Jardine: Public must have option to reject botched Brexit

Christine Jardine, MP for Edinburgh West, has warned that the Conservatives’ ‘botched Brexit’ will leave the UK poorer, and has called for the public to be given the final say on the deal.

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Jardine: Give Us More Details on Protection of Women and Children

Edinburgh West MP, Christine Jardine, has today pressed DWP ministers over the protection of victims of domestic abuse.

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Jardine congratulates Edinburgh Airport on busiest ever year for a Scottish airport.

Edinburgh West MP Christine Jardine has congratulated Edinburgh Airport on having the busiest ever year for a Scottish Airport in 2018.

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Jardine seeks safeguards for vulnerable welfare claimants

Edinburgh West MP Christine Jardine has today (Tuesday 8 January) called on ministers to guarantee that safeguards will be put in place for vulnerable people being moved from legacy benefits to universal credit.

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Jardine in bid to change asylum seeker employment rules

Edinburgh West MP, Christine Jardine, has today introduced a bill in Parliament which would give asylum seekers the right to work after 3 months of arriving in the UK while waiting for their claim to be processed.

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Jardine challenges Transport Secretary over airline fears

Christine Jardine, MP for Edinburgh West, has today (Thursday 10 January) challenged the Secretary of State for Transport over fears of air operators out of Edinburgh Airport over Brexit.

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Jardine: It’s time for a grown-up debate on cannabis

Edinburgh West MP, Christine Jardine, has asked for a ‘grown-up’ debate to be brought to Parliament to decriminalise and regulate the cannabis market.

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Jardine demands reassurances over security at airports

Edinburgh West MP, Christine Jardine, has called on the Government to do more to reassure air passengers in the wake of last month’s drone incident at Gatwick Airport.

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MILLENIALS WAITING A MILLENNIUM FOR FAIRER FARES

Edinburgh West MP, Christine Jardine, has today tabled a motion to Parliament calling for a delay to the introduction of a young persons' rail card to be reversed. 
 
In his 2017 budget speech, the Chancellor announced that a new 26 - 30 'Millennials' rail card would be introduced to give holders a 1/3 discount on rail fares nationwide. 
 
Following a series of delays, the Rail Delivery Group had promised that the railcard would be rolled out by the end of this year. However, it was revealed today that the card would now be introduced to coincide with a 3.1% average fare increase on 2 January 2019. 
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Jardine Lends Support to Access all Areas Campaign

Edinburgh West MP, Christine Jardine, has raised the problem of guide dog owners being refused access to taxis and minicabs at a time of year when many people will be travelling to visit family and friends.

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