John is a local resident who has lived in East Kilbride for the past 38 years. He is presently Convenor of the local SNP Branch in East Kilbride and has a good knowledge of issues affecting East Kilbride.
Having previously worked as a taxi driver in the town, John now works for a local bus company. This means he is fully aware of the public transport issues affecting the residents of East Kilbride West and will be campaigning for better transport links for the area.
John is also active in his workplace, representing fellow workers.
John believes that the protection of local services is a top priority and that, working with the Scottish Government, local authorities can help protect their communities from Westminster cuts.
John shares your concerns about the East Kilbride West area, will be available to listen to your concerns and, if elected, he will work to help families through these hard times by supporting the SNP’s Council Tax Freeze for the next four years.
John understands your concerns about crime and that is why he supports the SNP’s commitment to Police on our streets which has resulted in the lowest crime figures for over 30 years.