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Alison Thewliss

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Alison Thewliss was the Scottish National Party (SNP) candidate in the constituency of Glasgow Central in the 2017 General Election. Our volunteers have been adding information on Alison Thewliss - here's everything we know so far!

Party manifesto

Alison Thewliss was the Scottish National Party (SNP) candidate. Find out more about their policies from the Scottish National Party (SNP) 2017 General Election UK manifesto.

Statement to voters

Alison Thewliss was elected to serve the people of Glasgow Central in May 2015. She is the SNP Spokesperson for Cities in the House of Commons.

Prior to her election as an MP, she served as Glasgow Councillor for the Calton Ward in the East End. Alison was the Glasgow SNP Council Group's spokesperson on Land and Environmental Services, and she takes a keen interest in improving local government and democracy. She is a member of Scottish CND and believes passionately in the scrapping of nuclear weapons.

Alison lives in Glasgow with her husband and 2 young children.

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Alison Emily Thewliss (born 13 September 1982) is a Scottish National Party (SNP) politician. She was elected as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Glasgow Central at the May 2015 general election.

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Local hustings

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(Past event) Tuesday 30 May 2017 19:00: Hustings (change of venue), Larkfield Centre, 39 Inglefield Street, Govanhill G42 7AY. See video or other info from this event.

(Past event) Tuesday 23 May 2017 18:30–20:30: General Election Hustings, Glasgow Caledonian University, George Moore Building, 70 Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow G4 0BA.

Record in office

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Biographical summary

Born: 1982-09-13, Lanark, Scotland
Undergraduate degree: Politics and International Relations, University of Aberdeen
Previous job: Parliament (Scotland)

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Previous elections

This candidate has previously stood for election in:

  • 2017: The 2017 General Election, as the Scottish National Party (SNP) candidate for the Glasgow Central
  • 2015: The 2015 General Election, as the Scottish National Party (SNP) candidate for the Member of Parliament for Glasgow Central

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