Local News

No update on Hairmyres station improvements

Today I asked the Cabinet Secretary for Transport when we would have a decision on improvements to Hairmyres station and especially the parking situation. Unfortunately he was not able to give a timeframe.

Graham Simpson MSP visits BioAscent

BioAscent welcomed Graham Simpson, MSP for Central Scotland, on site this week to showcase its biology, chemistry and state-of-the-art compound management and library facilities.

Graham Simpson MSP supports Marie Curie

Graham Simpson MSP visited the Marie Curie Hospice, Glasgow and met with representatives from Marie Curie to hear about the care available for people living with a terminal illness, and their families, in the hospice and in the community nursing services across Central Scotland.

Hairmyres Parking Update

I recently asked South Lanarkshire Council for an update following their survey – helped by me – of residents on possible proposals for residents parking zones in Hairmyres. I have received the response below. I am following up on all this with a meeting with the council.