Power Report backs electoral reform

The Power Inquiry is an independent inquiry set up by the Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust and the Joseph Rowntree Reform Trust to investigate why engagement with formal democratic politics in Britain was declining and what could be done to reverse the trend. The report of the Power Inquiry, “Power to the People”, was launched on 27 February 2006

Read more

Fair deal needed on abuse refuge TV licences – Jo


Bishopbriggs Women’s Refuge was forced to pay over £700 in TV licence fees

Read more

Comment from Jo over her appointment as Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland

Following the announcement of her appointment as Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland, Jo commented:

Read more

Oxfam Bishopbriggs welcomes Jo for the start of Fairtrade Fortnight


Jo has launched Fairtrade Fortnight at the Oxfam shop in Bishopbriggs

Read more

Jo joins Podcasting phenomenon

Jo will use Podcasting to give regular updates of her work

Read more

Jo toasts Britain’s biggest breakfast party

Jo has lent her support to Cancer Research UK’s ‘Britain’s Biggest Breakfast’ campaign

Read more

Jo congratulates Ming Campbell as new Lib Dem leader

Jo Swinson MP has expressed her delight at Ming Campbell being elected as the new leader of the Liberal Democrats.

Read more

Jo leads local Fairtrade delegation to meet Minister


School pupils and members of East Dunbartonshire’s Fairtrade Steering Group were among the delegation that quizzed Minister Gareth Thomas

Read more

Engagement with communities key for shopping centre managers – Jo

Jo calls for community engagement from shopping centre managers as Michael Green, Chief Executive of BCSC and Bridget Rosewell of Volterra Consulting listen in

Read more

Nursery fundraising efforts recognised with volunteer award


Jo has praised the fundraising efforts of staff at Riverside Childcare

Read more

Sign in with Facebook, Twitter or Email.