CJ to launch 2021 Summer Advice Surgery Tour

Christine will be holding outdoor, socially distanced advice surgeries across West Edinburgh throughout August. Conscious that although her office has been continuing to operate during the Covid-19 crisis, there may be issues that you wish to discuss directly with her. All surgeries will take place at 2.30, by appointment. If you would like an evening appointment or one at another time, please let us know. Please get in touch via [email protected] or 0131 285 5972 to book a slot. 

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Edinburgh EU Citizens Stuck In Home Office Backlog

Edinburgh West MP Christine Jardine has called for 2680 EU citizens to be given the right to stay in the UK as Home Office hold-ups mean their applications have not been processed with less than 30 days to the Government deadline.

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Jardine tables bill calling for cleaner air standards

Edinburgh West MP Christine Jardine has called for the targets set by the World Health Organisation for cleaner air to be met across the UK. The move comes in a bill tabled by the Lib Dem MP in Parliament.

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Jardine Supports Travel Industry Day of Action

Over the past weeks Christine has drawn attention to the struggles of the aviation, travel and tourism industries including a in speech outlining the hampering effect of the Government’s muddled travel guidance, calling for them to take the concerns of businesses seriously.  

 

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JARDINE CALLS FOR GREATER URGENCY TO COMBAT PET THEFTS

Edinburgh West MP Christine Jardine has called for more to be done to combat the surge in the number of pet thefts since the start of the pandemic.

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JARDINE WARNS OF DEPSERATE CONSEQUENCES OF GOVERNMENTS’ REFUSAL TO ACT OVER MEDICAL CANNABIS

Edinburgh West MP Christine Jardine has criticised the government over its continued lack of support for families coping with the financing pressure of vital medicinal cannabis for their children.

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Christine calls for ATM charges to be lifted at the Western General

Edinburgh West MP Christine Jardine has asked for the unfair charges to be removed so everyone attending hospital has free access to cash.

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JARDINE CALLS FOR ACTION ON GENDER PRICING

Edinburgh West MP Christine Jardine has called on the government to clamp down on gender targeted pricing. 

In the Commons today (26/05) the Liberal Democrat MP pointed out that women are still paying up to 20 per cent more for basic goods and services than men do in many instances. 

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Jardine calls for furlough extension

Local MP Christine Jardine and Liberal Democrat Treasury Spokesperson has called for furlough to be extended until the end of the year following the latest disappointing employment figures.

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JARDINE CALLING FOR GREEN POLICIES TO BE CENTRAL TO UK CONNECTIVITY

Christine Jardine, MP for Edinburgh West, is urging the UK Government to put green issues at the centre of UK connectivity and make Edinburgh a crucial transport hub for Scotland.

The Union Connectivity Interim Report, published on March 10 2021, commits the Government to £20m for projects including upgrading the A75 between Gretna, Dumfries and Stranraer and faster rail links between Scotland and England.

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