Local MP calls for extension to tribunal time-limit

Lanark and Hamilton East MP Angela Crawley last week called on the UK Government to extend the time-limit for a tribunal claim to be submitted from three to six months. Leading for the SNP at Women and Equalities Questions, Angela highlighted the need for a review of the tribunal system’s waiting times in order to … Read moreLocal MP calls for extension to tribunal time-limit

Analysis shows that the Single Market is essential for Lanark and Hamilton East.

  New economic impact analysis by the Scottish Government has confirmed that the best way to protect the local economy and household incomes in Lanark and Hamilton East is through Scotland remaining in the Single Market and Customs Union.  Failure by the Tory government to secure a Brexit deal would see Scotland take a £12.7 … Read moreAnalysis shows that the Single Market is essential for Lanark and Hamilton East.

Angela wins at MP of the Year Awards

  Lanark and Hamilton East MP Angela Crawley was last night crowned Other Parties MP of the Year at the Patchwork Foundations #MPoftheYearAwards Through the MP of the Year Awards, The Patchwork Foundation highlights and acknowledges those MPs – nominated by individuals and grassroots community organisations, and subsequently picked by an independent panel of judges – … Read moreAngela wins at MP of the Year Awards

Landmark reforms a ‘leap forward’ for transgender equality.

SNP MP Angela Crawley has welcomed the launch today of a new Scottish Government consultation proposing landmark reforms for transgender equality. The SNP’s Equalities spokesperson at Westminster said the proposals to improve gender recognition laws, in line with international best practice, would place Scotland among world leaders by making it simpler – and less intrusive – for transgender … Read moreLandmark reforms a ‘leap forward’ for transgender equality.

MP and MSP set to host Energy Advice Fair

Angela Crawley MP & Aileen Campbell MSP are set to host an ‘Energy Advice Surgery’ in Kirkton Church, Carluke. The event will open at 11am and close at 1pm. Confirmed exhibitors include the Citizens’ Advice Bureau, Money Matters, Home Energy Scotland, EDF, N-Power, Scottish Gas, Scottish Power and E-ON. Commenting, Angela said: “Thousands of my … Read moreMP and MSP set to host Energy Advice Fair

Angela welcomes Scottish ‘Turing Law’ and historic apology.

SNP Equalities spokesperson, Angela Crawley MP, has welcomed the news that Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon is set to make an historic statement of apology in the Scottish Parliament this week to those convicted under discriminatory laws against same-sex sexual activity. The apology will be made on behalf of the Scottish Government for the treatment of … Read moreAngela welcomes Scottish ‘Turing Law’ and historic apology.