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Plastic Straw Ban could be final straw for Disabled

Jeremy Balfour MSP has backed a call from disability campaign group One in Five, to urge the Scottish Government to pause their plastic straw ban while they consider the daily challenges this ban may pose for many disabled people.

Jeremy Balfour commented,

BIG LOTTERY FUNDS AWARDED TO LOCAL COMMUNITY SAFETY GROUP

The Midlothian Community Safety and Justice Partnership have received recognition in the Scottish Parliament today in a motion raised by Scottish Conservatives MSP Jeremy Balfour, for securing £3,701 in Big Lottery Funding.