East End Ears

East End Ears


Latest Episodes

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

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

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

Ep23 – International Women’s Day with special guest Kirsten Oswald MP
March 08, 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 […]

Ep22 – The Budget, pensions, Scottish independence & more…
March 05, 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 […]

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

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

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

Ep 18 – SNP reshuffle, vaccines, airport shopping tax raid & more…
February 05, 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 – […]

Ep17 – Talking vaccines with Dr Philippa Whitford
February 02, 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 […]