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SNP REJECT URGENT BUSINESS ON EXAM RESULT SHAMBLES!

Today SNP Council Leader and chair of the Executive Committee John Ross, rejected the request from opposition groups to discuss the recent exam results shambles as an item of urgent business.

Grass Cutting

Due to the government restrictions put in place to tackle the Coronavirus pandemic, many seasonal services provided by the council had to be delayed until the Scottish  Government deemed it safe and lifted the restrictions.

SCOTTISH CONSERVATIVES FORCE SCHOOLS U-TURN

SL Conservative Group Education Spokesperson, Councillor Ian Harrow, has welcomed SNP Education Secretary John Swinney’s U-turn on returning pupils full-time to schools in South Lanarkshire.

UK Government confirms Abercrombie House, East Kilbride will not close

At the SLC Executive Committee of 24th June the SNP administration, Labour and the Liberal Democrat members of the committee sought to use the announcement of the Prime Minister to merge the Department of Foreign and International Development with the Foreign and Commonwealth Office as an opportu

TORIES ARGUE ALL TOWN CENTRES DESERVE FAIR FUNDING

COMMUNITIES across South Lanarkshire could be denied a fair share of new funds to boost town centres.

Conservative councillors proposed some of a £2.5 million pot of extra funding be earmarked for each of 22 town centres meeting Scottish Government criteria for the cash.