This report considers the level and risk which it presents to members of the public in relation to acceptable levels and to review the options for reducing the contamination.
Sets out the key information from a nationally representative sample survey of public knowledge and perceptions of local government, undertaken in the Autumn of 1994.
This is a summary of a report to examine Cash Incentive Schemes (CIS). These enable an authority to give grants to qualifying tenants to help them purchase their own home.
This paper presents the main findings from the Research Review 'Children, Young People and Offending in Scotland'.
Follow on study from earlier research findings, with focus on implementation of new rules.
This report analyses the effectiveness of a pilot use of CCTV in Airdrie town centre.
This work was commissioned to inform the current debate on the planning implications of energy conservation.
This study addresses 2 issues: are national prevalence rates useful in community care planning? and are reliable prevalence rates available for all community care groups?
The aim of the fifth Speedwatch campaign was to raise awareness amongst drivers of the dangers of speeding. This is a summary of the report to evaluate that campaign.
The evaluation had two main elements: a quantitative survey of cinema-goers and a qualitative study of young people's reactions to the advert.
The detailed information gained through this research provides a picture of the changing realities of police work in contemporary urban Scotland.
To identify characteristics and volume of family business in the courts, progress and outcome of cases, and frequency of use in different methods of dispute resolution.
This research was commissioned in response to concern about the arrangements for and standards of the provision of foreign language interpreters in the Scottish courts.
This research was commissioned to inform the Committee about factors affecting the success of appeals against conviction.
This study examined housing for young people in Ferguslie Park in order to help inform the final phase of the Ferguslie Park Partnership's Land Use Strategy.
This report was commissioned to explore the reasons behind the higher severity rate and to investigate whether the difference was caused by variations in the type of road network in both countries.
The aim of the research was to identify both need and provision of the information provided to victims.
This report provides an interim evaluation of the Castlemilk Partnership, one of 4 major partnership initiatives established as part of the Government's New Life for Urban Scotland policy.
This evaluation analyses progress and change over the first five and a half years of The Ferguslie Park Partnership, one of four Partnerships set up by The Scottish Office in 1988.
Identifies knowledge of and accessibility to legal services main sources of advice, levels of satisfaction and knowledge of complaints procedure.