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FLAT-RATE council rents are hindering efforts to attract people to live in Clydesdale communities.

Conservative members of South Lanarkshire Council have called for a new approach that would consider local demand and circumstances to help bring new residents into towns and villages.

60 Second Video: Cllr Kenny McCreary

Councillor Kenny McCreary represents Bothwell and Uddingston.  He is the South Lanarkshire Conservative and Unionist Group Spokesman for Community and Enterprise. 

Tories want equal nursery funding for South Lanarkshire kids

FAMILIES should be entitled to the same support regardless of what date their child’s birthday falls.

Conservative representatives backed calls for plans to be brought forward to address a clear unfairness in South Lanarkshire Council’s early learning and childcare policy.

South Lanarkshire Conservatives visit Downing Street

PRIME Minister Theresa May welcomed four South Lanarkshire councillors to Downing Street.

A delegation from the area's opposition Tory Group joined others from across Scotland's local authorities in the visit to Number 10.

Councillors remember the fallen

CONSERVATIVE councillors attended remembrance services across South Lanarkshire as the UK marked 100 years since the armistice that ended the first world war.