Stalled Spaces initiative could breathe new life into Morrisons site - Jo

Local MP Jo Swinson has suggested that the vacant Morrisons site is submitted as a Stalled Spaces project.  Stalled Spaces is an initiative aimed at bringing derelict and vacant land back in to temporary use to benefit communities

Stalled Spaces initiative could breathe new life into Morrisons site - Jo

SNP need to fix A&E crisis - Jo

Local MP Jo Swinson is calling on SNP Ministers to tackle the health crisis facing A&E units.  Her call comes following new weekly statistics that show just 75.9% of A&E patients at NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde were seen within four hours between 16 and 22 February, the worst figures of ...

SNP need to fix A&E crisis - Jo

SNP denying cash to disadvantaged pupils in East Dunbartonshire

Jo Swinson MP for East Dunbartonshire has criticised the SNP Government after their Education Secretary revealed that local children are set to miss out on support from a new attainment fund. 

SNP denying cash to disadvantaged pupils in East Dunbartonshire

Thomas Muir - 250th Anniversary Celebrations

A National Committee has been formed to commemorate the 250th anniversary of the birth of Thomas Muir – known as ‘The Father of Scottish Democracy’.

Thomas Muir - 250th Anniversary Celebrations

SNP failing young people with mental health problems – Jo

Local MP Jo Swinson is backing the Scottish Children’s Services Coalition (SCSC) in their call for the Scottish Government to take urgent action and ensure that NHS Health Boards achieve waiting time targets for children and adolescent services.

SNP failing young people with mental health problems – Jo

Jo supports campaign to make voices of people with a learning disability heard in general election

Local MP Jo Swinson has signed up to show her support for Mencap’s Hear my voice campaign. The new campaign is about empowering people with a learning disability and their families to have their voices heard by their local MPs and candidates in the lead up to the May 2015 General Election. 

Jo supports campaign to make voices of people with a learning disability heard in general election

Jo urges people to speak out against SNP Super ID database plans

Jo Swinson MP for East Dunbartonshire is urging local residents to loudly oppose the SNP’s plans to expand access to their super ID database. 

Jo urges people to speak out against SNP Super ID database plans

Friendship Circle important resource for Milngavie’s older residents - Jo

Jo Swinson MP for East Dunbartonshire paid a visit to the Friendship Circle last week. The group provides an opportunity for housebound elderly people in the Milngavie area to meet up each week and have lunch, chat with friends and take day trips.

Friendship Circle important resource for Milngavie’s older residents - Jo

Jo pays visit to pioneering local facility

Local MP Jo Swinson paid a visit to the Visual Impairment and Learning Disability (VILD) centre in Bishopbriggs last week, a pioneering facility that supports people with sight loss and a learning disability or other complex needs.

Jo pays visit to pioneering local facility

Jo hears about Asda’s community role and Mumdex panel views

Local MP Jo Swinson paid a visit to Asda Bearsden to hear about their role in the community and to discuss the latest Mumdex report and what it means for East Dunbartonshire’s families.

Jo hears about Asda’s community role and Mumdex panel views

About Jo

Jo Swinson MP represents her home seat of East Dunbartonshire, having won it from Labour in 2005 and being re-elected in 2010. In September 2012 Jo was appointed the Minister for Employment Relations and Consumer Affairs in the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills and Minister for Women and Equalities in the Department of Culture, Media and Sport. Read more