Hamilton Conservatives back grants for community groups

Hamilton's Conservative councillors backed proposals to give 44 community groups a welcome cash boost.

Clubs for young people and senior citizens are among those set to share almost £11,000 in community grants after the decision by South Lanarkshire Council's Hamilton Area Committee.

Incredible result for South Lanarkshire Conservatives

Incredible result for South Lanarkshire Conservatives

South Lanarkshire Conservatives are eager to get down to business after a stunning result in the local election.

Voters across the county returned a record 14 Tory councillors in last Thursday's poll.

Scottish Conservative Local Government manifesto launch

The Scottish Conservatives have launched their manifesto for the Local Government elections on the 4th of May.

The manifesto – entitled ‘Localism for Growth’ – will set out the party’s plan to oppose a second referendum on independence, and reverse a decade of SNP centralisation.