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May 28, 2018
In 2000, the UK was the first country in Europe to ban fur farming when the breeding and slaughter of animals for the value of their fur was banned on public morality grounds. I have long believed that the UK must lead the world on high animal welfare standards and I am proud of our...
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There is a long history of betting shops in many communities and I appreciate that they make a significant contribution to the economy and provide employment for many people in our constituency and across the country. The success and sustainability of our high streets is also important and although I recognise that many people enjoy...
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I sympathise profoundly with anyone affected by cancer and I appreciate that charities such as CLIC Sargent offer invaluable support to young cancer patients and their families during an incredibly difficult time. I know CLIC Sargent’s report, ‘Cancer Costs’, identified the additional emotional stress caused by financial pressures as a significant problem for young cancer...
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Shadow Scotland Secretary Lesley Laird is set to confirmed as Scottish Labour’s deputy leader in the coming days. As of the 12 noon deadline for nominations today (Monday 28 May 2018), Laird was the only nominated candidate for the vacancy. Lesley Laird will be formally confirmed as the party’s deputy leader in the coming days at a...
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Kirkcaldy politicians Lesley Laird MP and Claire Baker MSP visited the K107 FM studios recently to congratulate the team as it marks a double celebration. Kirkcaldy Community Radio has installed national news from the Sky News Network, which will allow presenters to link direct for live new updates at the top of the hour. Additionally,...
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