Today was an incredibly important – and emotional – day for me. I secured an Adjournment Debate in Parliament on Health  Safety in the Mining Industry, which gave me the privilege of paying tribute to the 15 miners who died in the Burngrange shale mining disaster 70 years ago. called on the UK government to […]

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HANNAH BARDELL MP STATEMENT ON JABIL JOB LOSSES

Both myself and Angela Constance spoke urgently to Jabil last week about potential job losses at the Livingston site, and this week we had a lengthy face to face meeting with the management. What is very clear is that the highly and multi skilled workforce has huge potential. My thoughts are with all those affected, […]

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Local MP fights for local jobs

Hannah Bardell MP has continued her campaign to secure HMRC jobs in Livingston with a direct question to the Prime Minister in the House of Commons. Speaking during PMQs on Wednesday, Ms Bardell said: “Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs employs more than 1,000 vital staff in my Livingston constituency. Despite widespread criticism from the National […]

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HANNAH BARDELL MP – BUDGET SPEECH

Last week, the Chancellor delivered his Budget on International Women’s Day, a day when women, and men, across the world celebrated women and their contribution to society, and highlighted how important it is to have an inclusive, gender-balanced workplace. I cannot think of a better day for the Chancellor to show how much we value […]

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HANNAH BARDELL MP SIGNS THE WASPI PLEDGE

I was delighted to show my support for a mass lobby of Parliament organised by the Women Against State Pension Inequality (WASPI) campaign and supported by UNISON. I was proud to sign a pledge to call on the government to implement fair transitional arrangements for WASPI women affected by the State Pension Age changes. MPs […]

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