Robina Barton

Scottish Labour Party candidate for Shetland

Robina was born in Sunderland and grew up in North Yorkshire.

After working with homeless people in Glasgow, and a brief spell driving a HGV she moved to Shetland to work in heritage and tourism, most recently coordinating the activities of Shetland UNESCO Global Geopark.

She is active in the Shetland community and enjoys adventure sports, reading, dancing and singing.


Robina : Why Vote Labour (Radio Shetland 02/05/2016) >>>

Straight Talking, Honest Politics

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Download Robina's election leaflet >>>

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Scottish Labour Manifesto >>>

Women's Manifesto >>>

Disabilities Manifesto >>>

BME Manifesto >>>

LGBTI Manifesto >>>

Fairer Economy Manifesto >>>

Campaigning with Robina : BBC Radio Shetland programme >>>

Comments on Shetland's Fishing Industry >>>

Scottish Labour on Storify : Ten Times When the SNP were Pretty Much Tories >>>

The Youth of Today election special on Radio Shetland >>>

Kezia Dugdale's 2016 STUC speech >>>

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Nicola Sturgeon has misled Scots on her secret China deal >>

Kezia Dugdale's 2016 conference speech >>>

Protecting Scotland's Education >>>

#KidsnotCuts >>>

Scottish Labour news

Scottish Labour videos


Robina welcomes Labour plans to use Holyrood’s new powers to stop SNP cuts to schools and vital public services.

Scottish Labour candidate Robina Barton launches election campaign by pledging help for first time buyers.

Scottish Labour One Day Conference 19th. March 2016 (Slideshow) >>>