|Member of the Scottish Parliament
for Dunfermline West
3 May 2007 – 5 May 2011
|Preceded by||Scott Barrie|
|Succeeded by||Bill Walker|
|Political party||Scottish Liberal Democrats|
Jim Tolson (born 26 May 1965) is a Scottish Liberal Democrat politician, and a former Member of the Scottish Parliament for Dunfermline West. He lost his seat to the Scottish National Party's Bill Walker in the 2011 election.
Prior to his election as an MSP, he was an employee of Sky Subscriber Services Ltd. in Dunfermline.In 2005 Tolson won a case against Sky at an employment tribunal seeking more time off to carry out council duties.
- Gary Fitzpatrick, "SNP storm home in Dunfermline shock" - Dunfermline Press, 6 May 2011
- "Fife councillor wins tribunal case for 'public duties' days off". The Scotsman. 11 August 2005. Retrieved 24 April 2012.
- "Fife councillor wins case to get days off". The Journal Online (Law Society of Scotland). 11 August 2005. Retrieved 24 April 2012.
- Jim Tolson profile at the Scottish Liberal Democrats web site
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