GLASGOW STUDENTS TO LOSE OUT ON ERASMUS + PROGRAMME

Glasgow Kelvin MSP Sandra White has warned that thousands of university students in Glasgow could lose out on the opportunity to study abroad – after the UK Government pulled support for the Erasmus programme. New figures from the Scottish Parliament’s Information Centre (SPICe), show that between 2014/15 and 2017/18, 3647 students from the city’s higher … Continue reading GLASGOW STUDENTS TO LOSE OUT ON ERASMUS + PROGRAMME

CELTIC CONNECTIONS WILL BRING OVER £5 MILLION TO GLASGOW ECONOMY

MSP HAILS FESTIVAL’S SUCCESS WITH THOUSANDS OF VISITORS SET TO FLOCK TO THE CITY As Glasgow’s world famous Celtic Connections festival kicks off today (Thursday 16th January) – new figures released show the event is expected to bring in over £5.3 million to the city in the coming weeks. Last year over 38,000 visitors descended … Continue reading CELTIC CONNECTIONS WILL BRING OVER £5 MILLION TO GLASGOW ECONOMY

PROTECTING RESIDENTS ACROSS GLASGOW KELVIN FROM SCAMS

Residents across Glasgow Kelvin have been urged to avoid scams by following advice from Scotland’s new consumer advice service. MSP Sandra White met with Advice Direct Scotland, which runs the consumeradvice.scot service, in the Scottish Parliament to discuss how to protect residents in the Glasgow Kelvin constituency. Common scams include bogus callers who are offering … Continue reading PROTECTING RESIDENTS ACROSS GLASGOW KELVIN FROM SCAMS