Category Archives: Liam McArthur

Scottish Liberal Democrats call for high quality, affordable childcare

At Conference in Dunfermline on Saturday, the Scottish Liberal Democrats debated the issue of childcare in the wake of a report from Save the Children which highlighted the severe difficulties parents on low incomes faced trying to pay for childcare. … Continue reading

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Liam McArthur tells Holyrood: Governments must work to protect people from nuisance calls

Quite often, MSPs at Holyrood debate things in a mature fashion. We don’t often see it because it happens after hours or doesn’t get the coverage because it’s too civilised. One of these moments happened on Tuesday night when MSPs … Continue reading

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Lib Dems take No to Nuisance Calls campaign to Holyrood

I’ve written recently about Liberal Democrat MP Mike Crockart’s campaign to free us from the pain in the backside that is nuisance calls, emails and texts. These contacts aren’t just a nuisance – they can be dangerous with vulnerable people … Continue reading

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Lib Dems tackle childcare in parliamentary debate

Since last May, the Liberal Democrats have not had a lot of speaking time at Holyrood. We usually get at most one or two slots in a 3 hour debate. Today is the first time we’ve actually had the chance … Continue reading

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