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  • Power Cuts – where to get help
    A timely reminder from SP Energy Networks…. Power Cut? Call 105 If the electricity is out in your building, call 105 for help, no matter who you pay your bill to. Priority Services Register Extra support for those who need it most. Register at, call on 0330 1010 154 or text PSR to 61999.
  • Survey – Views on Strathclyde Concessionary Travel Scheme
    Strathclyde Partnership for Transport (SPT) is carrying out a review of the Strathclyde Concessionary Travel Scheme on behalf of the Strathclyde Concessionary Travel Scheme Joint Committee. The purpose of the review is to examine all options for the Scheme’s future financial sustainability that will continue to achieve the Scheme’s objectives for improving access for older […]
  • MCTCC Meeting – 26 January 2021
    Our next meeting will be on Tuesday 26 January 2021. The agenda and registration details will be published here at least a week before the meeting. Everyone who lives in the Merchant City & Trongate area is warmly invited to join us for our meetings.
  • NHSGCC – COVID Community Assessment Centres open and ready to provide vital care
    19 November 2020 – As the number of patients with COVID-19 in NHSGGC hospitals is now in excess of 700, medics at NHSGGC have issued an urgent message to remind members of the public with COVID symptoms to utilise NHS 24, NHS Inform and our COVID Assessment Centres in the first instance instead of Emergency […]
  • Road Closures – 17 to 19 November
    Filming of “Guilt” is taking place around the city centre next week, with some waiting and loading restrictions. A number of pavements also require pedestrian passage to be restricted with appropriate signs and stewards to maintain social distancing guidelines. Traffic will also be held by the use of stop and go traffic management contractors during […]
  • UK Threat Level Raised to Severe
    3 November 2020 – Today, the threat level from terrorism has changed from SUBSTANTIAL to SEVERE as a precautionary measure in response to the events in France and Austria. This threat level moving to SEVERE means it is highly likely that a terrorist attack could happen in the UK, but I want to stress that the […]