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Margaret Mitchell MSP - Addaction visit

Margaret recently visited Addaction in Hamilton and was interested to hear of their work with individuals and families affected by drugs. Addaction have specific services for young people and also counselling for adults affected by childhood trauma.

Larkhall Community Growers

Margaret was delighted to catch up with Nancy Barr of Larkhall Community Growers to hear about their their work at present and their plans for the future.

MSPs Marie Curie Great Daffodil Appeal Collection

Margaret Mitchell MSP was delighted to take part in her local Great Daffodil Appeal collection at Morrisons in Hamilton.

The MSP collected much-needed funds for the charity alongside Georgia Ramplin, the Community Fundraiser.

MSPs Scottish Apprenticeship Week Visit

Margaret Mitchell MSP was pleased to visit Henderson Fine Foods in Hamilton as part of Skills Development Scotland’s Scottish Apprenticeship Week.

Relaunch of Hamilton Fairtrade Town

The re-launch of Hamilton Fairtrade town, will take place during Fairtrade Fortnight on Tuesday 6th March in St Mary Church, Auchingramont Road, Hamilton.

S5M-10501 – Macmillan Cancer Launches New Lanarkshire Services

Margaret Mitchell MSP was delighted to attend the launch of Macmillan Cancer Support’s new Cancer Information and Support Services in Hamilton Townhouse Library on Thursday 15th February.

Margaret Mitchell also submitted the below motion to the Scottish Parliament:

Devro Scotland – Moodiesburn

Margaret was delighted to visit Devro in Moodiesburn to hear more about their role as a supplier of collagen casings for food, used by customers worldwide. She spoke to Douglas Stewart, a company director, and his management team about their plans for the future.