Local News

Kerr urges Scottish Minister to call time on Park of Keir

PARK OF KEIR EXTENSION DISMAY   

Elected representatives at all levels have written a joint letter to the Planning Minister, Kevin Stewart, calling for him end the uncertainty and anxiety caused by the continued delay to a decision on  Park of Keir development.

Banking survey results!

Over 800 people have now responded to my banking survey, giving me their views and current banking situation. The survey was taken mostly by people in Rural Stirling, people who have the least access to banks.

Kerr supports Guide Dogs "Streets Ahead" campaign

Stephen Kerr MP spoke with the charity Guide Dogs about the challenges that blind and partially sighted people face when walking the streets, including pavement parking, street clutter and shared spaces.

My comments on the suspension of Parliament

The Prime Minister has asked the Queen to prorogue Parliament, marking the long-overdue end of this session of parliament. It’s an interesting fact that this sitting has been the longest since the “Long Parliament” of the English Civil War.

Stirling MP Asks: Are you the best small shop?

Stirling’s MP Stephen Kerr is calling on small shopkeepers across the constituency to enter the Best Small Shops Competition, celebrating the creativity of small shops and the central role they play in their local community.

New Bannockburn Post Office opening

Bannockburn Post Office will close on Wednesday 7th August, with the current sub-postmaster taking a well-earned retirement.

The new Post Office in Jintz Express (17 Quakerfield, Bannockburn, Stirling FK7 8JA) will open on 8th August.

Devil's pulpit update: Litter

Below is a response I received from the Council regarding the litter at Finnich Glen/Devil’s Pulpit. I'd raised the query due to receiving complaints about the amount of litter in the area.