MP urges new Prime Minister to ‘stop Foodbank crisis’
Mhairi Black, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire South, has urged the UK Government ‘to stop the Foobank use crisis’. Read more
Councillor condemns impact of two child cap on benefits
A Renfrewshire councillor has condemned UK Government policy that stops parents from claiming benefits for more than three children. Read more
MSP welcomes citizens’ assembly development
Local MSP Tom Arthur has welcomed news that transparency, inclusivity and independence from government will underpin the new Citizens’ Assembly of Scotland. Made up of 100 members of the public, the Assembly will be overseen by two independent co-conveners, be able to call on expert witnesses and have its... Read more