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GMB members demand Glasgow City Council settle equal pay claim

Scottish Labour backs striking Glasgow council workers in equal pay dispute

Thousands of women employed by Cordia Services will take industrial action over the collapse of equal pay negotiations with Glasgow City Council (GCC). (more…)

Scotland’s shame as rape survivors waiting almost a year for support

Scotland’s shame as rape survivors waiting almost a year for support

Scottish Government figures reveal that some rape survivors are having to wait nearly a year to access support services. (more…)

Over 600 workers in Hamilton could face sanctions under universal credit

Over 600 workers in Hamilton could face sanctions under universal credit

Labour has called for the Tory government to “pause and fix” Universal Credit as new figures reveal that 4 in 10 working people on the benefit are being told to seek more work. (more…)

Hundreds of Lanark and Hamilton East workers face brutal sanctions

Hundreds of Lanark and Hamilton East workers face brutal sanctions

More than 400 workers in Lanark and Hamilton East risk being punished for having a low paid job under the UK government’s controversial new welfare system. (more…)

Ged Killen MP

Ged Killen calls on Theresa May to legislate for same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland

Delivering a key note address at the annual Amnesty International Belfast Pride Lecture last night, Ged Killen said opponents of equal marriage know they have lost the argument. (more…)

Monica Lennon

MSP Monica Lennon speaks out about antisemitism and calls for Labour to adopt IHRA definition in full

“The Labour Party should adopt the IHRA definition of antisemitism and all eleven of its associated examples.” (more…)

Andy Carmichael and Andrew Hilland camapaigning against the closure of McWhirter House

Labour launches campaign to save Larkhall care home

Following South Lanarkshire Council’s decision to close McWhirter House care home in Larkhall, the local Labour Party has launched a campaign to save the council-run facility.

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Monica protesting against the proposed Whitehill incinerator

Monica Lennon challenges incinerator developer to respect local community

Monica Lennon MSP has lodged a motion in the Scottish Parliament welcoming South Lanarkshire Council’s decision to reject a new planning application for an incinerator in Whitehill and “calls on the developer to recognise the wishes of the local community and accept this rejection as final”. (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