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Thursday 2 May 2019 Scottish Hazards International Workers Memorial Day was marked at a parliamentary reception last week at the Scottish Parliament. The reception was hosted by Scottish Hazards and the STUC and gave MSPs the opportunity to remember those who have died through work as well as reinforcing their resolve to make work fair, … Continue reading Ebrief

Over 23,100 Glaswegian Pensioners to lose free TV License

UK GOVT UNDER PRESSURE TO ACT AS TORIES HAMMER OLDER PEOPLE 23,119 people in Glasgow will be hit by the Tory government’s decision to scrap the free TV licence for over-75s, new figures have revealed. It is estimated that 60% of over-75s people in Glasgow will be forced to pay an extra £154.50 in household … Continue reading Over 23,100 Glaswegian Pensioners to lose free TV License

Sandra Hosts Traditional Building Skills Event at Holyrood

It was a pleasure to sponsor the Scottish Traditional Building Forum event in the Scottish Parliament on the 28th-29th May. Lecturers and students were delivering traditional building skills demonstrations and school children from Edinburgh, Glasgow, Falkirk and Fife were able to experience a hands on mini-masterclass in roof slating, stonemasonry, painting and decorating and joinery. … Continue reading Sandra Hosts Traditional Building Skills Event at Holyrood