EUROPEAN COMMISSION NAMES GLASGOW CULTURAL AND CREATIVE ‘CENTRE’ OF UK

Glasgow has today been announced as the no.1 cultural and creative centre in the UK. The European Commission (EC) conducted a study that ranked 190 cities in 30 European countries on various factors. Following in the top five were London, Bristol, Brighton and Manchester, with Edinburgh just missing out in sixth place. The report said: "Glasgow … Continue reading EUROPEAN COMMISSION NAMES GLASGOW CULTURAL AND CREATIVE ‘CENTRE’ OF UK

SNP DELIVERING FOR GLASGOW KELVIN ON POLICE NUMBERS

TORIES LAGGING BEHIND SNP MSP Sandra White has challenged the Tories to match the ambition shown by the SNP on police numbers. New statistics laid bare the stark contrast between rising police numbers in Scotland since the SNP took power and sinking numbers in England and Wales under the Tories. Figures published this week show … Continue reading SNP DELIVERING FOR GLASGOW KELVIN ON POLICE NUMBERS

NEW BREXIT DEAL WILL CAUSE DEEPEST HURT IN SCOTLAND

BORIS' DEAL WORSE FOR GLASGOW JOBS THAN THERESA MAY’S   Boris Johnson’s proposed new Brexit deal would leave Scotland unique among the four UK nations in being completely ignored, SNP MSP Sandra White has said.   While England and Wales both voted to leave the EU, and would do so under the deal, Northern Ireland … Continue reading NEW BREXIT DEAL WILL CAUSE DEEPEST HURT IN SCOTLAND

GLASGOW ONE OF THE WORST HIT AREAS FROM BREXIT

GLASGOW will be one of the worst hit areas by Brexit with 30% of locals deemed to be in vulnerable communities, new analysis from the Scottish Government has found.   Published this week, ‘The Local Level Brexit Vulnerabilities in Scotland Report’ found that urban areas, especially those in Glasgow City, have significant populations at risk … Continue reading GLASGOW ONE OF THE WORST HIT AREAS FROM BREXIT

MSP welcomes funding boost for local charity supporting children, young people and families affected by drugs or alcohol

Local MSP, Sandra White today welcomes the announcement of a funding boost for Glasgow Kelvin.   A grant of £90,000 has been awarded to Barnardo’s, which is based in Glasgow Kelvin, by the Corra Foundation. These monies will fund a project that will provide a new dimension to Barnardo's 'Safe Choices' service. This project will … Continue reading MSP welcomes funding boost for local charity supporting children, young people and families affected by drugs or alcohol