Cllr MacLaren raises fuel concerns for social housing tenants

“Even before the energy crisis people living in social housing were more likely to be in fuel poverty than those who own their home, largely due to tenants’ lower income levels”, said Councillor Kenny MacLaren (SNP – Paisley Northwest), commenting on a submission from the Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) to the Scottish Parliament’s Net Zero, Energy and Transport Committee inquiry into rising energy prices.

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Tory Cost of Living Crisis spiralling out of control

“The cost of living crisis is spiralling out of control, fuelled by Brexit, and is driving millions of families into absolute poverty – yet Rishi Sunak and Boris Johnson seem hell-bent on doing nothing”, said Councillor Kenny MacLaren (SNP – Paisley Northwest) commenting as inflation reaches a new 40 year high figure of 9%.

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SNP Councillors support Ban on Combustible Cladding  

“This is welcome news, after the Grenfell disaster we have to make sure that health and safety procedures are tightened up so that nothing like this could ever happen again”, said Councillor Kenny MacLaren (SNP – Paisley Northwest), commenting on the legislation to improve fire safety and boost Scotland’s Net Zero ambitions being laid before the Scottish Parliament.

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