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.


Ticket Office
Christine Jardine MP

Ticket Office Closures Stopped

Christine has welcomed the success of the campaign she supported to prevent the closure of ticket offices on mainline routes from the city.

3 Nov 2023

North Edinburgh Action

Local MP Christine Jardine met with community groups from across North Edinburgh to discuss how to support those hit hard by the economic crisis.

3 Oct 2023

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