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The Working Life of Christina McKelvie MSP
An SNP Member of the Scottish Parliament

Our many thanks to Christina McKelvie for volunteering to do a weekly diary for us which will give us an insight into the working life of a Scottish MSP.  As the SNP are now in power this should make for interesting reading.

Christina McKelvie MSP
Christina McKelvie MSPChristina
is a mother of two sons and was a Learning and Development Officer with Glasgow City Council Social Work Services. She is an active member of the partyís National Organisation Committee and has been continually involved in policy making forums within the Partyís National Council, Assembly and Conference.

Christina is an active member of Unison, workplace shop steward and is a delegate to the Glasgow Branch Committee. Christina is an activist for the rights of workers and people in Scotland in every sense of the word; she has the vision of an Independent, egalitarian, nuclear free Scotland where personal Independence for Scotlandís people is just as important for the cause of National Independence.

Christina is also Convener of the European and External Relations Committee.

After leaving us for a while Christina is once again taking up the challenge of resuming her weekly column with us but her old column is still here for you to read.

Current Column

19th April 2013
First of the new column
25th April 2013
Christina McKelvie is on the street
2nd May 2013
Tribute to Brian Adam MSP who died this week.
9th May 2013
Caring in Society
16th May 2013
Profile on wee Amy Carmichael, 8 years old.
23rd May 2013
The Bedroom Tax
29th May 2013
Chatelherault County Park
5th June 2013
Stonehouse Gala Day
15th June 2013
Yes Hamilton
20th June 2013
27th June 2013
Young People
11th July 2013
US Delegates
22nd July 2013
The Lassies Week
30th July 2013
Justice and Equal Pay
23rd August 2013
7th September 2013
Parliament starts up again.
19th September 2013
One year to go for the Referendum
26th September 2013
Independence Rally
4th October 2013
Wear it Pink
14th October 2013
Ann Rowling Clinic Opens
29th October 2013
Weíre heading back towards winter and all its certainties
7th November 2013
20th November 2013
The Scottish Government White Paper
28th November 2013
After the issue of the White Paper on the Referendum
4th December 2013
Helicopter Tragedy
13th December 2013
10th January 2014
A momentous year ahead
20th January 2014
Respecting your Parliament
7th February 2014
Same sex marriage legalised in Scotland
23rd February 2014
Pay to appeal
7th March 2014
The Justice  Bill
16th March 2014
GERS Report
20th March 2014
Another reason for Yes
27th March 2014
Euanís Guide
6th April 2014
Margo MacDonald
2nd May 2014
A Week for the Lassies
11th May 2014
Living up to our promises
10th June 2014
Yes in the Park
20th June 2014
Barking Mad
8th August 2014
At the Scottish Parliament

Dec 2007 4th Jan 2008 10th Jan 2008 17th Jan 2008
24th Jan 2008 31st Jan 2008 7th Feb 2008 21st Feb 2008
13th Mar 2008 20th Mar 2008 27th Mar 2008 17th Apr 2008
24th Apr 2008 1st May 2008 15th May 2008 22nd May 2008
29th May 2008 12th Jun 2008 19th Jun 2008 26th Jun 2008
3rd Jul 2008 31st July 2008 7th Aug 2008 14th Aug 2008
4th Sep 2008 11th Sep 2008 18th Sep 2008 25th Sep 2008
2nd Oct 2008 9th Oct 2008 16th Oct 2008 20th Nov 2008
27th Nov 2008 4th Dec 2008 11th Dec 2008 18th Dec 2008
8th Jan 2009 15th Jan 2009 22nd Jan 2009 29th Jan 2009
5th Feb 2009 12th Feb 2009 27th Feb 2009 5th Mar 2009
12th Mar 2009 19th Mar 2009 26th Mar 2009 2nd Apr 2009
9th Apr 2009 23rd Apr 2009 30th Apr 2009 7th May 2009
14th May 2009 21 May 2009 28th May 2009 4th Jun 2009
11th Jun 2009 18th Jun 2009 25th Jun 2009 10th Sep 2009
17th Sep 2009 24th Sep 2009 1st Oct 2009 8th Oct 2009
29th Oct 2009 5th Nov 2009 19th Nov 2009 26th Nov 2009
3rd Dec 2009 10th Dec 2009 17th Dec 2009 7th Jan 2010
14th Jan 2010 21st Jan 2010 28th Jan 2010 4th Feb 2010
11th Feb 2010 25th Feb 2010 4th Mar 2010 11th Mar 2010
18th Mar 2010 25th Mar 2010 15th Apr 2010 22nd Apr 2010
29th Apr 2010 13th May 2010 20th May 2010 27th May 2010
3rd Jun 2010 10th Jun 2010 17th Jun 2010 24th Jun 2010
1st Jul 2010 9th Sep 2010 23rd Sept 2010 30th Sept 2010
7th Oct 2010 1st Nov 2010 4th Nov 2010 11th Nov 2010
25th Nov 2010 2nd Dec 2010 9th Dec 2010 23rd Dec 2010
27th Jan 2011 4th Feb 2011 10th Feb 2011 3rd Mar 2011
10th Mar 2011 23rd Mar 2011 2011 Election Winner 10th Jun 2011
24th Jun 2011 8th Sep 2011 7th Oct 2011 8th Dec 2011
22nd Dec 2011 26th Jan 2012 15th Mar 2012 22nd Mar 2012
29th Mar 2012 19th Apr 2012 28th Jun 2012 6th Sep 2012

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