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By admin On Friday, January 18th, 2019
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Mackay welcomes additional help for funeral costs

Mackay welcomes additional help foNew benefit will increase eligibility by around 40%. A new benefit providing help for people on low-incomes to meet the costs of a funeral is on course to be delivered by the Scottish More...

By admin On Friday, January 18th, 2019
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Cllr MacLaren welcomes moves to overhaul Tenement maintenance legislation

“The maintenance of common property in tenements is an important issue for many people in Paisley and Renfrewshire and this report hopes to update the relevant legislation”, said Councillor Kenny MacLaren (SNP More...

By admin On Sunday, January 6th, 2019
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Councillor MacLaren welcomes new powers to tackle derelict sites

“This is good news for local councils and communities,” said Councillor Kenny MacLaren (SNP – Paisley Northwest), commenting on the move by Planning Minister Kevin Stewart to empower councils to use Compulsory More...

By admin On Thursday, November 15th, 2018
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Mackay Welcomes U-Turn as Fixed-Odds Betting Terminal Stakes to be reduced from April.

Derek Mackay MSP has welcomed today’s u-turn by the UK Government’s on the reduction of stakes of fixed odds betting terminals, with the reduction to £2 per spin to come into play from April. Research from More...

By admin On Friday, October 5th, 2018
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TOM ARTHUR MSP WELCOMES ECONOMIC GROWTH EXCEEDING EXPECTATIONS IN 2018

POSITIVE ECONOMIC GROWTH AS SCOTLAND MOVES AHEAD OF UK   SNP MSP Tom Arthur has praised new figures showing that Scotland’s economy has outperformed the UK’s in the second quarter of this year.   According More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 4th, 2018
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Glasgow Airport welcomes news of 150 jobs to be created by Jet2.com and Jet2holidays

Leading leisure airline and tour operator is on the search for new talent to fill over 150 Flight Deck, Cabin Crew and Ground Operations positions at Glasgow Airport. Part of huge recruitment drive with over 3,000 More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 15th, 2018
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Justice Secretary welcomes appointment of police chief

Yousaf responds to Scottish Police Authority decision to appoint Iain Livingstone. Scottish Government News – News  More...

By admin On Sunday, July 8th, 2018
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SNP Councillor welcomes increase in fines for littering

A local councillor has welcomed an increase in fines for littering from Renfrewshire’s community wardens. In the past year Cllr Kenny MacLaren, SNP for Paisley Northwest along with colleagues within the More...

By admin On Monday, July 2nd, 2018
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Cllr MacLaren welcomes increase in number of Fines for litter

“The continued increase in the number of fixed penalty notices (fines) for litter highlight that action is at long last being taken to seriously tackle this issue,” said Councillor Kenny MacLaren (SNP – Paisley More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 13th, 2018
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Cllr MacLaren welcomes proposed Pavement Parking legislation

“The Transport (Scotland) Bill includes new powers for local councils to allow them to seriously tackle the scourge of parking on pavements” said Councillor Kenny MacLaren (SNP – Paisley Northwest) welcoming More...