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MSP welcomes Hamilton College pupils to Scottish Parliament

Pupils and teachers from Hamilton College were welcomed to Holyrood by Central Scotland MSP Margaret Mitchell.

The pupils ranging from Third Year to Advanced Higher attended a feisty First Minister’s Questions before getting an exclusive guided tour of the Parliament building.

MSP Commends Friends of Stonehouse Park

Central Scotland MSP, Margaret Mitchell, recently visited Stonehouse’s Alexander Hamilton Memorial Park with members of the local community group, Friends of Stonehouse Park.

MSP Commends Pharmacy Success

Central Scotland MSP Margaret Mitchell, visited Boots Pharmacy at Hillhouse Road, Hamilton and met with area manager, Oonagh, and store manager, Sarah.

Dress for success

Margaret was delighted to recently visited Dress for Success in Bellshill to hear more about their purpose in helping each client with professional work wear for interview or for starting their new job..

Apprentice for the day

Margaret was delighted to take part in Skills Development Scotland’s #ApprenticefortheDay18 initiative. This involved a commitment to spend a day ‘working’ as an apprentice, alongside an apprentice.

Margaret Mitchell attends North Lanarkshire Carers AGM

Margaret Mitchell recently attended the North Lanarkshire Carers AGM and was delighted to take time to speak to the stalls who attended. The stalls included Partners in Play, NHS Lanarkshire, Action for Children and Stigma Free Lanarkshire.