Absolutely appalled that #Dundee2023 bid will no longer be eligible because of Brexit. There was no hint of a problem at the wave off of our bid or when I raised it directly with the Prime Minister at PMQs a few weeks ago. It is not the biggest problem that Brexit will bring, however it does highlight the lack of planning and foresight of the UK Government. Dundee is still open for cultural business but this is, of course, a hugely disappointing blow for the City. #Dundee #Du
I was delighted to seek support for the excellent Dundee 2023 bid for European Capital of Culture at PMQs on Wednesday. I asked the Prime Minister: "A successful bid by Dundee would create over 1,500 new jobs, boost the local economy by £128 million and add almost 5% to local GDP. "I hope the Prime Minister can put her views on Europe to one side and support a transformative bid from one of the most vibrant and forward thinking cities in the UK." I was also delighted to be at
Nicola Sturgeon has confirmed that Scotland's new social security agency will be based in Dundee and Glasgow.
Read more: https://www.snp.org/our_plan_for_scotland_tackling_poverty_and_inequality #SNPGovernment #DundeeSNP #DundeeCityCouncil #SNP #Dundee
I am delighted to support the Dundee Recovery Walk Scotland 2017 taking place on 30 September from 11am - 4pm.
It will be hosted by RecoveryDundee and everyone is welcome to join in.
The Walk and Recovery Festival will be an opportunity for everyone to feel and see personally the benefits that recovery from addiction brings to Scotland.
It is shaping up to be a really big event so for more information or to register for the event, please visit the following link: www.sc
Tomorrow Grove Menzieshill Hockey Club are holding their Club Day, which will be packed full of activities. This is a fantastic event for members as well as newcomers. If you have any spare time tomorrow, pop along to Forthill Sports Club for a great day out. #DundeeEast #Grove #SportsEvent #Dundee #ForthillSportsClub
Very disappointed to hear today's announcement that Lloyds Banking Group will be closing their call centre in Dundee. My thoughts are with those affected and their families. Even though the centre itself is not in my constituency, I know there will be constituents of mine this will have an impact on. If I can be of any assistance, please do not hesitate to contact my office on 01382 623200 or email me at firstname.lastname@example.org https://stv.tv/news/north/1391668-bank-of