From the Evening Times
1 Sep 2011
Parents’ hopes of saving a closure-threatened school have been dashed after Scottish ministers backed a decision to shut the primary.
Hundreds of parents demonstrated against the closure of Robslee Primary School in Giffnock after East Renfrewshire Council unveiled a plan to merge it with Giffnock Primary School.
Education chiefs put forward the proposal in December last year but after consultation with parents and pupils the Scottish Government ‘called in’ the education consultation.