Category Archives: Campaign Emails

COVID-19: SUPPORT FOR PUBS

Pubs and restaurants are a valued part of our communities and they have been hit particularly hard by the Coronavirus pandemic.

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SUPPORT FOR LOW-INCOME HOUSEHOLDS

The SNP at Westminster have been pressing the UK Government to support people on low income throughout the coronavirus crisis.

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BRITISH AIRWAYS JOB LOSSES

It is evident that the global aviation industry is facing an unprecedented challenge in the face of the coronavirus outbreak. However, the announcement by British Airways that they are making nearly 30% of its workforce redundant came as a huge … Continue reading

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COVID-19: LEGACY BENEFITS

The SNP has called for the unfair disparity between the UK government’s benefits system to be resolved with a cash boost given to people claiming ‘legacy’ benefits such as Job Seekers Allowance and Employment Support Allowance.

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COVID-19: MATERNITY LEAVE

As you may be aware, employment law is a reserved matter which means that the UK Government is responsible for parental leave and pay. It’s clear that the UK Government needs to do more to expand parental leave and pay, … Continue reading

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COVID-19: SUPPORT FOR CARE HOMES

New figures released by the National Records of Scotland underline the devastating impact Coronavirus is having across our communities. In West Dunbartonshire 52 people have lost their lives to Covid-19, including 26 in local care homes. Behind every number is … Continue reading

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SUPPORT FOR RENTERS

SNP MPs have tirelessly campaigned to strengthen our social safety net and to ensure that universal credit is fit for purpose and we will continue to do so in this time of crisis. We agree that the UK Government needs … Continue reading

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COVID-19: SUPPORT FOR SELF EMPLOYED

On 26th March the UK Chancellor finally bowed to pressure from MPs, business organisations, and individuals, and unveiled a self-employed income support scheme. To ensure you are informed of what has been announced, below is a summary of the key … Continue reading

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