahmad, who died suddenly on Friday. They were the words chosen - by everyone from imam to first minister - to describe a politician whose friendships and influence cut across parties and communities. With the shock of his death still … Continue reading ‘A humble and dedicated man… he was quite simply a gentleman’