Martin's got the bottle for National Refill Day
This National Refill Day (Wednesday 19th June) Martin Whitfield MP is joining campaigners to urge East Lothian residents to ditch single-use water bottles.

Organised by the Refill campaign and Water UK, National Refill Day is calling on parliamentarians to join the British public and stop buying single-use plastic water bottles and pledge to carry a reusable one instead.

Refill and Water UK asked the UK public to support National Refill Day by carrying their reusable bottle and sharing their involvement on social media by telling the worl
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Supporting Small Charity Week 2019
17 to 21 June is #SmallCharityWeek and to help mark the week the Small Charities Coalition (SCC), a national membership organisation for 9,000 small charities and supporters, has launched the 'Big Support Small' campaign.

The campaign highlights that there’s no one-size-fits-all when it comes to charities. It will seek to showcase great examples of support between charities of different sizes, and encourage others to do the same.

Martin Whitfield is supporting the Big Support Small campaign and hopes it will help small local charities
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Attending furniture school graduation ceremony
Martin Whitfield MP has attended the graduation ceremony of the Chippendale International School of Furniture.

The local MP joined students, including winner Christian Burt from Portland, Oregon, at the ceremony at the Gifford-based school and said a few words of congratulation for all their hard work and achievements.

Martin Whitfield MP said:

“I was delighted to join the students at their graduation ceremony and say a few words to help celebrate their wonderful achievement.

"Chippendale brings together students from all over th
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Local fundraiser's success mentioned in Commons
Local fundraiser Scott Glynn's success in being awarded an MBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours List has been highlighted on the floor of the House of Commons.

Speaking during Commons Business Questions, Martin Whitfield MP asked the Leader of the House to join him in congratulating Mr Glynn on his award and the work he has done through his Walk with Scott Foundation.

Martin Whitfield MP said:

"Today I asked the Leader of the House of Commons to join with me and congratulate Scott Glynn on his MBE, richly deserved recognition for his wo
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New workplace support service launched
Yesterday, Martin Whitfield MP joined a hundred fellow MPs and industry leaders at Parliament for the launch of GroceryAid’s new Workplace Critical Incident Support.

The new service, which is funded by the Leverhulme Trade Charities Trust, aims to provide professional counselling support to grocery colleagues in the aftermath of an accident, robbery or assault in the workplace.

GroceryAid is partnering with CiC, specialists in workplace counselling, to provide professional counsellors who visit site to run either group or 1-2-1 sessions
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