Fairness and Dignity, NOT Endless Austerity.

Fairness and Dignity, NOT Endless Austerity

Posted on Posted in Central Ayrshire, Conservative, Deprivation, Foodbanks, General Election 2017, Issues, Pensions, Re-Elect Philippa, SNP, WASPI

How Endless Austerity Policies Affect Us This UK Conservative Government has no respect for the principles of ‘Social Security’, and have targeted all their cuts at the most vulnerable while reducing income and inheritance tax for the wealthy. Although many individuals have been affected by the cuts, this endless austerity have hit two particular groups the hardest – the disabled and women. Click […]

SNP candidate campaigns to move Ayrshire forwards.

Moving Ayrshire Forwards… and Upwards!

Posted on Posted in Ayrshire Growth Deal, Central Ayrshire, General Election 2017, Issues, Prestwick, Prestwick Airport, Re-Elect Philippa, SNP, Spaceport

During my term as your MP for Central Ayrshire I have been committed to moving Ayrshire forwards, and to this end I have been working on and campaigning for improvements and investments in our local infrastructure and industries. The prospect of Prestwick becoming a Spaceport moved closer to reality last year after the UK Government supported my proposal to license […]

Workman chips away a star on the EU flag.

The EU is so much more than just the Single Market | What Brexit Means for Us

Posted on Posted in Brexit, Central Ayrshire, General Election 2017, Re-Elect Philippa, SNP

Ten months on from the EU Referendum and with negotiations due to start, we still have few details about what leaving the EU actually means, other than that we are headed for ‘hard’ Brexit. A post shared by Banksy (@banksy) on May 7, 2017 at 6:44am PDT What does Brexit mean for us? As SNP Health Spokesperson at Westminster one […]

Prestwick Spaceport being debated at Westminster by Dr Philippa Whitford SNP

My Record in Office: Prestwick Airport & Spaceport

Posted on Posted in Central Ayrshire, General Election 2017, Prestwick, Prestwick Airport, Re-Elect Philippa, SNP, Spaceport

Prestwick Airport and Spaceport I would like to show you what I have been up to on behalf of our constituency of Central Ayrshire during my time at Westminster, a role I want to continue if re-relected in this General Election. Growing industry and creating jobs is key to the economic development of the whole of Ayrshire. One of our greatest […]

Central Ayrshire MP speaking on Junior Doctors Contracts

My Record in Office: Speaking on Junior Doctors

Posted on Posted in Central Ayrshire, General Election 2017, Issues, Junior Doctors, NHS, Re-Elect Philippa, SNP

Dr Philippa Whitford speaking on Junior Doctors in Parliament Archive footage from 28th October 2015 Many people think of ‘Junior Doctors’ as just those first couple of years and that it’s character forming, to work a bit hard and not have a lot of money. But in the NHS, which is quite a hierarchical beast, you are a junior doctor all […]