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Yes Clydesdale +YesClydesdale
Campaign in the communities of Clydesdale for an independent Scotland.
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Even before the £20 cut to universal credit, the UK’s safety net was already incredibly poor in comparison to our neighbour countries. Independence for Scotland is needed more than ever.
💷The UK has the lowest pension of any country in northwest Europe.

🔎 Fresh analysis reveals that pensions in countries with a similar or smaller population to Scotland are over double that of the UK.

🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿Westminster is holding Scotland back.
📣 I’m a lifelong Clydesdale local. If elected in May, it will be an enormous privilege to represent the area I grew up in and call home. I have the experience and passion to get things done for Clydesdale. Make it #BothVotesSNP on May 6th to elect a local champion.

🙋‍♀️ If you have any questions, feel free to get in touch.

🌟 Thank you!
New Policy Paper!

Council Tax should be scrapped immediately and replaced with a Property Tax on all land and buildings.

Read the paper here:

Coverage of the paper can be read in today's Sunday National:

Key Points
I met with Viridor this week, alongside my SNP colleagues Christina McKelvie MSP and Angela Crawley MP, to put forward the concerns of residents in the Blackwood and Stonehouse areas.

It is simply not acceptable for Viridor to push through their consultation during Covid pandemic restrictions, when there is a clear depth of feeling around the proposed ERF in the community. We reiterated our...
Fundsraising in support of the campaign to elect Màiri McAllan as MSP for Clydesdale in the Scottish Parliament,
It’s been a busy week for the campaign! Below are some of the things we have been doing.

We have been making enormous progress on our crowdfunder since launching yesterday - and I am hugely grateful for all the support you have shown. If you can, please help us reach our target by donating here:

Every little helps, and all goes towards...
We know there is a great depth of feeling regarding a proposed Energy Recovery Facility near Blackwood and Stonehouse.

Together with Christina McKelvie MSP and Angela Crawley MP, we have written a joint letter to Viridor requesting that they delay the submitting of their planning application until such time that in-person consultation events can take place after the pandemic.

Given the...
🗳 The new ComRes poll is the 17th in a row to show majority support for Scottish independence, with YES at record levels.

YES: 58%
NO: 42%

🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 The tide is turning. Scotland's future must be in Scotland's hands, not Boris Johnson's.
Nicola Sturgeon also insisted the UK Government's current opposition to a vote is unsustainable.
Andrew Wilson is the brains behind the Yes movement – here, in conversation with Neil Mackay, he lays out a vision of the future as polls point…
58% Yes 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 keep fighting the good fight!
We’ve come a long way in the last six years. Thank you to everyone who has contributed to getting us closer to independence than we have ever been before. It’s coming 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿
"As the UK’s regional inequality continues to deepen, the Scottish Government must again ask who is the economy for?"
🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 BREAKING: The Union.

A new poll on Scottish independence from Panelbase and Business for Scotland:

YES: 55%
NO: 45%

📈 The surge in YES support flips the result of the 2014 referendum. It's the 5th poll in a row since June showing a rise.

✍️ Scotland must have a choice.
“Never mind the distractions and self-satisfactions of looking for the flaws in the folk standing alongside us or looking for independence shortcuts which don’t exist. May’s election can make Indyref 2 an unstoppable reality“ Scottish Independence Is Close, So Why Are Some Supporters Acting Like It Isn’t?
🇫🇷🤝🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 French President Emmanuel Macron: “I think Scotland will have the heart to follow its own voice & its European tendencies. Long live a European Scotland”
If Putin meddled with Scotland's independence referendum, it's only because Tories asked him to - as well as Obama, Barroso, the Queen… #indyref
(tip of the hat to Phantom Power films)
Did the Russians interfere? Ask David Cameron
Scotland flag - the saltire Made In Scotland. For Scotland.
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