MP to stand trial accused of breaking corona rules
Daily Record|January 07, 2022
SNP politician allegedly travelled to London from Glasgow despite being told to isolate
CONNOR GORDON

SCOTS MP Margaret Ferrier will stand trial in August accused of travelling from Glasgow to London knowing she had symptoms of coronavirus.

The Rutherglen and Hamilton West politician, 61, allegedly made several journeys having been told to self-isolate between September 26 and 29, 2020.

Prosecutors state the suspended SNP politician culpably and recklessly booked a test for Covid-19, stating in the booking application that she had symptoms of the virus.

The charge claims she was told to self-isolate and wilfully exposed people to the risk of infection, illness and death.

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