Success – Carluke Jobs Fair

Angela Crawley MP for Lanark and Hamilton East has thanked hundreds of her constituents for attending her jobs fair in Carluke Leisure Centre last Friday, May 27.  30 stallholders participated in the fair – offering a range of training opportunities, apprenticeships, part and full-time posts, as well as graduate positions. Over 300 people came along and the … Read moreSuccess – Carluke Jobs Fair

Over 400 responses on town centre consultation

Angela Crawley MP and Christina McKelvie MSP have today announced that their consultation to save the Hamilton town centre has exceeded 400 respondents in just two weeks.  The consultation was set up to listen to concerned Hamilton residents, business owners and town centre shoppers. Both parliamentarians have also held a series of meetings to discuss possible … Read moreOver 400 responses on town centre consultation

#PowertotheBump

Lanark and Hamilton East MP Angela Crawley has today backed the Equality and Human Rights Commission’s ‘Power to the Bump’ campaign. The campaign has been launched to help young expectant and new mothers know their rights at work and have the confidence to stand up for them. The Commission developed the project drawing on the … Read more#PowertotheBump

Angela highlights Mental Health Awareness Week

Lanark and Hamilton East MP Angela Crawley has today marked Mental Health Awareness Week, taking place between the 16th and the 22nd May With particular emphasis on young people and mental health awareness, the campaign aims to open up the conversation surrounding mental health, in order to overcome the stigma and discrimination attached in being diagnosed with a mental health illness. Research by the … Read moreAngela highlights Mental Health Awareness Week

Lanarkshire politicians call for delay in closure of ‘One Stop Shop’

Lanarkshire based MSPs and MPs have today called for a delay in the closure of the ‘One Stop Shop’ in Motherwell. This follows complaints from parents that alternative facilities either are not available or will not be ready in time. Currently, South Lanarkshire Council have proposed to establish their own ‘One Stop Shop’, however the … Read moreLanarkshire politicians call for delay in closure of ‘One Stop Shop’

One year on: Angela reflects on first year as an MP.

FROM HELPING CONSTITUENTS TO HOLDING GOVERNMENT TO ACCOUNT – MP STANDS UP FOR LANARK AND HAMILTON EAST  Marking one year since her election as the MP for Lanark and Hamilton East, Angela Crawley has said that her party has been the only effective opposition to the UK government and the only party consistently championing Scotland’s … Read moreOne year on: Angela reflects on first year as an MP.

Angela marks IDAHOT

As May 17th marks the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (IDAHOT), Lanark and Hamilton East MP Angela Crawley, has highlighted the widespread violence and discrimination experienced by LGBTI people. In marking the event, the local MP has sent a message of solidarity to all those who either have or are currently experiencing persecution based purely upon their sexual orientation … Read moreAngela marks IDAHOT