Covid-19 Health updates

  Latest guidance about COVID-19 from NHS Scotland and the Scottish Government, including social distancing and stay at home advice. https://www.nhsinform.scot/illnesses-and-conditions/infections-and-poisoning/coronavirus-covid-19 https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/  

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Constituency update

My constituency surgeries for the rest of March have been cancelled due to the ongoing spread of COVID-19. My team and I are still on hand to help constituents with any issues or concerns they might have, so we are happy to arrange telephone appointments until we can hold surgeries again. Please email hannah.bardell.mp@parliament.uk with […]

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Coronavirus and the impact on benefit sanctions

The issue of benefit sanctions and income security while self-isolating due to potential exposure to Coronavirus was brought up in Prime Minister’s Questions by SNP Westminster leader Ian Blackford. The SNP has called on the Prime Minister to provide emergency legislation to protect workers’ rights and ensure people receiving Universal Credit do not face sanctions […]

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WASPI West Lothian

I was delighted to meet with the WASPI (Women Against State Pension Injustice) West Lothian group. This issue has run on for far too long; it’s time for the Conservative Government to get their heads out of the sand and put an end to this serious injustice. WASPI women are guilty of nothing; they’ve had […]

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API Foils buyout saves 100 jobs

Delighted to hear that API Foils in Livingston has been bought by major global packaging business, Aldus. It’s great news for the employees, their families and our local area which has a long and very proud tradition of manufacturing. API was the second oldest company in Livingston and has a staff which is hugely experienced […]

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