Iain Gray used today’s First Minister’s Questions to corner Alex Salmond over his refusal to name a date […]
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.
By Michael Heggie National minimum wage rates are to rise in October, with the minimum rate for workers […]