SNP in Government

What has the SNP Government delivered for Renfrewshire?

1,877 new affordable homes built in Renfrewshire since 2007.

£1.5m from the Government’s Town Centre Fund announced in April now being spent on new lights and CCTV in Robertson Park and re-purposing empty shops in our town centre.

Protected free prescriptions as costs rise to £9 in England. Saving patients an average of £171 a year.

£4.7m going directly to headteachers in Renfrewshire this year to help close the attainment gap

£1.9m spent mitigating the Bedroom Tax last year in Renfrewshire.

Provided local businesses with £52m in relief from business rates since 2008.

Investing in the world leading multi-million pound Manufacturing Institute for Scotland, based beside Glasgow Airport.

Protecting free tuition, saving Renfrewshire’s students thousands of pounds a year. Tuition fees in England are now over £9,000.

Let’s not also forget……

10,000 Modern Apprenticeship starts in Renfrewshire since coming to office in 2007.

Introduced a Scottish Carers Allowance Supplement helping 2,000 carers across Renfrewshire.

Implemented Frank’s Law, ensuring free personal care for everyone who needs it.