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Stewartfield Drive - Road Surface Issue

An MSP has won an agreement to fix an East Kilbride road – just months after it was resurfaced.

South Lanarkshire Council paid for Stewartfield Drive to be resurfaced.

General Questions - Active Travel - 1st February 2018

I asked the Scottish Government Minister for Transport Humza Yousaf how major road projects promote active travel.

It is vital that active travel is not overlooked when planning new road projects.

PAS - New Youth Volunteering launch

I was delighted to be at the launch of a new youth volunteering programme recently.  PAS (Planning Aid for Scotland) is a charity that offers free planning advice and a mentoring service to community groups, young people, volunteers, and for those simply interested in how planning is shaping thei

European Union Withdrawal Bill Debate

I spoke during the debate on the European Union Withdrawal Bill in my capacity as Convenor of the Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee.  It is vital that we get a successful transition as we leave the EU.  My colleagues raised interesting views in the debate, highlighting that there is still

Greenhills Post Office relocation update

The Post Office has informed me that after public consultation the Greenhills Branch will move to Costcutter, 1 Greenhills Square, East Kilbride, G75 8TT.

I will update you if there are any changes to these proposals. Please see below for more information.

Greengairs Post Office temporary closure update

For operational reasons, the Greengairs Post Office branch closed temporarily on 14 December 2017. They have been in contact to indicate that they are working towards finding a solution to the closure. I will update you in due course on any developments.