Christine Jardine - Passport and DVLA delays

Local Edinburgh West MP Christine Jardine has called for the Home Office to urgently address the backlog which is causing lengthy delays to DVLA and passport applications. 

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Christine Jardine - Cost of Living Crisis

Pushing for more and better support for families and pensioners in the Cost of Living Crisis has been a main focus of my work in parliament over the past few months and in the constituency I have organised  a special surgery for those affected.

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Christine Jardine - Ukraine update

The response from constituents to the crisis in Ukraine continues to be extraordinary.

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Statement from the Liberal Democrat group on Edinburgh Council: why we're voting for change

On Thursday, there will be two propositions before Edinburgh Council to form an administration; a SNP/Green coalition and a Labour minority. The Lib Dem opposition group has agreed to back the option offering the best chance for change. We’ll be voting for the Labour minority.

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Liberal Democrats rule out deal with SNP on Edinburgh Council

Liberal Democrat councillors have today ruled out any arrangement with the SNP in the running of Edinburgh Council.

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Lib Dems double number of Council seats

The Scottish Liberal Democrats have won 12 Councillors across the City of Edinburgh today, with all 6 defending seats held and 6 new council seats gained.

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Liberal Democrats launch manifesto with promise to 'stand up for Edinburgh'

Education, the environment, and a pledge to improve basic council services all sit at the heart of the Liberal Democrat manifesto for the upcoming Edinburgh Council elections.

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A local budget that stands up for Edinburgh

With a still difficult financial backdrop facing the city, Liberal Democrat councillors are presenting a fully costed budget plan that seeks to deliver on what our constituents tell us matter most.

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We stand with Ukraine

Our twin city, Kyiv, needs our support. The Liberal Democrats are calling for the UK to lead a coordinated humanitarian response to Putin's war in Ukraine, with safe passage and support for Ukrainian refugees fleeing violence and persecution at the hands of Russian forces.

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Edinburgh deserves a more ambitious Low Emission Zone

SNP and Labour councillors have again backed a city centre-only Low Emission Zone (LEZ) that could push more polluting traffic to other parts of the City, while Lib Dems call for an Edinburgh-wide LEZ covering goods vehicles, buses and coaches.

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