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Summit to kickstart Langholm's economy

Eskdale MP David Mundell is hoping a major jobs summit to be held in Langholm later this month will be the start of a plan to boost employment and investment in the Muckle Toon.

David welcomes Wallace Hall pupils to Westminster

Nithsdale MP David Mundell welcomed two students from Wallace Hall Academy in Thornhill to Westminster.

Lorna Rideout and Suzie Wedge were met by their local representative at the House of Commons where David was delighted to meet them.

Commenting on their visit David said: "

David calls for Langholm job summit

Eskdale MP David Mundell is set to host a summit in Langholm in order to address the ongoing job losses suffered in the Eskdale area in recent months.

David taks questions from Annan Academy

Dumfriesshire MP David Mundell was at Annan Academy  on Friday as he tackled a series of tough questions from pupils at the school.

No topic was off limit as the pupils quizzed their Westminster representative and the Secretary of State for Scotland on a number of issues of the day.

David takes part in Q&A with Biggar pupils

Clydesdale MP David Mundell was at Biggar High School on Friday as he tackled a series of tough questions from Higher Modern Studies pupils at the school.

David hails fuel duty freeze

Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale MP David Mundell has hailed the fuel duty freeze announced by the Chancellor Philip Hammond in today’s Autumn Statement.