Jo signs Holocaust Educational Trust Book of Commitment

Jo Swinson MP has signed the Holocaust Educational Trust’s Book of Commitment, in doing so pledging her commitment to Holocaust Memorial Day and honouring those who were murdered during the Holocaust as well as paying tribute to the extraordinary Holocaust survivors who work tirelessly to educate young people today.

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Jo visits family-run Lenzie building company

Local MP Jo Swinson paid a visit to Fleming Buildings in Lenzie for a tour of the factory and to meet the company’s staff and apprentices.

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Assembly time with Jo at Millersneuk!

Local MP Jo Swinson visited Millersneuk Primary in Lenzie on Friday to speak to P4-P7 pupils during their morning assembly.

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New Post Office coming to Woodilee

A new Post Office branch is to open next month in Woodilee Village Store, Lenzie.

The new service, located in the SPAR at Woodilee, will be one of the Post Office’s ‘local style’ branches with a low-screened, open-plan Post Office service point integrated into the retail counter. Customers will be able to carry out a wide range of Post Office transactions alongside retail purchases.

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Jo continues Orkambi fight for CF sufferers

Local MP Jo Swinson met recently with Bearsden resident Charles Boyle, whose granddaughter Zoe suffers from cystic fibrosis, to discuss the urgent need for access to the drug Orkambi for those with the condition.

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Lenzie Meadow pupils win Jo’s Christmas card comp

Poppy Baird from Lenzie Meadow Primary School has been chosen as this year’s winner of East Dunbartonshire MP Jo Swinson’s Christmas card design competition. Olivia Spence and Ella Hogan, also from Lenzie Meadow, were picked as runners-up.

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Milngavie station is third worst in Scotland

The latest ScotRail performance statistics have shown that Milngavie is the third worst performing station in Scotland, with only 27.7% of trains arriving on time.

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Jo thanks local posties at Christmas

Jo Swinson MP passed on early Christmas greetings to the team at Bishopbriggs Delivery Office. Christmas is Royal Mail’s busiest time of the year and Jo saw the hard work and dedication of local postal workers to sort and deliver festive parcels, cards and letters. 

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Jo calls on Parliamentary Pension Fund to drop fossil fuel investments

Local MP Jo Swinson has joined a cross-party group of 200 MPs and former MPs in signing the Divest Parliament pledge and calling on the Trustees of the Parliamentary Pension Fund to move their investments away from carbon-intensive industries.

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Jo donates trees for Commonwealth initiative

Local MP Jo Swinson has donated tree saplings to Milngavie in Bloom as part of the Queen’s Commonwealth Canopy, a network of forest conservation initiatives to mark Her Majesty's lifetime of service to the Commonwealth.

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