Local MSP hosts Ocean Youth Trust Scotland in Parliament

Stuart McMillan MSP for Greenock and Inverclyde hosted Greenock-based youth work charity, Ocean Youth Trust Scotland (OYTS), in the Scottish Parliament on Wednesday evening for an event to celebrate the success of their On Course with Cashback programme. OYTS offer residential sailing voyages to young people aged 12-25 to realise their true potential, and are […]

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McMillan Meets with St Andrew’s First Aid

Greenock and Inverclyde MSP, Stuart McMillan, has praised the volunteers who give freely of their time to support the St Andrew’s First Aid Inverclyde Company. Mr McMillan was able to meet with the Inverclyde Company last week and learn more about St Andrew’s First Aid. Speaking after the visit, Stuart said: “I really commend the […]

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Applications open for Community Connect Funding

Stuart McMillan MSP is encouraging local groups to apply for Scotmid’s next round of Community Connect Funding to be in with the chance of receiving up to £15,000. This funding initiative enables Scotmid members to give back to their communities by allowing them to vote for three Good Cause Groups from Scotmid’s West Member Region, […]

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Local MSP supports Marie Curie baking challenge

Stuart McMillan MSP for Greenock and Inverclyde joined over 150 people at a special event celebrating terminal illness charity Marie Curie’s latest fundraiser on Wednesday 20 June 2018. The Blooming Great Garden Party held at Edinburgh’s Holyrood Park saw MSPs, volunteers and supporters join celebrations for the Blooming Great Tea Party campaign. The charity is […]

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Tory welfare cuts behind rise in food bank use

Stuart McMillan, SNP MSP for Greenock and Inverclyde, has criticised the UK government for “driving families to food banks” after new figures reveal the number of food parcels has increased over the past year. The Trussell Trust’s annual foodbank statistics show that the number of food parcels distributed in Scotland surged by 17% in 2017-18 […]

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Stuart McMillan pledges support for families across West Scotland raising disabled or seriously ill children and young people

Stuart McMillan MSP has pledged his support for Family Fund, the UK’s largest charity providing grants for families raising disabled or seriously ill children and young people, and their commitment to increase the number of grants and services they provide to families. In Scotland, Family Fund supported 6,176 families with grants worth £2.9 million and […]

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Pipeathon 2017 auction goes live

Stuart McMillan MSP’s Pipeathon 2017 auction hosted by McTears Auctioneers is now live and accepting bids. The Greenock and Inverclyde MSP, who is also Holyrood’s ‘Parliamentary Piper’, piped at all 42 senior Scottish football clubs over the course of five days this summer. Numerous clubs donated signed strips – along with some other exclusive items, […]

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McMillan invites MSPs to participate in Pipeathon auction

Greenock and Inverclyde MSP Stuart McMillan invites his fellow MSPs to help raise funds for charity by getting involved in his Pipeathon online auction which launches next week. Stuart’s #Pipeathon17 saw him pipe at all 42 senior Scottish football clubs this summer who donated signed strips – along with some other exclusive items, including match […]

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Stuart is in the Pink for Breast Cancer Now

McMillan wears it pink in parliament in aid of Breast Cancer Now Stuart McMillan, MSP for Greenock and Inverclyde pulled on some eye-catching pink clothes at the Scottish Parliament to encourage constituents to take part in the UK’s biggest, brightest and pinkest fundraiser, wear it pink, on Friday 20 October. wear it pink is back […]

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Kind Gesture by EE lets MSP Pipeathon go Mobile

Local MSP Stuart McMillan has praised EE after the phone company have generously allowed the MSP free mobile phone data as he undertakes his cross-country ‘Pipeathon’ in aid of charity next week. Stuart is kicking off his football-themed ‘Pipeathon’ initiative for charity at Cappielow Park on Monday 17th July in a bid to pipe at […]

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Local MSP: ‘I’m Lovin’ McDonald’s Charity Generosity’

Local MSP Stuart McMillan has praised McDonald’s after the food chain have generously allowed the MSP to eat in their restaurants free of charge as he undertakes his cross-country ‘Pipeathon’ in aid of charity next week. Stuart is kicking off his football-themed ‘Pipeathon’ initiative for charity at Cappielow Park on Monday 17th July in a […]

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