PAS VOLUNTEER SERVICE SCOOPS MENTAL HEALTH AWARD

A leading social enterprise is being recognised by the Stirling-based mental health charity, Action in Mind, for excellence in its volunteer-led service provision. The charity’s Working Together Award for 2014 was received by Petra Biberbach, Chief Executive of PAS, the impartial organisation which inspires individuals...

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SCOTTISH PARKS SET GREEN FLAG AWARD RECORD

A record number of Scottish parks will be flying a Green Flag this year, with 59 parks and green spaces awarded the honour. Parks all over Scotland won flags, with Dumfries and Galloway, Stirling and North Lanarkshire represented amongst the winners for the first time. The...

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REFORM SCOTLAND EXPOSES QUANGO PAY

Our client Reform Scotland has issued new research on the level of salaries at Scotland's quangos. The research, which revealed that 43 quango officials in Scotland are paid more than the First Minister's salary of £141,000, and that almost 700 are paid more than an...

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PIONEERING PUPIL BECOMES BATON BEARER

Georgie Williams from Perth was a proud baton bearer on Monday 23rd June, as she took part in the Glasgow 2014 Queen’s Baton Relay. The 18 year old was diagnosed with cerebral palsy at 15 months. At 18 months Georgie started attending The Scottish Centre for...

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REFORM SCOTLAND’S REPORT CARD

Message Matters' client Reform Scotland, the independent, non-party think tank, has released a major report which analyses the constitutional proposals of all five of Scotland's represented political parties. The report - Scotland's Future: The Constitutional Report Card - examines the taxation, expenditure and local government proposals...

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ROAD TRIP MARKS AN EVOLUTION FOR RENTAL BODY

Lettingweb, the largest marketplace for property lettings in Scotland, has released a film of its Scottish roadshow events last month. The events announced its part mutualisation, which will enable its letting agent members to own 50% of the business. You can watch the roadshow film...

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GORDON BUCHANAN LAUNCHES SCOTLAND’S FIRST PUFFIN FEST

Scottish wildlife cameraman and filmmaker, Gordon Buchanan, officially opened Scotland’s first ever Puffin Fest for Message Matters' client The Scottish Seabird Centre, North Berwick on Friday. He was joined by children from the Centre’s Wildlife Club to celebrate the nation’s favourite seabird. Running until Monday...

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