Monthly Archive

November 2016

Welcome to our Archives page. On this page you will find totaly 30 of our articles broken down into Months and Years.
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MOMENTUM gathers behind first minister's reading challenge

CHILDREN ENCOURAGED TO DISCOVER JOY OF READING As Book Week Scotland draws to a close, figures sourced by SPICe have revealed that over 83% of primary school children have signed up to participate in... read more..

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Autumn Statement: A Betrayal for Oil and Gas Sector

The SNP has accused the Chancellor of a betrayal to oil and gas after ignoring key industry demands in his Autumn Statement that will result in a loss to vital capacity and skills in the supply chain.... read more..

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FMQ's: Squeeze on living standards, the price of Tory Brexit

The Autumn Statement showed that a “real squeeze on living standards” was the price of the Tory Brexit, Nicola Sturgeon said at First Minister’s Questions. The First Minister was speaking in response... read more..

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UK Government using North sea as "cash cow"

SNP Energy spokesperson and Aberdeen MP Callum McCaig said today’s Autumn Statement has proved once again the UK government is happy to use the North Sea as a ‘cash cow‘ only to abandon the oil and ga... read more..

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AUTUMN STATEMENT: Brexit bombshell revealed

SLOWER GROWTH, HIGHER INFLATION, HIGHER BORROWING, HIGHER DEBT The Scottish National Party has said Philip Hammond’s Autumn Statement has revealed the full ‘Brexit bombshell' as economic growth will ... read more..

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SNP MSP celebrates the year of the dad 2016 in parliament

Bob Doris is today leading a debate on the Year of the Dad 2016 and celebrating the importance of fathers in their child’s social and emotional development. ... read more..

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PMQs: UK Government condemned over disability cuts

SNP Westminster Leader Angus Robertson MP has condemned UK Government plans to cut support for people with long-term health conditions by £30 a week.... read more..

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AVIATION industry leader blasts "clueless" UK Government over Brexit

RYANAIR CHIEF WARNS POLITICAL DEADLOCK COULD HIT UK-EUROPE FLIGHTS The UK government must start taking the very real risks of Brexit more seriously, the SNP has said – after Ryanair chief Michael O’L... read more..

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AUTUMN STATEMENT: “Hard brexit biggest threat to our economy”

The Scottish National Party has said the threat of a Hard Brexit is the biggest threat facing the economy, ahead of the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement today (Wednesday).... read more..

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TORY climbdown on work allowances - but more cuts to come

BUT TORIES STILL HAVE A LOT TO DO TO END THEIR AUSTERITY SQUEEZE SNP Social Justice spokesperson Dr Eilidh Whiteford has said that the reports of a possible Tory climbdown on cuts to Work Allowances i... read more..

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“NO UK passport, NO Healthcare in England" says senior civil servant

CONTROVERSIAL PLANS GO AGAINST THE CULTURE OF NHS Controversial plans that would require anyone needing healthcare in England’s hospitals to provide two forms of identification, including a passport, ... read more..

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UK GOVERNMENT “completely misguided” on need for emergency tugs

Comments made by Sir Alan Massey have been criticised after he defended the UK government’s decision for Scotland to be left with only one emergency towing vessel.... read more..

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SNP MP calls for clarity over brexit

SCOTTISH BUSINESS BEING KEPT IN THE DARK WHILE UK GOVERNMENT BRIEFS OTHERS SNP MP Tasmina Ahmed-Sheikh has today called on the Foreign Secretary to come clean on the UK's Brexit preparations given th... read more..

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SCOTLAND must be involved in brexit negotiations

“FULL-BLOWN CONSTITUTIONAL CRISIS” UNLESS ALL NATIONS OF THE UK ARE INVOLVED The Scottish National Party has again called on the UK government to ensure the Scottish Government and other devolved adm... read more..

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CHANCELLOR must back North Sea in Autumn statement

Aberdeen MSP Kevin Stewart has said that Philip Hammond must provide “a serious package of support” for North Sea industry in the Autumn Statement – as the first oil is produced from a newly developed... read more..

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CHANCELLOR must ditch Austerity obsession as research shows struggling families set to lose £2,500

FAMILIES HIT AS TORY CUTS HAMMER THE 'JUST ABOUT MANAGING' FAMILIES The Scottish National Party has called on the Chancellor to use this week's Autumn Statement to finally ditch the Tory government's... read more..

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DEFENCE report "scathing" of MoD

The Scottish National Party has described a new Defence Select Committee report on the UK's frigate fleet as "scathing". The report out today (Monday) highlights the "woefully low" number of escort v... read more..

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HAMMOND must lift tory tax on Scottish Police

POLICE SCOTLAND HAVE PAID £76M VAT BILL – WHILE OTHER FORCES EXEMPT Philip Hammond must lift the completely unjustifiable VAT levelled on Scottish police in the Autumn Statement, with every other pol... read more..

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RUTH DAVIDSON should "call out tory contempt for Scotland"

The Scottish National Party has called on the Scottish Conservatives to confirm whether they agree with their colleagues who called on the Prime Minister to abandon the UK Government’s appeal in the S... read more..

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HARD BREXIT "the elephant in the room" at autumn statement

HUGE THREAT TO ECONOMY TO OVERSHADOW TORY BUDGET The Scottish National Party has said that the threat of a hard Brexit will be the ‘elephant in the room’ at the Autumn Statement.... read more..

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UK GOVERNMENT condemned over international student numbers

The Scottish National Party has reiterated calls for the UK government to remove international students from its net migration target, following a letter to Home Secretary Amber Rudd from Chairs of Sc... read more..

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SALMOND mocks brexit tories "caught telling the truth" about their contempt for Scotland

SNP International Affairs spokesperson, Alex Salmond MP, has mocked the procession of top Tories on the BBC Radio 4 Today programme who called on the Prime Minister to abandon the Supreme Court Appeal... read more..

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TORIES in disarray 150 days since brexit poll

The Tories are in complete disarray 150 days on from the EU referendum – with the Cabinet fundamentally divided over their Brexit strategy and key questions still unanswered.... read more..

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CALL for clarity on European capital of culture bid

The Scottish National party has put additional pressure on the UK Government over serious concerns they are abandoning their obligation to co-host the 2023 European Capital of Culture and called for c... read more..

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TORIES must apologise to crofters over "unbelievably patronising" attack

Tory MSP Peter Chapman has been criticised as “unbelievably patronising” for personally attacking three members of the Scottish Land Commission as “not real farmers”. The Tory rural affairs spokespers... read more..

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GERMAN hard-line Brexit stance shows urgent need for clear tory Brexit plan

WOLFGANG SCHAUBLE SAYS THERE IS “NO A LA CARTE MENU” IN NEGOTIATIONS The SNP has said that a “head of steam” is building up across Europe, after German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schauble became the la... read more..

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SNP win parliamentary vote to 'press pause' on ESA cuts

WIN PARLIAMENTARY VOTE TO ‘PRESS PAUSE’ ON ESA CUTS SNP CALL TIME ON TORIES DETERMINED TO PRESS AHEAD WITH ' DEEPLY DAMAGING CUTS' TO ESA SNP MP Neil Gray has commented following his debate in the Ho... read more..

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FM backs cross-party call for chancellor to suspend ESA changes

OPPORTUNITY FOR RETHINK IN AUTUMN STATEMENT First Minister Nicola Sturgeon joined calls from SNP colleagues at Westminster for the Chancellor to take the opportunity in his Autumn Statement next week ... read more..

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SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT growing sustainable farming in vision for agriculture

CALL FOR “STRONG RELATIONSHIPS” BETWEEN TENANT FARMERS AND LANDLORDS The importance of Scotland’s tenant farming sector was made clear today – after SNP Government Rural Secretary Fergus Ewing called ... read more..

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HOUSE OF LORDS an 'undemocratic, uncontrollable laughing stock’

Kirsty Blackman the SNP spokesperson on the House of Lords, has said the failure to go ahead with the reforms suggested by Tory peer Lord Strathclyde is an ‘absurd backtrack’.... read more..

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