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Bryan Simpson with Ged Killen MP, Andrew Hilland- candidate for Lanark and Hamilton East - and Monica Lennon MSP

Better Than Zero and Labour unite against precarious work & low pay

Bryan Simpson of Better Than Zero met with Hamilton, Larkhall & Stonehouse Labour Party to discuss the movement against precarious work, and the fight for better pay and conditions. (more…)

Monica Lennon MSP

Larkhall care home closure debated in Parliament but local SNP MSP avoids it

In a lively debate in the Scottish Parliament, Labour MSP Monica Lennon calls for South Lanarkshire care home closures to be halted. (more…)

DWP sanctions are disproportionately affecting young person

Tories’ Universal Credit sanctions hitting local young people

More than three-quarters of Universal Credit sanctions in Lanark and Hamilton East have landed on people under 30, new analysis from the Labour Party shows. (more…)

Proposed Whitehill Incinerator Height Comparison

Developer refuses to accept Whitehill incinerator rejection

The developers of a proposed incinerator in Whitehill have lodged an appeal against South Lanarkshire Council’s decision to refuse planning permission. (more…)

Clare Haughey remarks on mental health have been branded "crass"

Health Minister Clare Haughey condemned for “crass” remarks on mental health

The SNP Health Minister, and Rutherglen MSP, Clare Haughey has been criticised after saying the Scottish government is a “victim of its own success” in dealing with the stigma of mental health. (more…)

South Lanarkshire Council HQ

SNP block moves to give all councillors a vote on budget

In a close-run vote in South Lanarkshire Council the SNP controlling group have refused to give budgeting powers to the full council. (more…)

Monica Lennon

Monica Lennon gets Health job in Shadow Cabinet reshuffle

Monica Lennon has been named as the new Shadow Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport following Richard Leonard’s shadow cabinet reshuffle. (more…)

John McDonnell addresses conference

Ged Killen: Labour are ready to rebuild Scotland

Ged Killen MP reports from the Labour Party Annual Conference. (more…)

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Monica Lennon calls for an end to the stigma of drug and alcohol misuse
Monica Lennon on ending period poverty

Watch me speak at Pride Glasgow

Gepostet von Ged Killen MP for Rutherglen & Hamilton West am Samstag, 19. August 2017
Ged Killen speaking at Glasgow Pride 2017
Monica Lennon discusses period poverty on STV News Tonight on 14/08/2017
Ged Killen MP makes his maiden speech
Ged Killen MP makes his maiden speech