LOCAL MSP WELCOMES NEW POWERS ON AIRBNB LETS

GLASGOW KELVIN RESIDENTS URGED TO HAVE THEIR SAY ON NEW PROPOSALS Glasgow Kelvin MSP, Sandra White, has given her backing to an announcement from the First Minister that councils will be handed powers to regulate and control  short term holiday lets. The move follows concerns that the number of short term accommodation lets in Glasgow … Continue reading LOCAL MSP WELCOMES NEW POWERS ON AIRBNB LETS

KELVIN MSP WELCOMES NEWS THAT 96% OF NEW PARENTS BENEFITTING FROM BABY BOXES

New figures have revealed that 20,244 of families in Glasgow have benefitted from a Baby Box, as the Scottish Government announced a new design in time for Mother’s Day.   Across the country, over 80,000 Baby Boxes have been delivered since April 2017.   These new baby boxes will also encourage families to become more … Continue reading KELVIN MSP WELCOMES NEWS THAT 96% OF NEW PARENTS BENEFITTING FROM BABY BOXES

BANK CLOSURES ‘UNJUSTIFIABLE’ AFTER RISE IN PROFITS

SNP KEEPS UP PRESSURE OVER LOCAL COMMUNITY BANKING CRISISThe SNP has called on Bank of Scotland to reverse plans to close bank branches across Scotland, after Lloyds Banking Group unveiled a huge increase in profits for the year. Lloyds Banking Group, which owns the Bank of Scotland, today announced a 13% increase in annual pre-tax … Continue reading BANK CLOSURES ‘UNJUSTIFIABLE’ AFTER RISE IN PROFITS

GLASGOW KELVIN GP PRACTICES TO RECEIVE FUNDING BOOST

GP practices in Kelvin will receive a funding boost this year, the Scottish Government has unveiled.   The Scottish Government has announced that an additional £20 million support will be given to GP practices across Scotland to help with the costs of running their practices.   The ‘GP Premises Sustainability Loan Scheme’ aims to ease the … Continue reading GLASGOW KELVIN GP PRACTICES TO RECEIVE FUNDING BOOST