Donald Trump is pushing Farage to oppose offshore wind-farms, so more of them wouldn’t be built near his golf courses in Scotland.
The SNP and their embattled suspended MP Natalie McGarry have both denied suggestions of inconsistencies in the campaign spending returns for her landslide general election victory in Glasgow East.
Dubbed McPravda by its detractors, The National was launched a year ago this month to capitalise on the wave of nationalist sentiment unleashed by the Scottish independence referendum.
Revelations that embattled MP Natalie McGarry transferred a ‘four-figure cash sum’ in an effort to resolve the issue of funds ‘missing’ from a campaign group she co-founded are set to open up a whole new can of worms for the Scots nationalist — who has already made herself available for interview by police.
David Cameron famously forgot how many homes he owned — and now his stepfather-in-law can’t decide whether he owns a massive country estate on the Scottish island of Jura.
Here’s a round up of how the main parties’ pledge of increased powers was framed as ‘devo max’ in the media, starting with the paper on whose front page ‘the vow’ was made: “all three UK party leaders now committed to offering devo-max powers to Scotland” — Daily Record ““the vow” reiterated that extensive new […]
Ministers have been told they are “in denial” after a series of charities told a committee that the government’s harsh new benefits regime is driving food bank use. Written submissions from bodies such as Oxfam and Barnardos to a Scottish Parliament committee, whose report on food banks is published today, emphasise DWP’s culpability. But heartless employment minister Esther McVey still claimed three weeks ago that there […]
LABOUR in the Scottish Parliament News Release For immediate release Wednesday 27 January, 2010 SHEEP TAGGING PLANS WELCOMED BY LABOUR Commenting on the sheep tagging announcement by the Scottish Government today, Scottish Labour’s Rural Development spokesperson Karen Gillon said: “There will no doubt be a sigh of relief from sheep farmers who have been worried […]