By Eddie Nisbet Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown has waded into the independence debate for the first time, […]
Iain Gray used today’s First Minister’s Questions to corner Alex Salmond over his refusal to name a date […]
Squabbles over independence, a fight against sectarianism and donations from lottery winners: this is the week so far […]
By Alexandra Wingate First Minister Alex Salmond has attacked Scottish Conservatives for acting to aid the interests of […]
by Gráinne Byrne
As we approach the last official day for Holyrood MSPs before Parliamentary recess, opposing parties are marking their line in the sand ahead of tomorrow’s final questions session. This final session, before dissolution, sets the tone for a battle between the parties leading to the election on 5 May 2011.
In an attempt to engage with the public, First Minister Alex Salmond and his main opponent, Labour leader Iain Gray, will take part in various debates over the next few weeks. Key issues in the frame include higher education, the economy, the health system and, perhaps most importantly, how they will deal with the financial cuts.
The nominations for the Scottish Politician of the Year Awards have been declared. The awards, introduced in 1999, […]
by Jamye Drohan The Federation for Small Businesses (FSB) and the Scottish Council for Development and Industry (SCDI) […]
By Matthew Robertson Taxpayers have once again paid the price, as it has been announced that over the […]
Pressure is increasing on the government to set minimum prices for alcohol in England, following the publication of […]
By Elizabeth Gorrie Over £220,000 of taxpayers’ money is being spent on a triangular roundabout to be built […]
By Laura Mclean The Scottish Parliament is not strong enough to withstand a suicide bomb attack, despite having […]
By Paul McCormack Aquamarine Power, Britain’s only marine energy company, has this week announced that there is potential […]
By Cara Liddle National launch of Scottish charity “Living Streets” will take place this morning in Holyrood to […]