FELLOWS RE-SELECTED AS SNP CANDIDATE FOR MOTHERWELL & WISHAW
Marion Fellows, MP for Motherwell and Wishaw, was today re-selected by local branches as the SNP’s candidate for the next Westminster General Election and says she is ready to fight a snap election to bring down the Tories.
she will continue to prioritise the same three issues she always has: defending
Scottish sovereignty; opposing austerity and supporting investment in jobs and
services; and halting the Tories’ Brexit plans.
spearheaded campaigns to protect the Post Office network locally and
nationally; making the Child Maintenance Service fairer for families; raising
awareness of Autistic Spectrum Conditions; and improve access to lifechanging Cystic
served as a Wishaw Councillor from 2012 to 2015 when she was elected as the
Member of Parliament for Motherwell and Wishaw and re-elected again in 2017.
Marion Fellows said:
always been a privilege to fight for the wonderful communities in Motherwell,
Wishaw and Bellshill. I’m elated my branch has re-selected me as their
candidate. The SNP is ready to fight an election at any time and bring down the
“We need to
halt Brexit so we can continue trading to protect jobs and services. We need to
end austerity and invest in people and our economy. We need to defend the will
of Scotland’s people and Parliament and stop the Westminster power grab.
Labour and the Tories are in engaged in full-blown civil wars. Labour has
failed to form a coherent position on Brexit and the Tories’ position is
tearing communities apart. The SNP has a clear plan to stop austerity and
“I know the
struggles of local, hardworking people. Johnson and his pals don’t. It will be
ordinary families, not the Tories, who will pay the price of a no deal Brexit
and continued austerity.”E