Scottish Greens – East Renfrewshire


East Renfrewshire Greens supported the campaign to save the Fereneze Braes during last year’s council elections, highlighting the risk to our shared environment posed by the proposed development. After attending … Continue reading

April 30, 2018 · Leave a comment

Barrhead deserves better buses!

by David Allison (East Renfrewshire Greens Communications Team) The Barrhead News have run an excellent story¬†on the poor bus connections in the area, quoting local resident and author Phil Mews … Continue reading

June 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

Vote Laura Stevens #1 for Clarkston, Netherlee and Williamwood

With the council elections coming up on Thursday, Laura Stevens – our candidate for Clarkston, Netherlee and Williamwood (and Busby and Stamperland!) – outlines a couple of her priorities: REENERGISING … Continue reading

May 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

Vote David Allison#1 for Barrhead, Liboside and Uplawmoor

With the council elections coming up on Thursday, David Allison – our candidate for Barrhead, Liboside and Uplawmoor – outlines some of his priorities: VALUING GREEN SPACES AND AFFORDABLE HOMES … Continue reading

May 2, 2017 · 1 Comment

Regeneration in Clarkston

Laura Stevens, our council candidate for Clarkston, Netherless and Williamwood (and Busby and Stamperland!), welcomes the regeneration work scheduled to begin in Clarkston next week thanks to the power of … Continue reading

May 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

Accessible Taxis – Two Months (Six Years?) On!

I’ve previously written about the lack of wheelchair accessible taxis in East Renfrewshire, so you can imagine that I was delighted when I heard that the council had finally agreed … Continue reading

April 29, 2017 · 2 Comments

Protecting the Environment in East Ren!

by David Allison, council candidate for Ward 1 – Barrhead, Liboside and Uplawmoor You might expect a party based around environmentalism to welcome the new biogas plant in Greenhags as … Continue reading

April 20, 2017 · Leave a comment

East Renfrewshire Needs Better Buses

by Jack Dudgeon Despite months of campaigning against cuts to local bus routes, East Renfrewshire Greens were left disappointed when First Bus announced it would be altering the 4 and … Continue reading

April 18, 2017 · 1 Comment

New Development Threat to Fereneze Braes

East Renfrewshire Greens are disappointed to learn that there is a fresh application for development on the Fereneze Braes to the West of Barrhead.   Community activists fought to save this … Continue reading

April 12, 2017 · 3 Comments

#PowerInYour Hands – Community Councils in East Ren

by Laura Stevens, council candidate for Ward 4 – Clarkston, Netherlee and Williamwood It was good news to hear that Barrhead Community Council were able to overturn one of the … Continue reading

April 11, 2017 · Leave a comment