Gordon Lindhurst MSP

Gordon Lindhurst is a Scottish Conservative and Unionist MSP for the Lothian region.

Gordon is an Edinburgh advocate, and studied law at Edinburgh University and Heidelberg University in Germany. In the Scottish Parliament, Gordon is the convener of the Economy, Jobs and Fair Work Committee, as well as being the Scottish Conservative spokesman for Legal Affairs.

In his spare time, he is a keen cyclist, hillwalker, and musical enthusiast. He also supports various charities, including the Edinburgh Merchant Company and Bethany Christian Trust. 

If you have any local issues or concerns that you would like to raise with Gordon, you can contact him by email at gordon.lindhurst.msp@parliament.scot, call his office on 0131 348 5948, or find him on Facebook. For local updates and news, you can also follow Gordon on Twitter or visit his website. For surgery times and details, please click here

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News

Lindhurst questions rate increases for golf industry

Golf clubs could face crippling costs if a recommendation to remove business rates relief from them is implemented following on from the Barclay Review. Gordon Lindhurst MSP highlighted this potential issue for the ancient Scottish sport in the Scottish Parliament today.

Lindhurst encourages Government to change tack on property taxes

The SNP Government must tackle the consequences of its Land and Buildings Transaction Tax, a Lothian MSP has said, after serious slowdown in the Scottish property market. Gordon Lindhurst MSP urged the Government to “fully reform his approach to taxation and taxes”.