Monthly Archive

December 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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ALEX SALMOND MP CALLS ON UK GOVERNMENT TO ADOPT “ETHICAL AND EFFECTIVE” FOREIGN POLICY IN NEW YEAR

SNP SAY NEW YEAR MUST HERALD IN NEW POLICY APPROACH AND MOVE AWAY FROM “KNEE-JERK MILITARISM” SNP International Affairs Spokesperson, Alex Salmond MP, has called on the UK government to abandon its o... read more..

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YEAR OF HISTORY, HERITAGE AND ARCHAEOLOGY SET TO BEGIN

As Scotland is set to celebrate 2017 as the Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology, the SNP has encouraged the public to make a New Year’s Resolution to visit some of Scotland’s stunning historic s... read more..

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MAY'S HUMAN RIGHTS PLANS RED MEAT FOR HARD-RIGHT TORIES

Theresa May's plan to fight the 2020 election on plans to withdraw from the European Convention on Human Rights is "red meat" thrown to the hard-right of the Tories, the SNP has said.  ... read more..

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SCOTTISH CLUBS WILL FACE BREXIT HANGOVER OVER WINTER WINDOW

Many armchair fans will have faced frustration over Christmas as Football Manager 2017’s in-game Brexit simulation has hurt the ability of UK clubs to compete internationally.... read more..

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URGENT ACTION ON EXPORTS NEEDED AS BREXIT CHAOS SEES CONTINUED DECLINE

SNP International Trade spokesperson, Tasmina Ahmed-Sheikh MP, has called on the UK government to take urgent action to boost exports as the latest ONS figures revealed continued decline following the... read more..

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A9 SAFETY RECORD IMPROVES WHILE DUALLING WORKS PROGRESS

AVERAGE SPEED CAMERAS REDUCE OVERALL CASUALTIES BY 45% The latest data from the A9 Safety Group found that in the first 21 months of the average speed cameras fewer drivers exceeded the speed limit a... read more..

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MAY URGED TO GIVE EU NATIONALS RESIDENCY RIGHTS REASSURANCE IN TIME FOR 2017

SIX MONTHS OF UNCERTAINTY DAMAGING ECONOMY AND LEAVING FAMILIES IN LIMBO The Scottish National Party has urged Prime Minister Theresa May to finally take EU nationals living and working in the UK “ou... read more..

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SCOTLAND OFFICE SPENDING OUT OF CONTROL AS SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT’S CUT

TORIES DIPPING OFF SCOTTISH PUBLIC SPENDING AS SPIN OPERATION DOUBLES SNP MP Margaret Ferrier has called for answers over out-of-control spending at The Scotland Office as new figures show that the c... read more..

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2016 A YEAR OF BROKEN BREXIT PROMISES FROM TORIES

2016 has been a year of Tory broken promises on Brexit, the SNP has said – with Ruth Davidson’s party giving up on their post-referendum promise to fight for single market membership.... read more..

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SCOTTISH CONIFERS IN PINE FETTLE UNDER THE SNP

FORESTRY IN SCOTLAND REMAINS EVERGREEN Figures sourced by SPICe have shown that Scotland’s conifer forests are the biggest in the UK – with over a million hectares of conifer woodland across Scotland... read more..

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SNP MP CALLS ON INSURERS TO IMPLEMENT ‘AUTO ENROLMENT’ MOT REMINDERS

KEEPING VEHICLES ROADWORTHY IS ESSENTIAL – PARTICULARLY AT THIS TIME OF YEAR SNP Transport spokesperson Drew Hendry MP has called for insurance companies to look at offering an auto-enrolment service... read more..

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SNOW BETTER PLACE FOR WINTER SPORTS

WINTER STAYCATIONS BEST BET AS BREXIT BITES SNP MSP Kate Forbes is encouraging snow sports enthusiasts from across the UK to stay in Scotland this winter – with Scottish skiing and snowboarding trips... read more..

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SNP WELCOME UN RESOLUTION AGAINST ISRAELI SETTLEMENTS

The Scottish National Party has welcomed the United Nations Security Council vote in favour of resolution 2334 against the expansion of illegal Israeli settlements in the West Bank.... read more..

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EU REF: UK GOVT HAS CAUSED ‘SIX MONTHS OF DAMAGING UNCERTAINTY’

SCOTLAND ONLY PART OF UK WITH A PLAN TO PROTECT OUR RELATIONSHIP WITH EUROPE The Scottish National Party has said that the UK government has recklessly caused “six months of damaging uncertainty”... read more..

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THIS MUST BE THE ‘LAST CHRISTMAS IN JAIL’ FOR BILLY IRVING AND THE CHENNAI 6

SNP MP WILL KEEP THE CASE ‘FIRMLY ON THE UK GOVERNMENT’S AGENDA’ SNP MP Kirsten Oswald has said that ‘this must be the last Christmas’ that her constituent Billy Irving spends in jail.... read more..

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BREXIT SET TO BITE ON THE CHRISTMAS DINNER TABLE

The SNP’s Europe spokesperson has warned that the UK government’s bumbling plans has left families across the UK bearing the brunt of Brexit as food manufacturers increase prices due to the uncertaint... read more..

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MP JOINS ORGANISATIONS PLAYING THEIR PART WELCOMING REFUGEES TO THEIR NEW HOME

SNP MP Anne McLaughlin has teamed up with a Glasgow based refugee support group as part of their Christmas drive to welcome refugees who have resettled in Scotland as the festive celebrations approach... read more..

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‘Scotland’s Place in Europe’ by the Scottish Government

The big news for us in Scotland is the publication of ‘Scotland’s Place in Europe’ by the Scottish Government. This was covered across Europe. Our European neighbours were watching, and below are a co... read more..

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U.K. Mulling Turkey-Style Trade Pact After Brexit, Liam Fox Says

The U.K. could try to stay in the European customs union after Brexit, International Trade Secretary Liam Fox said, in a further sign that the British government is considering keeping some formal tie... read more..

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SCOTTISH PEOPLE URGED TO ‘BEFRIEND THE ELDERLY AT CHRISTMAS’

FELLOWS IN HOME VISIT TO PROMOTE #ENDLONELINESS CHRISTMAS CAMPAIGN SNP MP Marion Fellows has urged the public to get behind Age Scotland’s #EndLoneliness campaign as 50,000 older people in Scotla... read more..

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BREXIT: NEWS NOT GOOD FOR CHRISTMAS PUD

COST OF INGREDIENTS SKYROCKETS FOLLOWING EU VOTE Christmas pudding aficionados face the price of their favourite festive dessert rising sharply this Christmas in the wake of Britain voting to lea... read more..

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75% OF 2016 LORDS A-LEAPING FROM TORY PARTY TO PEERAGE

The SNP is calling on Theresa May to “take back control” by reforming the unelected, outdated and unrepresentative House of Lords.... read more..

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BREXIT VOTE PUSHING UP COST OF FAMILY HOLIDAY – BEFORE UK EVEN LEAVES

Scottish families taking a Christmas break to the continent will have seen a sharp rise in costs due to Brexit – before potential additional costs kick in after the UK leaves the EU.... read more..

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TORIES BREAKING UP FAMILIES AT CHRISTMAS AS DRACONIAN IMMIGRATION POLICIES HIT HOME

CASE STUDIES: FAMILIES SPEAK OUT ABOUT IMPACT OF FORCED SEPARATION The Scottish National Party has warned that many families will face Christmas apart this year as a direct result of the Tory governme... read more..

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PLEA FOR FOOD BANK DONATIONS OVER CHRISTMAS

The public have been encouraged to donate to food banks over the Christmas period, with December seeing a surge in demand for food parcels for struggling families. The Trussell Trust have said that de... read more..

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SNP MSP CALLS FOR RENEWED FOCUS ON OIL AND GAS SAFETY

PLEA FOLLOWS WORKER SURVEY SUGGESTING FALLING STANDARDS SNP MSP for Aberdeenshire East, Gillian Martin, has called on the oil and gas sector to refocus its efforts on improving offshore health and saf... read more..

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SNP MSP MARK MCDONALD LEADS THE CAMPAIGN FOR MORE AUTISM FRIENDLY PANTOS

The adoption of relaxed performances of pantos across Scotland will allow autistic children to enjoy the festive tradition, campaigning MSP Mark McDonald has said.... read more..

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MSP CALLS FOR END TO ILLEGAL PUPPY TRADE

SNP MSP Emma Harper will call for an end to the illegal puppy trade in a Holyrood debate today (Wednesday). With dogs popular as Christmas purchases, Emma Harper will encourage families to consid... read more..

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HOME OFFICE SHOWING ‘UTTER DISREGARD’ FOR INVERNESS COUPLE

SHOCK AS BUSINESS OWNERS GIVEN DAYS TO LEAVE BY UK GOVERNMENT SNP MP Drew Hendry has said that the UK Government’s treatment of an Inverness couple is another example of a ‘ruthlessly dogmatic Ho... read more..

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BRENDAN O’HARA BACKS PLAN TO KEEP SCOTLAND IN THE SINGLE MARKET

“Brendan O’Hara has backed the Scottish Government’s proposals to keep Scotland in the European Single Market and stop the “national disaster” of a hard Brexit”The paper – “Scotland’s Place in Europe”... read more..

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