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2014/12/15 01:09
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In an unprecedented attack on how local government is funded, Mr Black, who officially steps down this month, said Scotland had more affluent authorities than poorer ones, giving them a veto which...
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2014/12/14 03:09
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Transport Scotland said the new contracts include the requirement to treat the roads with salt even more quickly than before, ahead of heavy snow. The agency added that all the country's motorways...
2014/12/10 14:09
2014/12/10 14:09
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Teaching unions have now condemned councils' failure to meet the agreement and highlighted a loss of 254 teachers in the past year alone - which they said equated to a cut of almost ten million...
2014/12/09 15:30
2014/12/09 15:30
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Published: 9 Dec 2014 15:00 REGENERATION chiefs have welcomed a £1 million double boost for two major Greenock projects. The Tele revealed how the Scottish Government had teamed up with the...
2014/12/09 09:08
2014/12/09 09:08
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CHURCH and union leaders have joined forces to challenge cruel austerity measures in Scotland. They’re part of the Scottish Leaders Welfare Group, who launched yesterday in Glasgow. Lord John...
2014/12/02 15:30
2014/12/02 15:30
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Published: 2 Dec 2014 15:00 UNION bosses chose Inverclyde to kick-start their national campaign to boost public sector wages. The GMB is calling for an £1 an hour increase for Scotland’s council...
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2014/11/27 08:35
2014/11/27 08:35
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Promising an administration that is “open, listening, accessible and decentralising”, Sturgeon set out 12 bills and other policy measures dealing with childcare, in-work poverty, access to education,...
2014/11/26 19:08
2014/11/26 19:08
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The commission to consider alternatives to the council tax, the fair work convention, and measures to support small businesses were highlighted for praise. Councillor David O'Neill, president of...
2014/11/26 03:09
2014/11/26 03:09
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Jim Hume, Scottish Liberal Democrat health spokesman, said the figures showed a system "creaking at the seams". He said: "Average waits in A&E departments across the country have increased, more and...
2014/11/25 12:09
2014/11/25 12:09
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The current target states that nobody should wait more than four weeks from when they are clinically ready to be discharged, with that target set to come down to two weeks next April. Of the 321...
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2014/11/25 11:30
2014/11/25 11:30
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Published: 25 Nov 2014 11:30 MORE than £1 million is to be ploughed into two major regeneration projects in Greenock. Riverside Inverclyde (RI) is to receive almost £650,000 to continue its...
2014/11/25 07:12
2014/11/25 07:12
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The former Westmuir Street School, in Parkhead, is to be restored and turned into a community centre after being awarded cash from the Regeneration Capital Grant Fund. The vacant B-listed building...
2014/11/24 16:12
2014/11/24 16:12
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The money has been allocated under the Regeneration Capital Grant Fund (RCGF) developed by the Scottish Government alongside councils to deliver new infrastructure in deprived areas. The latest...
2014/11/21 03:09
2014/11/21 03:09
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The council is also considering axing the school library service in primary schools and doing away with breakfast clubs. A number of other councils have come forward with plans to cut education...
2014/11/20 14:30
2014/11/20 14:30
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Published: 20 Nov 2014 14:00 POLICE have routinely carried side guns whilst on duty through Inverclyde, the Telegraph can reveal today. Said officers ‘would routinely be carrying a sidearm’. The...
2014/11/19 08:12
2014/11/19 08:12
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The Scottish Government provided cash for the current year - 2014/15 - to mitigate the benefit cuts faced by social housing tenants under the spare room subsidy and councils said it had been a...
2014/11/18 18:10
2014/11/18 18:10
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Up to 500 people protested outside Glasgow City Council on Wednesday of last week to defend the Glasgow Association of Mental Health (GAMH). The charity faces a 40 percent funding cut. It is one of...
2014/11/17 03:09
2014/11/17 03:09
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Helen Puttick Health Correspondent She had to stay there far too long. Nora Johnstone, 79, was admitted to St Andrews Community Hospital in June last year when her growing frailty resulted in a...
2014/11/16 22:46
2014/11/16 22:46
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SNP must keep focus on a new Scotland while its Westminster role may never be greater, writes Lesley Riddoch Nicola Sturgeon will be sworn in as First Minister at Holyrood this week after closing her...
2014/12/15 01:09
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