Member of the Scottish Parliament for Edinburgh Pentlands
0131 443 0595
9 Kingsknowe Park,
Edinburgh EH14 2JQ
July 30, 2019
The Scottish Welfare Fund made 10,535 payments to people in Edinburgh in the last financial year, new figures show.
A total of 2,885 Community Care Grants and 7,650 Crisis Grants were awarded in the capital over the year.
The money helped people with essentials such as...
July 9, 2019
13.1% of the total number of children in Edinburgh could be affected by the two-child cap, according to new research – prompting more calls for the UK Government to scrap the “heartless” policy.
The “two-child policy” allows low-income families to claim child tax credit...
Gordon Macdonald MSP Welcomes Return To Full-Time Schooling
June 24, 2020
MSP Raises Concerns Over UK-Wide Companies Encouraging Return To Work
May 19, 2020
More Money For Edinburgh Schools And Nurseries As SNP Boost Education Spending
June 25, 2020
Treasury Treatment Os Scottish Parliament "Disrespects Devolution"
June 11, 2020
Extra Support For Students In Edinburgh
MSP Welcomes News That Tourism And Hospitality May Open On 15th July
£845,595 Funding Boost For Edinburgh Schools