Tag archive for ‘Government’
By admin On Tuesday, July 10th, 2018

SNP councillors call for residents to get involved in Scottish Government Consultation

“We would encourage everyone to go online and get involved in this consultation, let the Scottish Government know what you want to see in a deposit return scheme,” said Councillor Kenny MacLaren (SNP – Paisley More...

By admin On Friday, July 6th, 2018

MP highlights report revealing working families are worse off after decade of UK Government austerity

A local politician has renewed calls on the UK government to boost family incomes – after a new report revealed austerity cuts and increasing living costs have left many families struggling. Gavin Newlands, MP More...

By admin On Thursday, June 28th, 2018

New government role for Renfrewshire’s Derek MacKay

Renfrewshire North and West MSP Derek Mackay has retained his role as Scotland’s Finance Secretary following a government reshuffle by First Minister Nicola Sturgeon. The Gazette | News  More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 27th, 2018

Attitudes to government, the economy and public services

An Official Statistics Publication for Scotland. Scottish Government News – News  More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 26th, 2018

Public trust in Scottish Government

Three times more trust Scottish Government over UK Government to act in Scotland’s best interests. Scottish Government News – News  More...

By admin On Friday, June 22nd, 2018

MP criticises UK Government “outrageous” plan to charge EU nationals to continue living in the UK

A local politician has condemned the UK government’s plans to make EU nationals pay and answer questions if they wish to live in the UK after Brexit. Gavin Newlands, SNP MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire North More...

By admin On Thursday, June 21st, 2018

Renfrewshire Council appoint Government Culture Strategy head Leonie Bell to lead Paisley transformation

One of Scotland’s most senior cultural figures will lead the work to transform Paisley’s future using its unique cultural and heritage story – and says the town can show the way for the rest of the UK. Leonie More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 12th, 2018

Scottish Government Workforce Statistics March 2018

An Official Statistics Publication for Scotland Scottish Government News – News  More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 6th, 2018

UK Government “reluctance to meet” Scottish representatives

Minister says EU Withdrawal Bill must be amended to respect devolution. Scottish Government News – News  More...

By admin On Friday, June 1st, 2018

Finance Secretary, Derek Mackay calls on UK Government to change course on austerity, immigration and Brexit

Finance Secretary Derek Mackay has proposed alternative UK fiscal plans which would provide valuable additional resources for Scotland’s public finances to support key commitments and public services while keeping More...