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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Local MSP and MP call for halt on flight paths changes until proper regulatory framework is in place

Fiona Hyslop MSP and Hannah Bardell MP have responded to Edinburgh Airport’s “surprise” announcement of details of their proposals on the Airspace Change Programme and criticised the lack of a proper regulatory framework for decision-making. Speaking in her Livingston constituency on Friday, Ms Bardell said: “This announcement has taken everyone by surprise; our understanding was that the CAA […]

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HANNAH BARDELL MP WINS CONCESSIONS FROM UK GOVERNMENT ON INDEPENDENT AVIATION NOISE AUTHORITY

Hannah Bardell has welcomed a ‘big win against noise pollution’ as the UK government has confirmed it plans to establish an Independent Aviation Noise Authority (IANA), following calls from the MP. Ms Bardell has campaigned for the establishment of an IANA since her election in 2015, holding debates and pressing Ministers, after the Edinburgh airport […]

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