SNP EXPOSES HORRIFIC EXTENT OF TORIES’ UNIVERSAL CREDIT CUT IN RENFREWSHIRE

MSP TOM ARTHUR BRANDS CALLOUS POLICY “A CRIME AGAINST DECENCY” MSP Tom Arthur has blasted the Westminster Tory Government’s decision to strip 17,132 families in Renfrewshire and East Renfrewshire of the £20 Universal Credit uplift as “a crime against decency”. New research from the Scottish Parliament’s independent information service SPICe reveals 176,935 working Read more…

6,781 CHILDREN IN RENFREWSHIRE & EAST RENFREWSHIRE BENEFIT FROM SCOTGOV CHILD POVERTY MISSION

FAMILIES IN RENFREWSHIRE & EAST RENFREWSHIRE TO RECEIVE AN ADDITIONAL £320 SUPPORT FROM SCOTGOV Low income families in Renfrewshire and East Renfrewshire will benefit from a £320 uplift before Christmas as part of the Scottish Government’s commitment to tackling child poverty. Tom Arthur welcomed the payments which Social Justice Secretary Read more…