Meeting with Santander

Angela Crawley MP and Christina McKelvie MSP held a meeting on Friday (27th Nov) with Santander to discuss their decision to leave their Hamilton town centre premises. After a breakdown in negotiations with their landlord, the bank announced their plan to leave their Quarry Street site by the 17th of December this year. Following the … Read more

UK Government must extend furlough.

Angela Crawley MP has said the Tory government is making a “devastating mistake” by cutting off the furlough scheme prematurely – warning it will lead to thousands of unnecessary job losses. The Lanark and Hamilton East MP said the cuts showed a “tale of two governments” – with the Scottish Government announcing new investment for jobs … Read more

Angela backs Carers Week 2020

Angela Crawley MP has today pledged her support for carers by backing this year’s Carers Week awareness campaign. Carers Week 2020 runs from the 8th until the 14th of June and raises awareness of caring, highlighting the challenges carers face and recognises the contribution they make to families and communities throughout the UK. The campaign … Read more

Angela welcomes easing of lockdown

Lanark and Hamilton East MP Angela Crawley has welcomed the First Minister’s announcement today that Scotland is to move to phase one of the easing of lockdown measures. The lifting of some restrictions from tomorrow (May 29th) will allow people to travel short distances for outdoor leisure and exercise, some teachers returning to schools, and … Read more