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SNP To Invest In Homecare After Years Of Neglect

SNP To Invest In Improved Day Care The minority SNP Administration within Falkirk Council has moved to ease the fears of carers who currently rely on the Day Care Service. The Nationalists intend to set up a “service users group” … Continue reading

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SNP COUNCILLOR SEEKS APOLOGY FOR THE SCOTTISH AMBULANCE SERVICE

The classification of the Scottish Ambulance Service as a “quango” by Labour Councillor Alan Nimmo, is described as “a gross insult” by SNP Councillor David Alexander. The claim from Councillor Nimmo came during a debate on public sector funding. The … Continue reading

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SNP DEPUTE LEADER ACCUSES LABOUR LEADER OF CONNING THE PUBLIC

SNP Depute Leader of Falkirk Council Paul Garner, has launched a scathing attack on the council’s Labour Group Leader Dennis Goldie, after both members had clashed at the council’s Executive Committee. For the second meeting in a row the veteran … Continue reading

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SNP TO HELP LOW INCOME HOME OWNERS

The recently elected SNP Administration of Falkirk Council are seeking to bring forward a phased package of measures to ease the pressures on vulnerable groups of home owners who are unable to fully fund their share of improvement works. Despite … Continue reading

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The Falkirk Council SNP Team

The SNP team entrusted with the task of maintaining a minority Administration within Falkirk Council has been revealed in its entirety. The Executive team was enlarged when the Labour and Tory Parties voted against a slimmed down executive costing the … Continue reading

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Falkirk Council Under An SNP Minority Administration As Labour Reject A Power Share Agreement.

The first meeting of the newly elected Falkirk Council ended with a Minority SNP Administration (13 members) after Labour rebuffed approaches from the SNP for a power sharing agreement. Instead the 9 Labour Councillors abstained when the SNP and Conservative … Continue reading

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SNP NOW THE LARGEST PARTY IN FALKIRK COUNCIL

The SNP are now the largest party within Falkrk Council after Thursday’s local elections, securing 12 seats within the local authority. Although Labour are in second place with 9 seats they were pushed into 3rd place in votes cast by the … Continue reading

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SNP BLAST NO SHOW TORIES IN LOCAL HUSTINGS

The SNP’s longest serving Councillor, David Alexander, has accused Falkirk Tories of hiding from the people after the party led by Prime Minister Theresa May failed to turn up to a host of local hustings meetings throughout Falkirk. The Prime … Continue reading

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Labour & Tories Pact Becoming A Merger

A leaked memo from the Labour Party in the Braes area of Falkirk has delivered a damming synopsis of both Labour’s tactics and prospects ahead of May’s elections to Falkirk Council. In 2012 the Upper Braes Ward was the deciding … Continue reading

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SNP GROUP LEADER WELCOMES MORE CASH FOR FALKIRK COUNCIL

Falkirk Council’s SNP Group Leader, Councillor Cecil Meiklejohn, has welcomed the announcement of an additional £3.77m to be allocated to the council’s Revenue Budget following the budget deal done between the minority SNP Government and the Green Party. In addition … Continue reading

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