Access to cash

Lanark and Hamilton East MP Angela Crawley has written to Chancellor Rishi Sunak calling for protections to maintain access to cash. According to data from LINK – the UK’s largest ATM network – from August 2018 to December 2021, Lanark and Hamilton East saw 17 per cent of its free-to-use ATMs vanish. Coupled with closures to local … Read more

Bank of Scotland meeting

Bank of Scotland have been urged to reconsider the closure of its Carluke branch following a meeting with local representatives. Lanark and Hamilton East MP Angela Crawley, Clydesdale MSP Màiri McAllan and Councillor David Shearer (Clydesdale West) met with the bank yesterday to convey concerns raised by constituents. Bank of Scotland is the last bank in Carluke … Read more

Dovesdale plans dropped

Commenting on the news that Viridor will not be developing an incinerator at Dovesdale, Lanark and Hamilton East MP Angela Crawley said: “I was delighted to hear this morning that Viridor have ended their interest in building an incinerator at Dovesdale. “Developing an incinerator at this site would not have been beneficial for the local … Read more

Vacancy: Researcher

Angela Crawley MP is looking to employ a full-time Researcher based in her constituency office in Hamilton. This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and highly capable individual to join Angela’s team and support her work as the Member of Parliament for Lanark and Hamilton East. The successful candidate should have previous experience undertaking … Read more

Disappointing government response to debate

Lanark and Hamilton East MP Angela Crawley is calling on the UK Government to recognise that miscarriage is neither an illness nor a holiday.  In a debate on paid miscarriage leave at Westminster Hall yesterday, the SNP MP was ‘disappointed’ by the response from Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Small Business, Consumers and Labour Markets Paul … Read more

Support to extend Jack’s Law

Lanark and Hamilton East MP Angela Crawley has backed the campaign to extend Jack’s Law to support employees through bereavement. Jack’s Law, introduced in Great Britain in April 2020, focuses on the right to parental bereavement leave and pay. It currently applies to employed parents who lose a child under the age of 18 or suffer … Read more