House of Commons
STREET STUFF
EDM #420
Tabled 18 October 2017
2017-19 Session
That this House congratulates Street Stuff on securing the top accolade in the Local Matters category at the recent Convention of Scottish Local Authorities Excellence Awards ceremony in Perth; notes that this partnership between Renfrewshire Council and St Mirren Football Club performs fantastic work in tackling antisocial behaviour by providing a range of activities, including football, dance, gaming and clubbercise to young people in Renfrewshire; welcomes the fact that Street Stuff has been delivering activities in Renfrewshire since 2009, delivering a sustained reduction in reported youth disorder and antisocial behaviour; recognises that over 37,269 participants took part during 2015-16, an increase of 12,000 from the previous year; and congratulates all those partners, staff, volunteers and young people who have contributed to the success of Street Stuff.