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The Glasgow East podcast from David Linden MP

Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

The Glasgow East podcast from David Linden MP

Twitter:

@DavidLinden

Language:

English

Contact:

0141 778 1177


Episodes

Ep 33 – International aid cuts, Jobcentre safety, defence failings & more…

6/13/2021
Recorded on Friday 11th June 2021 In this episode:0:41 – AJAX programme failures2:43 – International aid cuts4:25 – Universal Credit uplift campaign6:14 – Jobcentre safety7:57 – Meetings13:42 – Back in […]

Duration:00:15:57

Ep 32 – McVitie’s, job centre safety, the latest coronavirus variant & more…

5/22/2021
Recorded on Friday 21 May 2021 In this episode:0:30 – McVitie’s4:15 – DWP questions6:31 – The latest coronavirus variant8:32 – The situation in Palestine and Israel10:45 – All-Party Group work12:43 […]

Duration:00:14:52

Ep 31 – McVitie’s, elections results, the Queen’s speech & more…

5/14/2021
Recorded on Friday 14th May 2021 In this episode:0:12 – Election results1:59 – Queen’s Speech7:17 – Legacy benefits9:20 – McVitie’s factory closure proposal10:58 – Alcohol duty13:23 – MP in the […]

Duration:00:16:08

Ep 30 – Both Votes SNP, universal basic income, asylum accommodation & more…

4/30/2021
In this episode:0:32 – Local economy re-opens2:00 – Universal Basic Income3:24 – Asylum accommodation5:19 – Supporting Glasgow cabbies6:27 – Foreign Aid spending8:01 – Back up in the East end8:56 – […]

Duration:00:11:43

Ep 29 – The pension gender gap, foreign aid, the election & more…

4/23/2021
Recorded on 20th and 23rd April 2021. In this episode:0:55 – The pension gender gap6:44 – Reusable Nappy Week9:10 – Foreign Aid & Afghanistan10:43 – BT Group redundancies12:10 – Immigration […]

Duration:00:15:10

Ep 28 – Reusable Nappy Week

4/21/2021
It’s Reusable Nappy Week and in this special episode, I’m joined by Magnus Smyth from Queenslie-based reusable nappy company TotsBots as well as Sarah Moyes from Friends of the Earth […]

Duration:00:17:43

Ep 27 – Easing lockdown, MP in the Park, discussing Indyref2 on the BBC & more…

4/16/2021
Recorded on 16th April 2021 In this episode:0:31 – Easing of lockdown1:59 – Both Votes SNP3:25 – BBC Politics Live7:27 – Greensill scandal9:10 – Furlough support for disabled people10:27 – […]

Duration:00:13:54

Ep 26 – NHS pay rises, double-jobbing MPs, new SNP councillor hits the ground running & more…

3/26/2021
Recorded on 26th March 2021 In this episode:0:50 – Big pay rise for NHS Scotland staff5:57 – Stopping double-jobbing MPs7:36 – DWP stakeholder meetings13:24 – In the East end To […]

Duration:00:16:24

Ep 25 – Baillieston by-election win, Scotland’s future, the impact of Brexit & more…

3/19/2021
Recorded on 19th March 2021 In this episode:0:33 – Lifting the ban on asylum seekers working2:11 – Scotland’s constitutional future6:05 – The impact of Brexit7:13 – Out and about in […]

Duration:00:14:04

Ep 24 – Easing lockdown, International Women’s Day, legacy benefit inadequacies & more…

3/12/2021
Recorded on 12th March 2021 In this episode:0:29 – International Women’s Day2:17 – Easing out of lockdown4:28 – Frozen pensions6:30 – Grilling the Prime Minister on legacy benefit inadequacies9:14 – […]

Duration:00:14:03

Ep23 – International Women’s Day with special guest Kirsten Oswald MP

3/8/2021
In this special episode for International Women’s Day, I’m joined by Kirsten Oswald MP who is the SNP’s Westminster Deputy Leader and our spokesperson for Women & Equalities. We discuss […]

Duration:00:15:49

Ep22 – The Budget, pensions, Scottish independence & more…

3/5/2021
Recorded on Thursday 4th March 2021 In this episode:0:30 – Budget 20214:02 – Pension enrolment5:45 – Meetings with ABI, the Nappy Alliance, WASPI, the People’s Pension, Brighter Bailliestion & Connect […]

Duration:00:15:30

Ep 21 – Routes out of lockdown, whisky tariffs, one punch assaults & more…

2/26/2021
Recorded on Friday 26th February 2021 In this episode:0:32 – Routes out of lockdown2:33 – One punch assaults5:58 – Premature & Sick Babies APPG8:12 – Budget 20219:32 – Frozen pensions11:20 […]

Duration:00:17:54

Ep 20 – Legacy benefits, vaccine roll-out, back to school & more…

2/22/2021
Recorded on Thursday 18th February 2021 In this episode:1:26 – Covid-19 vaccine roll-out4:01 – Blood donations5:04 – SCIAF’s Wee Box appeal6:40 – Back to school9:36 – Legacy benefits in need […]

Duration:00:16:02

Ep 19 – Business support, UK Government welfare failings, the Baillieston by-election & more…

2/12/2021
Recorded on Friday 12th February 2021 In this episode:0:45 – Business support2:23 – UK Government welfare failings7:22 – Prime Ministerial meeting10:00 – Covid-19 briefing12:16 – Baillieston by-election13:29 – The work […]

Duration:00:15:02

Ep 18 – SNP reshuffle, vaccines, airport shopping tax raid & more…

2/5/2021
Recorded on Thursday 4th February 2021 In this episode:0:31 – SNP reshuffle3:07 – Vaccines Q&A5:48 – Cladding7:50 – DWP support for prisoners10:00 – APPG for Premature & Sick Babies10:59 – […]

Duration:00:19:28

Ep17 – Talking vaccines with Dr Philippa Whitford

2/2/2021
Recorded on Monday 1st February 2021 In this special episode, I’m joined by Dr Philippa Whitford who is the SNP Spokesperson for Health at Westminster and Chair of the All-Party […]

Duration:00:18:22

Ep 16 – Learning from Finland, nappies in landfill, justice for learner drivers & more…

1/29/2021
Recorded on Thursday 28th January 2021 In this episode:0:28 – Reducing home energy costs3:00 – Cutting carbon emissions from nappy waste5:15 – Coronavirus policy in Finland6:29 – Theory test validity […]

Duration:00:14:30

Ep 15 – #BrewMonday, President Biden, musician visas & more…

1/21/2021
Recorded on Wednesday 20th January 2021 In this episode:0:36 – #BrewMonday1:58 – EU research funding3:50 – UK Government Trump regrets5:43 – Congratulations President Biden and VP Harris9:30 – EU visas […]

Duration:00:19:27

Ep 14 – Garthamlock Post Office closure, Brexit compensation, election planning & more…

1/14/2021
Recorded on Thursday 14th January 2021 In this episode:1:02 – Garthamlock Post Office closure3:31 – Shared Prosperity Fund4:59 – Brexit compensation6:51 – Global Britain10:53 – Freedom of Belief in India12:54 […]

Duration:00:20:31