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Some published articles and blog posts from Tommy Sheppard MP

West of Scotland Hustings - 25th Sept

All 4 candidates have been invited to a hustings in Greenock

WHEN - Sunday 25th September - 1pm 

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Oban Hustings - 24th Sept

All 4 candidates have been invited to a hustings organised by Argyll and Bute CA

WHEN - Saturday 24th September - 12 noon 

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Dumbarton CA Hustings - 22nd Sept

All 4 candidates have been invited to a hustings in Balloch

WHEN - Thursday 22nd September - 7pm 

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Edinburgh City Association Hustings - 20th Sept

All 4 candidates have been invited to a hustings organised by ECA

WHEN - Tuesday 20th September - 7.30pm 

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West Lothian Hustings - 19th Sept

All 4 candidates have been invited to a hustings organised in West Lothian

WHEN - Monday 19th September - doors open 6.30pm for 7pm start

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Aberdeen Hustings - 17th Sept

All 4 candidates have been invited to a hustings organised in Aberdeen

WHEN - Saturday 17th September - 10.30am start

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Kilmarnock Hustings - 16th Sept

All 4 candidates have been invited to a hustings organised by Kilmarnock and Irvine Constituency Association

WHEN - Friday 16th September - 7.30pm start

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Dundee Hustings - 11th Sept

All 4 candidates have been invited to a hustings organised by Dundee branches. 

WHEN - Sunday 11th September - 2.30pm start

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Tweeddale Hustings - 10th Sept

All 4 candidates have been invited to a hustings organised by Tweeddale Branch

WHEN - Saturday 10th September - 7pm start

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Glasgow Regional Association Hustings - 10th Sept

All 4 candidates have been invited to a hustings organised by GRA.

WHEN - Saturday 10th September - 2pm start

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Perth and Kinross Hustings - 9th Sept

All 4 candidates have been invited to a hustings organised by Perth and Kinross Constituency Association

WHEN - Friday 9th September - 7.30pm start

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Cumbernauld Hustings - 8th Sept

All 4 candidates have been invited to a hustings organised by Cumbernauld Branch

WHEN - Thursday 8th September - doors at 7.30pm for 8pm start

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London Hustings - 6th Sept

All 4 candidates have been invited to a hustings organised by London Branch

WHEN - Tuesday 6th September - 7.30pm start

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North East Fife Hustings - 4th Sept

All 4 candidates have been invited to a hustings organised by North East Fife.

WHEN - Sunday 4th September - Doors 6.30pm for 7pm start

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YSI Hustings in Perth - 3rd Sept

All 4 candidates have been invited to a hustings organised by YSI

WHEN - Saturday 3rd September - 2pm

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Stirling Hustings - 2nd Sept

All 4 candidates have been invited to a hustings organised by City of Stirling SNP

WHEN - Friday 2nd September - doors 7pm for a 7.30pm start

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Inchkeith Hustings - 1st Sept

All 4 candidates have been invited to a hustings organised by Inchkeith Branch

WHEN - Thursday 1st September - 7pm

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South Lanarkshire Hustings - 30th Aug

All 4 candidates have been invited to a hustings in South Lanarkshire

WHEN - Tuesday 30th August - doors 7pm for a 7.30pm start

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SNP Youth Glasgow Hustings

 All candidates have been invited to a hustings organised by SNP Youth Glasgow

WHEN - Sunday 27th August - 5.30pm

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Dunfermline and West Fife

All 4 candidates will be attending a hustings organised by Dunfermline and West Fife Constituency Association.

WHEN - Thursday 11th August (arrivals from 7pm)

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Tommy's Blog Articles

Tommy Sheppard
26 March 2020
Tommys Blog
My constituency offices are closed but my team are working remotely in order to deal with casework.  The best way to get in touch is to email us at tommy.sheppard.mp@parliament.uk.  The current situation with COVID-19 means that I am experiencing a high volume of emails. You will receive a response however this may take longer than usual and my team and I are prioritising those with a sp...
Tommy Sheppard
18 March 2020
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Time is running out for many of Edinburgh's small businesses. Today I've written to the Chancellor asking for additional emergency assistance for our hospitality sector through the COVID-19 epidemic.

 

Tommy Sheppard
02 March 2020
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Media
 In Edinburgh in recent weeks, there have been a number of alarming incidents of racist violence. The only reason innocent people were attacked was the colour of their skin. Some victims have been subjects to months of abuse and intimidation. We know this because some of these incidents were reported to the police. What we do not know is how many are not reported....
Tommy Sheppard
31 January 2020
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Dear fellow Europeans I’m sorry. I’m so sorry. The UK is leaving the European Union later tonight. I’ve resisted it every step of the way but now it is really happening. Please know that this is not what the people who live in this great city want. Boris Johnson does not act in our name. We are being dragged out of Europe against our will. And we are determined that this will not be the end of the...
Tommy Sheppard
29 January 2020
Tommys Blog
With everything that goes on at Westminster it can be very easy to get caught up in the day to day minutiae of debates and votes. Sometimes we need a reminder of the bigger picture. I got that last week when I met with one of my constituents, Gica, who spent time volunteering in Samos last year.Gica volunteered with refugees and the situation she described is appalling. And worsening. The refugee ...