SCOTLAND’S only Tory MP David Mundell was met by protesters shouting: “Shame on you” yesterday as he opened a Trussell Trust foodbank in Dumfries.
Local resident and trade union activist Joe McGurk said it was “absolutely disgraceful” that Mr Mundell, who...
Saturday 25th Jul 2015
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SCOTTISH Labour demanded answers yesterday as further failures by Police Scotland were revealed in the wake of a fatal car crash.
An ongoing inquiry into Police Scotland has prompted fresh allegations that emergency call handlers and officers were struggling to cope with demand and...
Tuesday 21st Jul 2015
MEMBERS of Civil Servants’ union PCS entered into their second day of a 48-hour strike action against welfare cuts today, with 95 per cent of the staff walking out for yesterday’s action.
The dispute, brought about by Iain Duncan Smith and which involves nearly 1,500...
INEOS chairman Jim Ratcliffe has received private assurances from the SNP that it does not oppose fracking, he claimed yesterday.
The Switzerland-based billionaire said his business was given the nod earlier this year during private talks with First Minister...
Thursday 16th Jul 2015
SNP vows to join Labour in opposing relaxation of ban
Wednesday 15th Jul 2015
Animal rights campaigners piled pressure on SNP MPs yesterday ahead of Wednesday’s vote on proposed changes to the hunting ban.
While the SNP has historically abstained on issues which only relate to England and Wales, League Against Cruel Sports Scotland...
Tuesday 14th Jul 2015