Self-employed people across Edinburgh rejected by UK government’s support scheme

Edinburgh West MP, Christine Jardine is calling for UK Government to act now to ensure proper support for all self-employed people amid concerns that self-employed residents are falling through the gaps in the scheme.

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Christine Jardine, Edinburgh West MP, has welcomed the announcement that the Edinburgh International Book Festival is moving online this year, following its earlier cancellation due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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Edinburgh West MP, Christine Jardine, is calling on British Airways to withdraw its demands to changes in staffing, conditions and timetables which could cost more than 100 jobs at the city’s airport and undermine services as the company plans to cut 12,000 jobs across the UK.

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Laughing with friends is good medicine

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Working together as local communities during the Coronavirus

As local representatives, we want to make sure everyone has access to the information and help they need. If you live in Cramond, Dalmeny, Davidson's Mains, Kirkliston, Muirhouse, Newbridge, Ratho Station and Queensferry, click HERE to let us if you CAN help or if you NEED help. We'll post more information about the rest of West Edinburgh as we have it. 



Jardine demands Council revise LEZ following pollution death figures.

Jardine: Government Must Bring Forward Ban on Gay Conversion Therapy

Christine Jardine, MP for Edinburgh West and Lib Dem Home Affairs spokesperson, has  called on the Government to bring forward proposals banning Gay Conversion Therapy.

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Jardine joins MS Society to demand fix to PIP

Edinburgh West MP, Christine Jardine, joined people living with multiple sclerosis (MS) to deliver a petition with over 21,000 signatures to Downing Street, demanding that the Prime Minister takes action in fixing the process for claiming Personal Independence Payment (PIP).

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Jardine presses minister over tourism industry

Edinburgh West MP, Christine Jardine, has today (Thursday) asked Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, Helen Whately MP, for assurance that the UK’s upcoming departure from the European Union will not cause undue difficulty for visitors to Edinburgh, and in particular its annual International Festival.

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Jardine seeks assurance over Flybe's future.

Edinburgh West MP, Christine Jardine, has today (Tuesday) written to Flybe executives to seek assurances over the future of the airline’s operations out of Edinburgh Airport.

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