Renfrewshire News articles on Renfrewshire Greens

Renfrewshire receives £50,000 Green Energy funding to help reduce emissions and tackle fuel poverty
Renfrewshire will receive a £50,000 share of £4.4 million from a Green Energy fund from the Scottish Government.  Read more
Green MSP challenges local Tories on “indefensible” clause
Ross Greer, Green MSP for the West of Scotland has demanded local Conservative MSPs explain their support for the ‘rape clause’ and cap on child tax credits, a Tory policy which has been described as cruel and indefensible by women’s, anti-poverty and human rights organisations and which will force... Read more
Meet Emma McShane: Green Candidate for Ward 6 Paisley Southeast
Emma McShane has the kind of experience of community campaigning and voluntary work which would put most councillors to shame. Read more
Renfrewshire Greens demand 20mph speed limit in residential areas
The Scottish Green Party have raised concerns about driving speeds in Renfrewshire’s residential areas. Read more
‘Putting disabled people at heart of decisions gets it right for us all’ says Greens council candidate
A Scottish Green council candidate has highlighted the need for more consideration of the needs of disabled people in local politics. Read more
Renfrewshire Greens launch local Council election manifesto
The Green party have revealed their Renfrewshire manifesto for the 2017 Council elections. Read more
More women Candidates and Councillors needed in Renfrewshire say Greens
A report showing that just three in ten candidates at the forthcoming local elections are women highlights the need for urgent measures to tackle gender-based inequality say the Renfrewshire Greens. Read more
Renfrewshire Green MSP votes for Scotland’s ‘right to decide its future’
Giving one of the main speeches in favour, West of Scotland Green MSP Ross Greer voted for the people of Scotland to have their say between independence or the Tories’ Brexit Britain. Read more
MSP calls for fresh look at Renfrewshire Bus Services
Green MSP for the West of Scotland, Ross Greer, has called on Renfrewshire Council to seize the opportunity to create an affordable and accessible network of publicly run bus routes. This follows recent talks between Green councillors in Glasgow and Strathclyde Partnership for Transport, regarding the potential of a... Read more
Renfrewshire Greens disabled candidate Sarah Anderson is battling against barriers
A disabled candidate in the forthcoming Council elections has spoken about her struggle with her health and the barriers it presents to becoming a politician. Read more