Archive for April 2022

Monica Lennon calls for the Fatal Accident Inquiry into East Kilbride woman Louise Aitchison’s death to take place without delay

The Scottish Labour representative hosted Louise’s family in Parliament on Thursday (April 28). Louise (33) was murdered in her home by her boyfriend, who had previous convictions for domestic abuse, on April 28, 2020. Monica held up a photograph of the dental nurse in the chamber during First Minister’s Questions as she paid tribute to…

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Scottish Government support for reusable nappy schemes could save families £1,400

Switching to reusable nappies could save families £1,400. Scottish Labour MSP Monica Lennon is calling for Scotland-wide free access to reusable nappy schemes to help families reduce bills as the cost of living soars. It is estimated switching from single-use to reusable nappies could save households £1,400 from ‘birth to potty’. Only five local authorities…

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Scottish Labour issues fresh call to reinstate X1 bus service

Central Scotland MSP Monica Lennon has called for a fresh look at the axed X1 bus following the easing of COVID restrictions. The express service between Hamilton and Glasgow was initially pulled by operator First Glasgow in October 2019. Monica rallied against plans by First Glasgow to scrap the express bus service in 2019, and…

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