Christine Jardine

Member of Parliament for Edinburgh West

About Christine

Christine is the UK Member of Parliament for Edinburgh West.

Before Parliament, Christine was a broadcast journalist with the BBC and taught journalism at the University of Strathclyde.

Since being elected, she has campaigned on air quality, pension equality for WASPI women, medicinal cannabis, refugees' right to work and the cost of living. She is Vice-Chair of the All Party Group for Choice at the End of Life.

First elected in 2017, Christine was re-elected in 2019.


Post Offices

Christine led a debate in the House of Commons following threats to several Post Offices across the constituency.

7 Feb 2024
Christine Jardine standing in front of the Forth Rail Bridge
Christine Jardine MP

Jardine to oppose "divisive and unnecessary" IndyRef Bill

Liberal Democrat Scottish affairs spokesperson Christine Jardine MP has today said that an attempt to devolve the power for holding new independence referendums to the Scottish Parliament is a “distraction from real issues.”

16 Jan 2024

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