Tributes flood in for dedicated politician Sam

Sam Galbraith

Sam Galbraith

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Tributes have been flooding in for former Strathkelvin and Bearsden MP and MSP Sam Galbraith who died on 
Monday, aged 68.

The renowned neurosurgeon who swapped the operating theatre for politics back in 1987, passed away in Glasgow’s Western Infirmary after contracting an infection.

The Labour politician, one of the founding members of the Scottish Parliament, was believed to have been the world’s longest-surviving lung transplant recipient.


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