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Jardine welcomes delays in branch closures

Late last year the Royal Bank of Scotland announced closure of many branches across Scotland including some in Edinburgh. Today in an apparent U-turn the bank has said it will keep 10 of the branches earmarked for closure open for this year. At the end of the year the bank says an independent review will be carried out into the use of these branches More...

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By Phyllis Stephen On Friday, February 2nd, 2018
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Scottish Government deny agreement on amendments to the EU Withdrawal Bill

The Secretary of State for Scotland the Rt Hon David Mundell was on BBC Radio Scotland this morning talking about the talks between Westminster and Holyrood concerning the amendments which may be required to the More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Thursday, January 18th, 2018
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Christine Jardine invites WASPI women to attend meeting

Christine Jardine MP will be holding a meeting for WASPI women and those affected by pension reforms at Murrayfield Parish Church on 9 February 2018.   The meeting will allow anyone who has concerns to discuss More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, January 16th, 2018
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Vote on EU Withdrawal Bill – Clause 11 amendment rejected

The vote at Westminster this evening on the EU Withdrawal Bill has not pleased The Scottish Government who regard it as a power grab by the UK Government. The SNP have claimed that there is a total of 111 powers More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, January 16th, 2018
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Edinburgh MP signs the Holocaust Education Trust Book of Commitment

This week Deidre Brock MP signed the Holocaust Educational Trust’s Book of Commitment.   Edinburgh North and Leith MP Deidre Brock signing the Book of Commitment The anniversary of the liberation of the Nazi More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Saturday, January 13th, 2018
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Scotland Office costs back in the spotlight

The Secretary of State for Scotland David Mundell MP may have retained his position in the Cabinet reshuffle at the beginning of the week, but no matter who is in the office Deidre Brock MP for Edinburgh Northern More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Friday, January 12th, 2018
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Edinburgh West MP wants changes at the airport

Edinburgh Airport is one of the busiest international airports in the UK, a vital and growing hub for tourism and industry for Edinburgh and much of Scotland. However, the changing nature of the air traffic and More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, December 5th, 2017
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Edinburgh MP leads WASPI consultation

Christine Jardine, MP for Edinburgh West, is at the centre of efforts to reverse the injustice to women born in the 1950s caused by pension reforms. Ms Jardine and a cross party group of MPs launched a consultation, More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Sunday, December 3rd, 2017
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Jardine supports small business in South Queensferry

Christine Jardine MP and Gerardine Renwick at the Little Parlour South Queensferry Christine Jardine, MP for Edinburgh West, was on South Queensferry High Street yesterday to support local business on Small Business More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Thursday, November 30th, 2017
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MP blogs – Christine Jardine MP

by Christine Jardine Liberal Democrat MP for Edinburgh West. It has been quite a first six months for Christine.   There has been no shortage of issues to tackle either here in the constituency or down at More...

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