2014 a record year for low unemployment locally

A further fall in local unemployment in December was welcomed by East Dunbartonshire MP Jo Swinson, who is delighted that the year ended with another employment landmark reached.

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Jo congratulates local groups on lottery funding

East Dunbartonshire MP Jo Swinson has welcomed over £18,500 of Awards for All funding for two deserving local groups.

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Jo's article for the local papers on mental health

1 in 4 people in Scotland will suffer mental health problems at some point in their lifetime.  Whether it’s depression, bipolar, anorexia, anxiety or another condition, they take a huge toll on the individual -and often on their family too.  Many people find it hard to seek help, and when they do, too often they don’t get the support they need.

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MP welcomes over £40,000 of start-up loans for local entrepreneurs

East Dunbartonshire MP Jo Swinson is pleased that 12 local businesses have received Government support of £40,788 to help them get off the ground with their trading.

 

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SNP sitting on millions of pounds that could be spent on vital local services

East Dunbartonshire MP Jo Swinson has called on the SNP Government to use some of the £444million it didn’t spend in its 2013/14 budget to support vital local services.

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