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Angus MacNeil

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Angus MacNeil was the Scottish National Party (SNP) candidate in Na h-Eileanan an Iar in the UK Parliament elections. Our volunteers have been adding information on Angus MacNeil - here's everything we know so far!

Party manifesto

Angus MacNeil was the Scottish National Party (SNP) candidate. Find out more about their policies in the Scottish National Party (SNP) manifesto.

Statement to voters

Angus Brendan MacNeil was born and brought up in Tangasdale, on the Isle of Barra. He was educated at Castlebay School Isle of Barra; The Nicolson Institute, Isle of Lewis, Strathclyde University and Jordanhill, Glasgow.

After working as a journalist with the BBC, he taught for two years in Salen, Isle of Mull, where he started the Gaelic Medium Unit before moving to Fort William. Angus Brandan lives on the family croft with his wife Jane and their three daughters. He is an active crofter and enjoys fishing and football.

Angus Brendan MacNeil was elected MP for Na h-Eileanan an Iar in 2005 and he has a high profile throughout his constituency. The main islands in the constituency, which is the length of Wales, include Lewis and Harris, North Uist, Benbecula, South Uist and Barra.

Over the last Parliament Angus Brandan has successfully fought for his constituents on issues as varied as coastguards, fishing, fuel and mobile phone connectivity.

This statement was added by Angus MacNeil, their team, or by a Democracy Club volunteer, based on information published by the candidate elsewhere.

Wikipedia

Angus Brendan MacNeil is the Scottish National Party (SNP) Member of Parliament (MP) for Na h-Eileanan an Iar.

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Record in office

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Biographical summary

Born: 1970-07-21

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Previous elections

This candidate has previously stood for election in:

  • 2019: The UK Parliament elections, as the Scottish National Party (SNP) candidate for the Na h-Eileanan an Iar
  • 2017: The 2017 General Election, as the Scottish National Party (SNP) candidate for the Na h-Eileanan an Iar
  • 2015: The 2015 General Election, as the Scottish National Party (SNP) candidate for the Na h-Eileanan an Iar
  • 2010: The UK Parliament elections, as the Scottish National Party (SNP) candidate for the Na h-Eileanan an Iar

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