Can they go the distance? MP weighs in on funding push for Kirky boxing club

Local MP Jo Swinson met recently with the owners of Kirkintilloch Boxing Gym, a not-for-profit organisation that aims to help young people and those recovering from addiction to keep active and social.

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Jo Swinson MP Celebrates a Year Since Her Election

On the one-year anniversary of the 2017 general election, I’d like to thank all of you who voted for me to represent the people of East Dunbartonshire once more.

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Swinson: community must be heard on Morrisons Bishopbriggs redevelopment

Responding to news that Morrisons have started the planning application process for the old Bishopbriggs High School site and the town centre land around the Triangle, MP Jo Swinson has given a cautious welcome to progress but urged meaningful engagement with the community over the plans.

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ScotRail director pledges improved services at meeting with MP and resident

At a meeting this week between Jo Swinson, MP for East Dunbartonshire, Alex Hynes, Managing Director of ScotRail, and Milngavie resident Lynn Reid, the ScotRail director accepted that performance on the Milngavie line had been unacceptable and laid out the steps that the company was taking to improve train services.

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Jo Swinson visits industry-leading Kirky business

MP for East Dunbartonshire Jo Swinson today visited PW Hall Ltd, a Kirkintilloch-based business of longstanding international reputation in the plastics industry, for a tour of the factory and to meet staff.

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Jo Swinson challenges CALA over lack of public engagement on Jellyhill

Local MP Jo Swinson and Councillor Gary Pews met recently with senior directors from CALA Homes to express concerns over the company’s plans to build 135 new homes near the canal at Jellyhill, Bishopbriggs.

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Local MP writes in support of new Lenzie Post Office

MP for East Dunbartonshire Jo Swinson has submitted her response to the Post Office’s consultation, in support of the proposed new premises at the Lifestyle Express on Auchinloch Road.

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Jo Swinson visits proposed new Lenzie Post Office site

Local MP Jo Swinson recently visited the proposed site for the re-opening of the Lenzie Post Office – the Lifestyle Express on Auchinloch Road, Lenzie – and met with the shop’s co-owner Aaqib Chaudhry.

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MP nominates employee-owned Bishopbriggs company as local business champion

MP for East Dunbartonshire Jo Swinson this week nominated Bishopbriggs-based business Environmental Reclamation Services Ltd. (ERS) for an award as a responsible business champion.

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Local MP contacts Santander over Milngavie branch closure

Following the announcement that the Santander branch on Main St in Milngavie is to close in November 2018, local MP Jo Swinson has written to Santander officials to request a copy of the full impact assessment the bank carried out.

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