Stirling MSP, Bruce Crawford, and the Convener of the Public Safety Committee, Councillor Maureen Bennison, have hailed the Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Bill passing at Holyrood by 118 votes to 1 last week.
CAS Research Reveals Many Scots Face 30-50% Delivery Surcharges
Stirling SNP MSP Bruce Crawford is calling for an end to the unfair delivery charges facing many online shoppers in the Stirling area.
Supporting Richard Lochhead MSP’s Fair Delivery Charges campaign in the Scottish Parliament today (Wednesday 6th December), Mr. Crawford has condemned what Citizens Advice Scotland has dubbed the ‘postcode penalty’ facing online shoppers across Scotland.
Stirling’s MSP Bruce Crawford has made a final call for the UK Chancellor to lift Scotland’s Police and Fire services out of paying VAT in his Autumn Budget this week.
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Bursaries of £20,000 are to be created for those wishing to change career and become a teacher in priority science, technology, engineering or maths (STEM) subjects – the Scottish Government’s Education Secretary has announced.
Bruce Crawford said:
“This is excellent news for small businesses, the hospitality industry, and nursery premises across the Stirling area and will be a real shot in the arm for businesses looking to expand.
Despite interruptions from the Labour benches, Bruce Crawford MSP brought up the situation of HSBC workers who were informed last week that their roles were either being made Redundant or moving to other sites, during First Ministers Questions this week.