Better Together the best of both worlds

Local MP Jo Swinson has been out and about campaigning to help keep us in the UK, and has gained the support of thousands of East Dunbartonshire residents for the campaign. Read more

Come along to Jo’s last independence meeting

East Dunbartonshire MP Jo Swinson is asking anyone who still wants a question answered on independence to attend her last public meeting in Baldernock Church Hall, Balmore on Friday 5th September. The 7pm meeting will be last of the seven public events Jo has held as part of her ‘Road to Referend...

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MP welcomes another fall in local unemployment

East Dunbartonshire MP Jo Swinson is delighted that local unemployment dropped once again last month, this time to its lowest level for over 6 years. This comes on the back of the positive news that the economy has grown by 0.8% over the last quarter, ensuring that the UK economy has now returned...

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Jo pays tribute to Sam Galbraith

Commenting on news that former Scottish Government Minister Sam Galbraith has passed away, Jo Swinson MP said:

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Jo launches her local Summer Tour

Jo Swinson MP has announced that her 2014 Summer Tour will take place from Mon 25th - Fri 29th August. The tour will take in visits to over 40 locations in East Dunbartonshire including schools, shops, small businesses and train stations. Jo is encouraging local residents to take the opportunity ...

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MP congratulates Westerton United on top result

Local MP Jo Swinson has congratulated Westerton United FC on receiving a funding award which will enable the club to expand and set up a team for nine year olds.    

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MP backs campaign to support local social enterprises

Local MP Jo Swinson is backing a campaign to get local residents buying from social enterprises to boost the local economy.

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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