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WEST DUNBARTONSHIRE’S MP TACKLES BORIS JOHNSON DURING FIERY EXCHANGES AT COMMONS

West Dunbartonshire’s MP Martin Docherty-Hughes has hit out at Boris Johnson during fiery exchanges in parliament over the Prime Minister’s response to the Supreme Court’s judgement that it was unlawful to shut down parliament. Boris Johnson addressed the House of … Continue reading

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MARTIN SEEKS ASSURANCES ON RIGHTS OF ‘DEVASTATED’ THOMAS COOK WORKERS

Martin Docherty-Hughes, MP for West Dunbartonshire, has spoken up in parliament on behalf of ‘devastated’ staff and customers of Thomas Cook following the collapse of the airline. The SNP MP said he had been contacted by a number of Thomas … Continue reading

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CAMPAIGN CONTINUES TO HELP RESIDENTS AFFECTED BY ‘WHISKY BLACK’ FUNGUS

Martin Docherty-Hughes, MP for West Dunbartonshire, has vowed to continue helping local residents affected by ‘whisky black’ – a fungus believed to cause the discolouration of property located near to whisky bonds. The local SNP MP became the first ever … Continue reading

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MARTIN ‘WEARS IT PINK’ IN SUPPORT OF BREAST CANCER CAMPAIGN

West Dunbartonshire’s MP Martin Docherty-Hughes added a dash of pink to their usual attire to support Breast Cancer Now’s wear it pink fundraiser, which takes place on Friday 18 October. Local MP Martin Docherty-Hughes is calling for their constituents across … Continue reading

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LIB DEMS SLAMMED OVER REPORTS OF PACT WITH TORIES

Martin Docherty-Hughes MP has slammed the Lib Dems for preparing to work with extreme Brexiteers in the Tory party in an attempt to ensure the SNP doesn’t have a “clean sweep” of seats in a snap general election. The SNP … Continue reading

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MAJOR NEW PIPELINE OPENED AT ERSKINE BRIDGE

MP for West Dunbartonshire Martin Docherty-Hughes joined MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North Gavin Newlands to officially open a new almost 2km long gas pipeline under the River Clyde at the Erskine Bridge. The new pipeline replaces two 1.5km pipelines … Continue reading

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BORIS JOHNSON MUST TAKE NO DEAL BREXIT OFF THE TABLE

West Dunbartonshire’s MP has said Boris Johnson should rule out a damaging no-deal Brexit after the new Prime Minister’s plans were defeated in parliament. Local SNP MP Martin Docherty-Hughes voted in the House of Commons this week to support the … Continue reading

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TORY SHUTDOWN OF PARLIAMENT IS AN UNDEMOCRATIC DISGRACE

As I write this it’s the beginning of what’s set to be an eventful week at Westminster. Over the past few days I’ve been contacted by an unprecedented number of constituents who are outraged by Boris Johnson’s undemocratic and disgraceful … Continue reading

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