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Know the signs of cancer in young people

Today I took part in a Westminster Hall debate discussing the signs and symptoms of cancer in tee…

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£2 million invested at Daldowie’s Drax fuel plant

The vast majority of East End residents are probably blissfully unaware of the Drax fuel plant, s…

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Visit to Parkhead Housing Association

Last week, I was delighted to have the opportunity to meet with the Interim Chief Executive of Pa…

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MP pay rise should not go ahead

Since 2011, the salary of every member of Parliament is determined by an independent body, the In…

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Challenge Poverty Week

This year’s Challenge Poverty Week runs from 5th – 11th October, with the week being a fantas…

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Visit to Glasgow East Juniors RFC

Yesterday I had the great pleasure of visiting Glasgow East Juniors RFC in Barrachnie to hear mor…

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Reflections on Romania

Last month I visited Bucharest, Romania for the first time. With the UK having now left t…

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Fairtrade Fortnight

During the General Election campaign last year, it was a pleasure to sign the Fairtrade pledge an…

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Reporting back from Washington DC

Earlier this month I had the opportunity to make a brief trip to Washington DC to attend the US N…

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