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Graham Celebrates World Porridge Day

Graham Simpson marked World Porridge Day with a smile and a mug of porridge. 

Mary’s Meals serve a daily meal of porridge to children in Malawi, Zambia and Liberia. 

Airdrie and Coatbridge Advertiser Column September 2019

Over the summer I read a book by journalist Isabel Hardman called Why We Get The Wrong Politicians. The title didn’t quite reflect the contents but it was a very good summary of all that’s wrong with our political system. It mainly focussed on Westminster but the lack of effective scrutiny, the s

Graham Wears it Pink for Breast Cancer Now

Graham Simpson MSP wears it pink for Breast Cancer Now fundraiser 

Graham Simpson dresses in pink at the Scottish Parliament to support Breast Cancer Now’s flagship fundraiser Wear It Pink 

Wear It Pink helps Breast Cancer Now fund vital breast cancer research and support 

Planning Bill Part 1 Blog

Planning is a subject that gets people worked up.

Many constituents that I have worked with over the years see a system that does not work for them, rather it is done to them.

The SNP's economic incompetence has led to fewer Scots in work

New jobs figures published by the Office for National Statistics show that in the past year, the employment rate has fallen in Scotland compared to rises across the rest of the UK. The Scottish employment rate has fallen from 75.8 per cent to 75.1 per cent.