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A proposal to end the collection of Poll Tax debts from February 1 next year is contained within the Community Charge Debt (Scotland) Bill, which is published today.

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The SNP has today (Thursday) said that Westminster must not break the ‘letter and spirit’ of the Smith Commission agreement - following reports the UK government is extending contracts on the Work Programme despite cross-party agreement it would be devolved.

Dec 05, 2014 | Read More ›

In a debate today at Westminster, sponsored by Na h-Eileanan an Iar SNP MP, Angus MacNeil the issue of staffing a coastguard stations was raised following the reorganisation of the coastguards announced 3 years ago. This is in a climate of slow recruitment by the MCA - taking up to 8 months meaning that operation room watches are often understaffed at coastguard stations.

Dec 03, 2014 | Read More ›

Westminster Austerity Not Working as Osborne Fails on Target After Target

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First Minister Nicola Sturgeon will today the 1st December make her first address to Scotland’s businesses in a major economic speech delivered at Scottish and Southern Energy in Glasgow.

Dec 01, 2014 | Read More ›

Annual Expenses Bill Goes up as Six labour Lords do Nothing but Collect Over £250,00

Dec 01, 2014 | Read More ›

Lochhead welcomes Smith Commission recommendation on Crown Estate. The rights to naturally occurring oysters and mussels is transferring to Scotland from the Crown Estate.

Dec 01, 2014 | Read More ›

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon on Saturday addressed the 2nd Annual SNP Women’s Conference.

Nov 30, 2014 | Read More ›

Labour Ex-FM Questions Financial Power Claims

Nov 30, 2014 | Read More ›

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