Funding for regeneration

Three projects in South Lanarkshire have been awarded funding totalling £1.77 million from the Scottish Government’s Regeneration Capital Grant Fund. Lanark and Hamilton East MP Angela Crawley has welcomed the funding which will be “transformational” for the towns and villages involved. The bulk of the funding was awarded to the project to regenerate Carluke High Mill. … Read more

Support for PRU memorial

Lanark and Hamilton East MP Angela Crawley is backing the campaign to commemorate the brave pilots and navigators of the Photographic Reconnaissance Unit (PRU) during the Second World War. The PRU was formed on 24th September 1939 and throughout the Second World War it operated highly dangerous, clandestine photographic reconnaissance operations over all theatres of … Read more

Lanarkshire policemen should be recognised

Calls for two Lanarkshire policemen killed in the line of duty to be recognised for their bravery have been raised at Westminster. Speaking in a debate on Posthumous Award for Emergency Service Personnel, Lanark and Hamilton East MP Angela Crawley urged the UK Government to recognise the two officers who were killed more than 40 years ago. Police Constable George Taylor, from Carstairs Junction, was just 27 in 1976 when … Read more