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Last Chance for Public to Have Say on Organ Donation Bill

Glasgow MSP Anne McTaggart has called on people across the country to give their views on her proposal to introduce a ‘soft opt-out’ system of organ donation in Scotland. Ms McTaggart made her calls ahead of the closing of the … Continue reading

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A Night of Scottish Musicians at Holyrood

I was pleased to host ‘A Night of Scottish Musicians in Holyrood’ at The Scottish Parliament last night (Wednesday 7th October). The event aimed to encourage more support from Holyrood for young musicians in Scotland and was held in partnership … Continue reading

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Anne McTaggart MSP Speaks in Refugee Crisis Debate

“I thank James Dornan for securing the time in the chamber to debate what has become Europe’s worst refugee crisis since the second world war. The whole country is moved by this on-going crisis. People are taking desperate measures to … Continue reading

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Anne McTaggart Congratulates Holyrood Rocks Glasgow Heat Winners

Glasgow Labour MSP Anne McTaggart has congratulated Single by Sunday, the winners of the Holyrood Rocks Glasgow heat. Ms McTaggart attended the event which took place on Thursday 2nd October at the St Lukes music and art venue in the … Continue reading

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Growth of the Hospitality Industry in Glasgow

Motion S4M-14337: Anne McTaggart, Glasgow, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 22/09/2015 That the Parliament congratulates the city of Glasgow on becoming what it understands is the fastest-growing city in Scotland for new bar and restaurant openings in the last 12 months, … Continue reading

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Anne McTaggart MSP Promotes the Energy Company Obligation (ECO) with Ofgem

Glasgow Labour MSP Anne McTaggart last week visited the Ofgem stand at the Scottish Parliament to find out more about the Energy Company Obligation (ECO). The Energy Company Obligation (ECO) is a government scheme to obligate larger suppliers to deliver energy … Continue reading

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Anne McTaggart MSP Wears it Pink in Holyrood in Aid of Breast Cancer Now

Glasgow Labour MSP Anne McTaggart MSP has shown her support for women with breast cancer by dressing up in pink and encouraging Glaswegians to take part in Breast Cancer Now’s flagship fundraiser, wear it pink, on Friday 23rd October. Wear … Continue reading

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