Month: March 2014

MSP BACKS DISABILITY ACCESS CAMPAIGN

Falkirk West Michael Matheson has given his backing to Euan’s Guide – a website which reviews the disabled access standards of local venues – and encouraged people across Falkirk West to use the site to review local bars, restaurants and…

Falkirk District’s MSPs urge Falkirk Council not to ditch core funding for Open Secret

Falkirk district’s two SNP MSPs have called on Falkirk Council not to continue with their plan to ditch core funding for Open Secret, a Falkirk-based charity and community based organisation which provides invaluable confidential support to individuals and families whose…

MATHESON HITS OUT AT RBS BONNYBRIDGE DECISION.

Falkirk West MSP Michael Matheson has hit out at RBS following their decision to close their branch in Bonnybridge and has asked them to rethink their decision. Mr Matheson said “This will come as a shock to my constituents in…

Michael launches Food Standards Scotland

Government Bill to create new Scottish food safety body introduced Plans to create a new food body for Scotland were unveiled as a Bill began its passage through the Scottish Parliament. The Food (Scotland) Bill, sets out objectives for the…