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Lanarkshire and Falkirk Liberal Democrats

  • Article: May 11, 2021

    Scottish Liberal Democrat leader Willie Rennie has today written to alert the First Minister to waits of up to three years for children and young people for mental health treatment, and to challenge the Scottish Government to share their plan for service recovery.

    The intervention, during Mental Health Awareness Week, comes after Mr Rennie gathered statistics showing children and young people waiting up to 3 years 31 days to access mental health services.

  • Article: May 8, 2021

    Speaking after the final election results were declared, the leader of the Scottish Liberal Democrats, Willie Rennie MSP said:

    "I congratulate all those, from all parties, who have been elected to our new parliament.

    "I look forward to working across the new chamber to put recovery first.

    "Liberal Democrats have had some astonishing constituency results.

  • Article: May 6, 2021

    Scottish Liberal Democrat leader Willie Rennie said:

    "As polls close I would like to thank all of the Scottish Liberal Democrat activists who have worked so hard over the past few months to deliver an energetic and positive campaign from the Borders to the Highlands and Islands.

    "We have been clear that a vote for the Scottish Liberal Democrats is a vote to put recovery first and spend the next five years tackling serious issues like mental health, education and the climate emergency.

  • Article: May 5, 2021

    In an appeal to Scottish Green voters, campaign chair Alistair Carmichael MP has today said every vote for the Scottish Liberal Democrats is a vote to "put the climate emergency ahead of independence".

    The intervention comes after a poll by Lord Ashcroft Polls showed Greens voters hold mixed views on independence. The poll reported only 43% of Green supporters supported independence, while 46% were against it.

  • Article: May 5, 2021

    Scottish Liberal Democrat leader Willie Rennie has today kicked off the final day of campaigning before polls open at an airfield in East Lothian, where he urged voters to back Liberal Democrat candidates who will put recovery first, not an independence referendum.

    Kicking off a whistle stop tour that will take him from the South of Scotland to the Highlands, Mr Rennie said:

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Build a New High School for East Kilbride

Stop Mental Health Injustice

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