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Encyclopedia > City of Glasgow
City of Glasgow
Image:ScotlandGlasgow.png
Geography
Area
- Total
- % Water
Ranked 27th
175 km²
? %
Admin HQ Glasgow
ISO 3166-2 GB-GLG
ONS code 00QS
Demographics
Population
- Total (2004)
- Density
Ranked 1st
577,670
3,301 / km²
Politics
Glasgow City Council
http://www.glasgow.gov.uk/
Control Labour
MPs
MSPs
For the ship, see SS City of Glasgow.

The City of Glasgow Council (Mòr-bhaile Ghlaschu in Gaelic) is one of the 32 Scottish unitary authorities, formerly Glasgow District Council and Glasgow Corporation in Glasgow, Scotland. council area of Scotland File links The following pages link to this file: Glasgow City of Glasgow Categories: GFDL images ... This article explains the meaning of area as a Physical quantity. ... This is a list of districts of Scotland ordered by area. ... To help compare different orders of magnitude and geographical regions, we list here areas between 100 km² and 1000 km². See also areas of other orders of magnitude. ... Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. ... For other uses, see Glasgow (disambiguation). ... The ISO 3166-2 codes for the United Kingdom correspond to the nations administrative divisions. ... The Office for National Statistics coding system is a hierarchical code used in the United Kingdom for tabulating census and other statistical data. ... 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Density (symbol: ρ - Greek: rho) is a measure of mass per unit of volume. ... This is a list of districts of Scotland ordered by population. ... The Labour Party is a centre-left or social democratic political party in Britain (see British politics), and one of the United Kingdoms three main political parties. ... This is a list of MPs elected in the UK general election, 2005 to the House of Commons for the Fifty-Fourth Parliament of the United Kingdom at the United Kingdom general election, 2005, arranged by constituency. ... Ian Graham Davidson (born 8 September 1950, Jedburgh) is a Scottish politician, and Labour and Co-operative member of Parliament for Glasgow South West. ... Thomas Harris known as Tom Harris (born 20 February 1964, Ayrshire) is a politician in the United Kingdom. ... David Marshall (born May 7, 1941 is the Labour MP for Glasgow East, Scotland, since 2005. ... Michael Martin Michael John Martin MP (born July 3, 1945, Glasgow, Scotland) is the Speaker of the House of Commons in the United Kingdom. ... Ann McKechin (born 22 April 1962) is a politician in the United Kingdom. ... John Robertson (born 17 April 1952, Glasgow) is a politician in the United Kingdom. ... Mohammad Sarwar (born 18 August 1952, Pakistan) is a politician in the United Kingdom, the Labour member of Parliament for Glasgow Central. ... Member of the Scottish Parliament (MSP) is the title given to any one of the 129 individuals elected to serve in the Scottish Parliament. ... Johann Lamont is a Labour member of the Scottish Parliament. ... Pauline McNeill (born September 12, 1962) is a politician in the United Kingdom. ... Charles Gordon (born 28th October 1951) is a Labour member of the Scottish Parliament for Glasgow Cathcart. ... Frank McAveety (born 27 June 1962) is a Scottish Labour Party Member of the Scottish Parliament for Glasgow Shettleston. ... For other uses, see Paul Martin (disambiguation). ... Janis Hughes (born 1 May 1958, Glasgow) is a Scottish Labour politician, and Member of the Scottish Parliament for Glasgow Rutherglen constituency since 1999. ... Patricia Ferguson (born 24 September 1958) is a Labour Member of the Scottish Parliament for Glasgow Maryhill, a seat which she has held since 1999. ... Bill Butler (born March 30, 1956) is a Scottish Labour Party politician and former teacher. ... Gordon Jackson (born August 5, 1948) is the Labour MSP for Glasgow Govan. ... Margaret Curran (b. ... Nicola Sturgeon is a Scottish politician and current Deputy Leader of the Scottish National Party. ... Sandra White is a Scottish politician. ... SS City of Glasgow was a single-screw passenger steamship of the Inman Line which disappeared in the Atlantic Ocean en route from to Liverpool to Philadelphia in 1854. ... Scottish Gaelic (Gàidhlig) is a member of the Goidelic branch of Celtic languages. ... Motto: Nemo me impune lacessit (English: No one provokes me with impunity) Scotlands location within Europe Scotlands location within the United Kingdom Languages English, Gaelic, Scots Capital Edinburgh Largest city Glasgow First Minister Jack McConnell Area - Total - % water Ranked 2nd UK 78,782 km² 1. ... A unitary authority is a term used in a two-tier local government system to describe a unit of local government that operates as a single tier. ... For other uses, see Glasgow (disambiguation). ... Motto: Nemo me impune lacessit (English: No one provokes me with impunity) Scotlands location within Europe Scotlands location within the United Kingdom Languages English, Gaelic, Scots Capital Edinburgh Largest city Glasgow First Minister Jack McConnell Area - Total - % water Ranked 2nd UK 78,782 km² 1. ...

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Local government

History

Glasgow Corporation

Originally called the Glasgow Corporation or City Corporation until 1975, it was governed by councilors, and led by the Lord Provost. Glasgow Corporation Transport, a public body, ran the local buses and traditional Glasgow Trams, until the creation of the District Council. 1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1975 calendar). ... The Lord Provost of Glasgow is the convener of the City of Glasgow council. ...


Glasgow District Council

Between 1975 and 1996, following the creation of a two-tier local government structure of regions and districts, the local services were split between two councils. Glasgow District council maintained refuse collection, museums, libraries and housing , while Strathclyde Regional Council took control of the police, fire service, water, education, social work and transport. The local government of Scotland is organised into 32 unitary authorities covering the mainland and islands of Scotland. ... The local government regions and districts of Scotland were established under the Local Government (Scotland) Act 1973 as a two-tier system of local government in Scotland. ... Strathclyde (Srath Chluaidh in Gaelic) was one of the regional council areas of Scotland from 1974 to 1996. ...


Unitary Authority

The current City of Glasgow Council is one of the 32 Scottish unitary authorities and came into being in 1996. It has roughly the same area as the old Glasgow District Council and assumed the powers of that body, as well as taking on those of the old Strathclyde Regional Council for the Glasgow area. Motto: Nemo me impune lacessit (English: No one provokes me with impunity) Scotlands location within Europe Scotlands location within the United Kingdom Languages English, Gaelic, Scots Capital Edinburgh Largest city Glasgow First Minister Jack McConnell Area - Total - % water Ranked 2nd UK 78,782 km² 1. ... A unitary authority is a term used in a two-tier local government system to describe a unit of local government that operates as a single tier. ... 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ... Strathclyde (Srath Chluaidh in Gaelic) was one of the regional council areas of Scotland from 1974 to 1996. ... For other uses, see Glasgow (disambiguation). ...


The new district is actually slightly smaller than the old one, having lost Rutherglen, Fernhill, Cambuslang, Halfway, King's Park, and Toryglen, which now form part of South Lanarkshire. [1] Rutherglen (said: Rhu-ther-glehn) comes from the Gaelic An Ruadh Ghleann - the red valley. Rutherglen is a large village located within the suburbs of the city of Glasgow, Scotland near the town of Cambuslang. ... Fernhill is a residential district in the Scottish town of Rutherglen in the south-west of the Glasgow urban area. ... Cambuslang (Scottish Gaelic: Camas Long) is a village in South Lanarkshire, Scotland. ... Halfway is a suburb on the southside of the city of Glasgow, Scotland. ... Kings Park is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow. ... Toryglen is a small district in southern Glasgow, Scotland. ... South Lanarkshire (Siorrachd Lannraig a Deas in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary council regions in Scotland, covering the southern part of the traditional county of Lanarkshire. ...


Powers and Structure

The Council is comprised of 79 elected councillors who each represent a ward. They are elected with the single-plurality electoral system (more commonly referred to as 'first past the post'). This electoral system has led to a disproportionate representation on the council, with 69 of the 79 councillors representing the Labour Party although they gained only around half the votes cast. The Scottish National Party gained the second largest number of votes cast (some 20% or so) and is represented by four councillors. The plurality voting system, also known as first past the post, is a voting system used to elect a single winner in a given election. ... The Labour Party is a centre-left or social democratic political party in Britain (see British politics), and one of the United Kingdoms three main political parties. ... In Scotland, the Scottish National Party (SNP) is a centre-left political party which campaigns for Scottish independence. ...


The Council has responsibility for a number of functions, including parks, refuse collection, local education, museums and libraries.


It is lead by the Leader of the Council and elects a civic leader, called the Lord Provost (equivalent to theLord Mayor). The current Lord Provost of Glasgow is Liz Cameron, who replaced Alex Mosson in May, 2003. A Lord Provost is the Scottish equivalent of a Lord Mayor. ... Councillor Patrick (Pat) John Stannard, Lord Mayor of Oxford (2004). ... The Lord Provost of Glasgow is the convener of the City of Glasgow local authority. ... Liz Cameron, born in Partick, Glasgow is the current Lord Provost of Glasgow. ... Alex Mosson, is a former Lord Provost of Glasgow. ... 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Boundaries

It borders onto Renfrewshire, West Dunbartonshire, East Dunbartonshire, North Lanarkshire, South Lanarkshire and East Renfrewshire. Renfrewshire (Siorrachd Rinn Friù in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary authority regions in Scotland. ... West Dunbartonshire (Siorrachd Dhùn Bhreatainn an Iar in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary authority areas in Scotland. ... East Dunbartonshire (Siorrachd Dhùn Bhreatainn an Ear in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary authority areas in Scotland. ... North Lanarkshire (Siorrachd Lannraig a Tuath in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary council regions in Scotland. ... South Lanarkshire (Siorrachd Lannraig a Deas in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary council regions in Scotland, covering the southern part of the traditional county of Lanarkshire. ... East Renfrewshire (Siorrachd Rinn Friù an Ear in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary council regions in Scotland. ...


Wards

Since the last reorganisation, the current wards are:-


Anderston | Anniesland | Ashfield | Baillieston | Barlanark | Battlefield | Blairdardie | Braidfauld | Bridgeton/Dalmarnock | Calton | Cardonald | Carntyne | Carnwadric | Castlemilk | Cathcart | Cowlairs | Crookston | Darnley | Dennistoun | Drumoyneour | Drumry | Easterhouse | Firhill | Garrowhill | Gartcraig | Garthamlock | Glenwood | Govan | Govanhill | Greenfield | Hayburn | Hillhead | Hutchesontown | Hyndland | Ibrox | Jordanhill | Kelvindale | Kelvingrove | Keppochhill | King's Park | Kingston | Knightswood Park | Knightswood South | Langside | Maryhill | Maxwell Park | Merchant City | Milnbank | Milton | Mosspark | Mount Florida | Mount Vernon | Newlands | Nitshill | North Cardonald | North Kelvin | Parkhead | Partick | Penilee | Pollok | Pollokshaws | Pollokshields East | Queenslie | Robroyston | Scotstoun | Shettleston | Springburn | Strathbungo | Summerhill | Summerston | Tollcross | Toryglen | Victoria | Wallacewell | Woodlands | Wyndford | Anderston is a well-known district in the Scottish city of Glasgow. ... Anniesland is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow. ... Ashfield may mean or refer to: Ashfield, the local government district in western Nottinghamshire, England. ... Baillieston is the most easterly suburb of Glasgow, the largest city in Scotland. ... Barlanark is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow. ... Battlefield can mean: A place where a battle occurs. ... Blairdardie is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow. ... Braidfauld is the 45th Ward in the City of Glasgow. ... Calton is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow. ... Cardonald is a suburb of the Scottish city of Glasgow. ... Carntyne is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow. ... Carnwadric is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow. ... Castlemilk is a huge district of Glasgow, Scotland. ... Cathcart is an area of Glasgow between Mount Florida, Kings Park, Muirend and Newlands. ... Cowlairs is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow. ... Crookston can refer to: Crookston, Minnesota Crookston, Nebraska This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Darnley is an area in south-west Glasgow, Scotland located on the A727 just west of Arden. ... Dennistoun is a large district in the Scottish city of Glasgow. ... Easterhouse is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow. ... Firhill stadium as it stands today, with the new North stand in the centre, and the Jackie Husband stand on the right. ... The area of Glasgow, Scotland, called Garrowhill takes its name from Garrowhill House (circa. ... Garthamlock is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow. ... Glenwood is the name of several places in North America: Glenwood, Arkansas Glenwood, Georgia Glenwood, Illinois Glenwood, Iowa Glenwood, Maryland Glenwood, Minnesota Glenwood, New York Glenwood, Utah Glenwood, Washington Glenwood, Newfoundland and Labrador Places with Glenwood in their name include Glenwood City, Wisconsin Glenwood Canyon, Colorado Glenwood Springs, Colorado This... Govan is a district and former burgh in the southwestern part of the Scottish city of Glasgow. ... Govanhill is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow. ... Greenfield is the name of several places: In the United States of America: Greenfield, Illinois Greenfield, Indiana Greenfield, Massachusetts Greenfield, Michigan Greenfield, Missouri Greenfield, New Hampshire Greenfield, New York Greenfield, Ohio Greenfield, Wisconsin Greenfield Township, Ohio Greenfield Township, Pennsylvania South Greenfield, Brooklyn, New York In England: Greenfield, Greater Manchester See... Lilybank Gardens, a typical Hillhead terrace Hillhead is a residential and commercial area of Glasgow, Scotland. ... Hutchesontown is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow. ... Hyndland is a residential area in the west-end of the city of Glasgow, Scotland. ... Ibrox is a district of the city of Glasgow in western Scotland. ... This article or section is in need of attention from an expert on the subject. ... Kelvindale is a district in the west of the city of Glasgow in Scotland. ... Kelvingrove can refer to: Glasgow Kelvingrove (UK Parliament constituency) Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow Kelvingrove Hotel, Glasgow Kelvingrove Park, Glasgow This is a disambiguation page — a list of articles associated with the same title. ... Kings Park (京士柏 or 皇囿) is an area east of Yau Ma Tei, Kowloon, Hong Kong. ... // There are a large number of places named Kingston: Jamaica Kingston, Jamaica, the capital United Kingdom Kingston upon Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, England Kingston upon Thames, Greater London, England Kingston, Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, England Kingston, Devon, Devon, England Kingston, Dorset, Dorset, England Kingston, East Lothian, East Lothian, Scotland Kingston, Hampshire... Langside is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow. ... Maryhill is a residential district in the northwest of the City of Glasgow. ... Maxwell Park is a neighborhood in Oakland, California, bordered by MacArthur Blvd, High Street, Foothill Blvd, and 55th Avenue. ... The Merchant City, is a district of Glasgow, Scotland. ... Milton is the name of a number of places: In the United States of America: Milton, Delaware Milton, Florida Milton, Illinois Milton, Indiana Milton, Iowa Milton, Kentucky Milton, Maine Milton High School in Alpharetta, GA Milton, Massachusetts Milton, New Hampshire Milton (town), New York (in Saratoga County) Milton, Ulster County... Mosspark is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow. ... Mount Florida is covered by Mount Florida train station. ... Mount Vernon is the name of several places around the world, most notably Mount Vernon, the Virginia plantation of George Washington, the first President of the United States. ... Newlands is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow. ... Nitshill is a suburb on the south side of Glasgow. ... North Kelvinside (also referred to as North Kelvin) is a middle-class residential district of the Scottish city of Glasgow. ... Parkhead is an area of east Glasgow. ... Patrick is an area of Glasgow on the north bank of the River Clyde, just across from Govan. ... Penilee is a small housing scheme and suburb on the southwestern edge of Glasgow, Scotland. ... Pollok is a predominantly working class district on the southside of the city of Glasgow, Scotland. ... Pollokshaws is a suburb on the southside of the city of Glasgow, Scotland. ... Queenslie is a district in the Scottish city of Glasgow. ... Robroyston is a northeastern suburb of the city of Glasgow, Scotland. ... Scotstoun is a district of Glasgow, Scotland, west of Glasgow City Centre. ... Shettleston is a suburb in the east end of Glasgow in Scotland. ... Springburn is an area in the north of Glasgow. ... Strathbungo grew up as a small village built along the Pollokshaws Road, one of the main arteries leading southwards from the centre of Glasgow. ... Summerhill has several meanings: Summerhill School, a school now located in Leiston, England. ... Summerston Mobile - www. ... Tollcross is a section of Glasgow, Scotland, north of the River Clyde. ... Toryglen is a small district in southern Glasgow, Scotland. ... Woodlands refers to several places in the world: Woodlands, Dorset, England Woodlands, Glasgow, Scotland Woodlands, Lusaka, Zambia Woodlands, Singapore Woodlands, South Africa Woodlands, South Yorkshire Woodlands, Western Australia Woodlands is also a part of the name of: The Woodlands, Texas, United States of America The Woodlands High School in The... Wyndford is an area of the city of Glasgow, Scotland. ...


Scottish Parliament electoral region and constituencies

Main article: Glasgow (Scottish Parliament electoral region).

The Glasgow electoral region of the Scottish Parliament covers the City of Glasgow and the Rutherglen area of South Lanarkshire. It elects ten of the parliament's 73 first past the post constituency members and seven of the 56 additional members. Both kinds of member are known as Members of the Scottish Parliament (MSPs). The system of election is designed to produce a form of proportional representation. Glasgow is one of the eight electoral regions of the Scottish Parliament which were created in 1999. ... Glasgow is one of the eight electoral regions of the Scottish Parliament which were created in 1999. ... Rutherglen (An Ruadh Ghleann in Scottish Gaelic) is a town bordering on the city of Glasgow, Scotland. ... South Lanarkshire (Siorrachd Lannraig a Deas in Gaelic) is one of 32 unitary council regions in Scotland, covering the southern part of the traditional county of Lanarkshire. ... The plurality voting system, also known as first past the post, is a voting system used to elect a single winner in a given election. ... The Additional Member System (AMS) is a voting system in which some representatives are elected from geographic constituencies and others are elected under proportional representation from party lists. ... Member of the Scottish Parliament (MSP) (Ball Pàrlamaid na h-Alba (BPA) in Gaelic) is the title given to any one of the 129 individuals elected to serve in the Scottish Parliament. ... Proportional representation, also known as full representation, is an electoral system in which the overall votes are reflected in the overall outcome of the body or bodies of representatives. ...


Until the United Kingdom general election, 2005, the first past the post seats were the same for the Scottish Parliament (Holyrood) as for the United Kingdom Parliament (Westminster) (apart from Orkney and Shetland, which formed separate constituencies at Holyrood, but not Westminster). In 2005 the number of Westminster Members of Parliament (MPs) was cut to 59, with new constituencies being formed, while the existing number of MSPs was retained at Holyrood. The United Kingdom general election of 2005 was held on Thursday, 5 May 2005 and won by the Labour Party, led by Tony Blair. ... For the national legislative body up to 1707, see Parliament of Scotland. ... The Scottish Parliament building in April 2006 The Scottish Parliament Building is the home of the Scottish Parliament at Holyrood, within the UNESCO World Heritage Site in Edinburgh. ... The Parliament of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is the supreme legislative institution in the United Kingdom and British overseas territories (it alone has parliamentary sovereignty). ... Clock Tower and New Palace Yard from the west The Palace of Westminster, on the banks of the River Thames in Westminster, London, is the home of the House of Commons and the House of Lords, which form the Parliament of the United Kingdom. ... The Orkney Islands form one of 32 unitary council regions in Scotland, and are a Lieutenancy Area. ... See Shetland (disambiguation) for other meanings. ... A Member of Parliament, or MP, is a representative elected by the voters of an electoral district to a parliament; in the Westminster system, specifically to the lower house. ...


First past the post constituencies

The ten Scottish Parliament constituencies in the Glasgow electoral region are:-

Glasgow Anniesland is a constituency represented in the Scottish Parliament. ... Glasgow Baillieston is a constituency represented in the Scottish Parliament since 1999. ... Glasgow Cathcart is a constituency represented in the Scottish Parliament. ... Glasgow Govan is a constituency of the Scottish Parliament. ... Glasgow Kelvin is a constituency represented in the Scottish Parliament. ... Maryhill is a area in Glasgow situated in the North of the City. ... Glasgow Pollok is a constituency represented in the Scottish Parliament since 1999. ... Glasgow Rutherglen is a constituency represented in the Scottish Parliament since 1999. ... Glasgow Shettleston is a constituency of the Scottish Parliament. ... Glasgow Springburn is a constituency of the Scottish Parliament. ...

Additional members

The current additional member MSPs are:

Sandra White is a Scottish politician. ... In Scotland, the Scottish National Party (SNP) is a centre-left political party which campaigns for Scottish independence. ... Nicola Sturgeon is a Scottish politician and current Deputy Leader of the Scottish National Party. ... Tommy Sheridan Tommy Sheridan is a Scottish socialist politician. ... The Scottish Socialist Party (SSP) is a left wing Scottish political party which campaigns for a socialist economic platform and Scottish independence. ... Rosie Kane Rosie Kane (born Rosemary Kane on June 5, 1961 in Glasgow) is a member of the Scottish Parliament for Glasgow. ... Robert E. Brown (born December 25, 1947) is a Scottish Liberal Democrat politician, Member of the Scottish Parliament for Glasgow Region, Deputy Minister for Education and Young People, and a lawyer. ... The Liberal Democrats, often shortened to Lib Dems, are a liberal political party based in the United Kingdom. ... Bill Aitken (15 April 1947) is a Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party member of the Scottish Parliament for Glasgow. ... The Conservative Party is one of the two largest political parties in the United Kingdom and the most successful party in political history based on election victories. ... Patrick Harvie MSP Patrick Harvie (born 18 March 1973 in Vale of Leven, Dunbartonshire) is a Green Member of the Scottish Parliament. ... The Scottish Green Party (Pàrtaidh Uaine na h-Alba in Scottish Gaelic) is the Green party of Scotland, and a full member of the European Federation of Green Parties. ...

United Kingdom Parliament constituencies

See also United Kingdom constituencies.

Following reform of constituencies of the House of Commons of the United Kingdom Parliament (Westminster) in 2005, which reduced the number of Scottish Members of Parliament (MPs), the current Westminster constituencies in Glasgow are:- In the United Kingdom each of the electoral areas or divisions called constituencies elects one or more members to a parliament or assembly. ... The House of Commons is a component of the Parliament of the United Kingdom, which also includes the Sovereign and the House of Lords. ... The Parliament of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is the supreme legislative institution in the United Kingdom and British overseas territories (it alone has parliamentary sovereignty). ... Clock Tower and New Palace Yard from the west The Palace of Westminster, on the banks of the River Thames in Westminster, London, is the home of the House of Commons and the House of Lords, which form the Parliament of the United Kingdom. ... A Member of Parliament, or MP, is a representative elected by the voters of an electoral district to a parliament; in the Westminster system, specifically to the lower house. ...

# Constituency MP Party
1 Glasgow, Central Mohammad Sarwar Labour
2 Glasgow, East David Marshall Labour
3 Glasgow, North Ann McKechin Labour
4 Glasgow, North East Michael Martin Speaker
5 Glasgow, North West John Robertson Labour
6 Glasgow, South Tom Harris Labour
7 Glasgow, South West Ian Davidson Lab Coop


Glasgow Central is a constituency of the House of Commons of the UK Parliament. ... Mohammad Sarwar (born 18 August 1952, Pakistan) is a politician in the United Kingdom, the Labour member of Parliament for Glasgow Central. ... Glasgow East is a constituency of the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. ... David Marshall (born May 7, 1941 is the Labour MP for Glasgow East, Scotland, since 2005. ... Glasgow North is a constituency of the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. ... Ann McKechin (born 22 April 1962) is a politician in the United Kingdom. ... Glasgow North East is a constituency of the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. ... Michael Martin Michael John Martin MP (born July 3, 1945, Glasgow, Scotland) is the Speaker of the House of Commons in the United Kingdom. ... Glasgow North West is a constituency of the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. ... John Robertson (born 17 April 1952, Glasgow) is a politician in the United Kingdom. ... Glasgow South is a constituency of the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. ... Thomas Tom Harris (born February 20, 1964) British politician. ... Glasgow South West is a constituency of the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. ... Ian Graham Davidson (born 8 September 1950, Jedburgh) is a Scottish politician, and Labour and Co-operative member of Parliament for Glasgow South West. ...

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