Angela calls for EU vote registration to be extended

Lanark and Hamilton East MP Angela Crawley has said the voter registration deadline for the EU referendum must be extended following technical problems with the website last night. As a result of a late surge in those attempting to register to vote, users reported being unable to register as the deadline approached and the website … Read more

Angela marks ‘Volunteers Week’

Angela Crawley MP for Lanark and Hamilton East is helping to mark the tremendous contribution made each year by volunteers to the Scottish economy and society. From 1 to 12 June, Volunteers’ Week Scotland is taking place as part of a UK-wide series of events to highlight the invaluable work done by volunteers up and down … Read more

Forth Welfare Surgery

Angela Crawley MP has announced a drop-in event in Forth on Friday 17 June to help constituents resolve issues with benefits. The specialist Welfare Surgery will take place from 10am to 12 noon in the Forth Community Resource Centre. The Lanark and Hamilton East MP is joining with local organisations to assist residents who have … Read more

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 more

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 more


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

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 more