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Responsible Parking Proposals Adopted into Law

(Photo: The Scottish Parliament) Glasgow Kelvin MSP Sandra White has welcomed the passing of the Transport (Scotland) Bill, which has resulted in the victory of her long-standing campaign to end pavement parking. Provisions included in the new Bill, passed into law this week by Parliament, will grant Local Authorities the legal powers to take action … Continue reading Responsible Parking Proposals Adopted into Law

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