Edinburgh Western SNP
Welcome to the website of the SNP Edinburgh Western branch. The constituency of Edinburgh Western covers an area stretching from South Queensferry to Silverknowes in the north, to Newbridge to Corstorphine in the south.
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Independence Referendum Bill: what you need to know The Scottish Government has published legislation to pave the way for a new referendum on Scottish independence. What does the bill do? It sets the rules for any future referendum held by the Scottish Parliament...
Scotland’s future lies in Europe. A vote for the SNP is a vote to make clear Scotland says No to Brexit. Scotland voted overwhelmingly to remain in the EU. It’s a democratic outrage that we’re now being dragged out against our will. Brexit will be bad for Scotland –...
The First Minister, in a speech to the Scottish Parliament this week, referenced the Scottish Claim of Right, when she announced plans to hold an independence referendum before May 2021, the month in which this term of Parliament ends. In the speech, Nicola Sturgeon...
In June 2016, Scotland voted decisively to Remain but now faces being dragged out of the EU against its will. We firmly believe that Scotland is better off in, and deserves better than this Tory Brexit mess. Brussels is responsible for more than just regulations...
Alyn Smith MEP’s moving speech to the European Parliament, warmly applauded by Donald Tusk and colleagues: “Leave a light on, so that we can find our way home”.
Two SNP councillors serve the Edinburgh Western constituency: Lord Provost Councillor Frank Ross and Councillor Norman Work.
Of the six MEPs returned by Scotland to the European parliament, three are SNP members: Alyn Smith MEP, Christian Allard MEP and Aileen McLeod MEP.
Councillor, Almond Ward
Councillor, Corstorphine / Murrayfield Ward
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