Local News

Keep Callander Driving Centre Open

Callander Driving Centre is set to close next month (May 23rd), with all tests moved to the Stirling Centre. The DVSA have said the reason for this is the increase in rental price charged by McLaren Leisure. However this increase is tiny: amounting to £100 per year.

Kerr supports better Mobile Phone roaming in rural areas

Mobile Phone roaming in rural Scotland is notoriously bad, with many black spots across the country where you cannot access a network.

"Roaming" is the term used when your mobile phone is using data on a mobile network, away from your home network, while you're abroad. 

Kerr welcomes tax protection for Scottish-stationed troops

Stirling MP Stephen Kerr has welcomed today's news that the UK Government will provide compensation to British Armed Forces troops stationed in Scotland, ensuring they don't lose out compared to troops stationed in England.

Kerr supports "Earth Hour"

Stirling MP Stephen Kerr is encouraging Stirling residents to take part in “Earth Hour”, a yearly event supported by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) that sees millions of people worldwide turn off their lights for an hour to raise awareness of climate change.

International students at INTO Stirling

I met with international students from around the world at INTO Stirling, the University of Stirling's hub for students from around the world.

Kerr hands over Brig Newspaper EDM

Stirling’s MP Stephen Kerr has handed over an Early Day Motion to the Brig Newspaper, the University of Stirling’s official paper, to celebrate 50 years in print.