Tag archive for ‘Renfrewshire’
By admin On Wednesday, February 14th, 2018
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The SNP delivering for Renfrewshire

An extra £5.2 million, on top of the money already allocated, coming to Renfrewshire to spend on local services, and over £4.2 million being given directly to Renfrewshire’s teachers, to spend as they see fit, More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 13th, 2018
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SNP CAMPAIGN WIN FOR RENFREWSHIRE SOUTH AS CHANCELLOR U-TURNS ON POLICE AND FIRE VAT

BUT TORIES STILL OWE SCOTLAND £140 MILLION   Intense SNP pressure on the UK government has paid off for Scotland’s emergency services after the Chancellor finally backed down to allow Police Scotland and More...

By admin On Monday, February 12th, 2018
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Labour MSPs are putting party before Renfrewshire

Labour’s nonsensical attempt to force a ‘no-confidence’ vote on the Scottish budget is a petty stunt that fails to understand Parliamentary process. Labour are using their parliamentary debating time today More...

By admin On Monday, February 12th, 2018
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East Renfrewshire MP raises concerns about ‘Online Ticket Bots’

East Renfrewshire MP, Paul Masterton has raised concerns surrounding ‘online ticket bots’ and the effect they have on pushing up prices for festival and concert goers. Online bots can harvest hundreds of tickets More...

By admin On Monday, February 12th, 2018
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Over £6million lost on FOBTs in single year in Renfrewshire

The UK Government’s consultation on changes to Fixed Odds Betting Terminals (FOBTs) comes to an end on Tuesday 23rd January 2018. The 12-week consultation – which was delayed due to the UK General Election More...

By admin On Sunday, February 11th, 2018
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Renfrewshire Schools To Benefit From The Pupil Equity Fund

Investments have been aimed at closing the poverty-related attainment gap. Renfrewshire schools receive £4,272,240 boost from pupil equity fund. A Scottish Government fund aimed at boosting the attainment levels More...

By admin On Sunday, February 11th, 2018
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East Renfrewshire residents pay for biggest increase in Council Tax income in Scotland

According to the latest Audit Scotland report, East Renfrewshire council taxpayers have paid for the biggest percentage increase in Council Tax revenue in Scotland. East Renfrewshire residents have increased council More...

By admin On Sunday, February 11th, 2018
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East Renfrewshire MP pledges to “Count Armed Forces Community In”

Paul Masterton, MP for East Renfrewshire has declared his support for The Royal British Legion and Poppyscotland’s ‘Count Them In’ campaign, which calls for the Armed Forces community to be included as a topic More...

By admin On Sunday, February 11th, 2018
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£5.233 Million Budget Boost For Renfrewshire

Renfrewshire Council will receive an extra £5.233 Million funding under the revised budget proposals unveiled by Finance Secretary Derek Mackay.   The budget boost comes as the Scottish Government confirmed More...

By admin On Sunday, February 11th, 2018
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Renfrewshire Schools to receive over £4.2million next year

Renfrewshire’s schools will receive over £4.2million next year to help close the poverty-related attainment gap. Pupil Equity Funding is being allocated to 62 Renfrewshire schools from the Scottish Government’s More...