Improving men’s mental health with a ‘Men’s Shed’

East Dunbartonshire MP Jo Swinson visited the Milngavie and Bearsden Men’s Shed recently, a men’s mental health charity which aims to support men in the community who might feel lonely or isolated, to meet volunteers and chat to members about the projects they were working on.

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Jo nominates Finsbay as East Dunbartonshire’s Pub of the Year

Local MP Jo Swinson has nominated Finsbay in Milngavie as East Dunbartonshire’s entry for the Parliamentary Pub of the Year Competition.

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Westerton pupils to write to Jo after school visit

Local MP Jo Swinson visited Westerton Primary School in Bearsden recently to meet staff and chat to P7 pupils. Jo’s visit prompted a creative writing lesson for the year group, who will be writing to Jo about a matter ‘they care about’.

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Bishopbriggs company are Responsible Business champions

Local MP Jo Swinson today visited the offices of Environmental Reclamation Services Ltd. (ERS) to present staff with a certificate of recognition as East Dunbartonshire’s Responsible Business Champion 2018.

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East Dunbartonshire one of the top areas in the country for stem cell donors

Local MP Jo Swinson today praised East Dunbartonshire’s 1,309 stem cell donors and called on others to register, following figures released by Anthony Nolan, the UK’s stem cell transplant charity, which put the region in the top 25% in the country for donors.

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Swinson: homelessness deaths ‘shocking’

Local MP Jo Swinson has today described statistics showing that 449 people died while homeless in the last year, including a 33-year-old in East Dunbartonshire, as ‘shocking’ and ‘devastating’.

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What does it mean to be an MP? Jo speaks to young Milngavie pupils

Local MP Jo Swinson recently visited The Glasgow Academy Milngavie to meet staff and speak to children about being an MP.

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Spot the difference: Jo talks ‘MPs’ and ‘MSPs’ with Wester Cleddens pupils

Local MP Jo Swinson met staff and Primary 7 pupils at Wester Cleddens Primary School in Bishopbriggs to discuss the similarities and differences between MPs and MSPs.

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Jo calls on young people in East Dunbartonshire to make their mark

Jo Swinson MP is calling on young people in East Dunbartonshire to take part in the UK Youth Parliament’s ‘Make Your Mark’ campaign, the UK’s largest survey of young people’s views.

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Going viral: MP tours world leading virus research centre

Local MP Jo Swinson visited the Medical Research Council - University of Glasgow Centre for Virus Research (CVR) in Bearsden for a tour of the facilities and to meet researchers.

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