Local News

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.

MP Welcomes improvements in Firefighter crewing figures

Stephen Kerr, MP for Stirling, has welcomed figures that show improvements in the crew availability for both the Full time staffed station in Stirling and the stations crewed by RDS ( Retained Duty System) officers that cover the rest of the Stirling Council area.

Can you claim Pension Credit?

Stirling MP backs Credit where it’s due campaign

Stirling MP Stephen Kerr has thrown his support behind a campaign aimed at at making sure pension credit reaches the pensioner households that need it. The campaign is being run by the charity ‘ Independent Age’

MP launches banking survey

Stirling MP Stephen Kerr has this week launched a banking survey , aimed at gauging perceived and real access to banking services in rural areas.