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

Councillor Swift’s Modest Proposal

Why raising rents isn’t the way to help Barrhead I was surprised to read Conservative Councillor Jim Swift suggestion that raising rents in Barrhead would help to deal with deprivation in … Continue reading

September 27, 2016 · 2 Comments

Thornliebank & Barrhead Resource Centers – an update!

East Renfrewshire Greens were proud to contribute to the campaign to save resource centers in Barrhead and Thornliebank from closure. We celebrated East Renfrewshire Ccouncil’s announcement that they would no … Continue reading

May 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Scotland Can care for all our people

by Johnny Clark When I trained as a social worker my first placement was the old Barrhead Centre in Carlibar Park. I dreaded going there but loved every minute of … Continue reading

April 19, 2016 · 1 Comment

GreenSpace Comes To Barrhead

On Sunday 18th October we were out on the streets of Barrhead delivering the first edition of our local GreenSpace tabloid. The day was a huge success, with local Greens … Continue reading

October 21, 2015 · 1 Comment