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

SANDRA WHITE WELCOMES SCOT GOV ANNOUNCEMENT – NO FRACKING IN SCOTLAND

SCOTLAND “GLOBAL LEADER” ON TACKLING CLIMATE CHANGE   SNP MSP Sandra White for Glasgow Kelvin has outlined her support for the Scottish Government’s finalised policy of no support for ‘fracking’ in Scotland.   Energy Minister Paul Wheelhouse today confirmed that the Scottish Government would not license any fracking development.   This position was confirmed following … Continue reading SANDRA WHITE WELCOMES SCOT GOV ANNOUNCEMENT – NO FRACKING IN SCOTLAND

SANDRA WHITE MSP BACKS AMBITIOUS STEPS TO TACKLE CLIMATE EMERGENCY

MSP Sandra White has voted in favour of the Climate Change Bill, meaning that Scotland will now have the most ambitious statutory targets in the world and its contribution to climate change will end, definitively, within a generation. The landmark legislation commits Scotland to becoming a net-zero society by 2045 – five years before the … Continue reading SANDRA WHITE MSP BACKS AMBITIOUS STEPS TO TACKLE CLIMATE EMERGENCY