Edinburgh East

When I was the MP for Edinburgh East I led or participated in a number of important local campaigns:

During my time in office, Edinburgh East was one of five constituencies covering the City of Edinburgh council area. All constituencies were entirely within the city council area. The constituency included all of the following council wards:

  • Craigentinny Duddingston
  • Portobello Craigmillar

It included part of the following council wards:

  • City Centre
  • Southside Newington
  • Leith
  • Leith Walk
  • Liberton Gilmerton
  • Meadows Morningside