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Innovative ‘bank on wheels’ is first for county customers

Innovative ‘bank on wheels’ is first for county customers

June 02, 2014  |   Posted by :   |   Featured,News   |   0 Comment»

Fiona O’Donnell MP and Iain Gray MSP were introduced to “Morag” the RBS Group’s first ‘bank on wheels’ last week outside the bank’s Court Street branch in Haddington. The parliamentarians ...

MP & MSP visit county’s unique wakeboarding park

MP & MSP visit county’s unique wakeboarding park

June 02, 2014  |   Posted by :   |   Featured,News   |   0 Comment»

The county’s MP Fiona O’Donnell and MSP Iain Gray visited the Foxlake Adventures wakeboarding park near Dunbar recently to have a tour of the unique facility and find ...

Fiona raises passport chaos with Home Secretary

Fiona raises passport chaos with Home Secretary

May 30, 2014  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   0 Comment»

Following a spate of complaints from people in East Lothian about problems experienced with having their passports processed in time, county MP Fiona O’Donnell has written ...

Letter from Westminster: Safeguarding a right to education

Letter from Westminster: Safeguarding a right to education

May 29, 2014  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   0 Comment»

Recent events in Nigeria have served to remind us how lucky children here are to be able to undertake their education free of the threat of violence ...

Local pupils tell Fiona why they want to send ALL their friends to school

Local pupils tell Fiona why they want to send ALL their friends to school

May 28, 2014  |   Posted by :   |   Featured,News   |   0 Comment»

Pupils from Ross High School discussed the work they are doing on the Send my Friend to School campaign with local MP Fiona O’Donnell today. The pupils have been ...

Fiona welcomes launch of new online child safety campaign

Fiona welcomes launch of new online child safety campaign

May 27, 2014  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   0 Comment»

Fiona O’Donnell MP has welcomed the launch of a new not-for-profit child safety organisation to help parents support their children to navigate the internet safely. Internet Matters responds to the ...

MP in the spotlight on Radio Saltire show

MP in the spotlight on Radio Saltire show

May 27, 2014  |   Posted by :   |   Featured,News   |   0 Comment»

Fiona O’Donnell MP was a guest on Andy Morris’s “AM into PM” programme on Radio Saltire today. The county’s MP was the latest guest ...

Fiona backs a stronger national minimum wage

Fiona backs a stronger national minimum wage

May 23, 2014  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   0 Comment»

Fiona O’Donnell MP has welcomed Labour’s plans to strengthen the national minimum wage to ensure that people in East Lothian who do a hard day’s work are ...

Number of local working people claiming housing benefit soars

Number of local working people claiming housing benefit soars

May 20, 2014  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   0 Comment»

Newly released figures show that between May 2010 and November 2013 there has been a huge 63 per cent increase in the number of people in East ...

Local Mums quiz Fiona on key referendum issues

Local Mums quiz Fiona on key referendum issues

May 19, 2014  |   Posted by :   |   Featured,News   |   0 Comment»

A group of Mums from the Musselburgh area had the opportunity to raise their concerns and questions about the independence referendum with local MP Fiona ...