LIFESTYLE

Helping end our throw-away culture

Circular Economy Bill.

Businesses, industry and individuals are being encouraged to seize on the nation’s talent for innovation by re-thinking how

Arctic Connections

A European gateway to the Arctic.

Scotland has the expertise and vision to serve as a link between the Arctic region

New measures announced to address climate emergency

Action on climate change.

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has officially opened a new £6 million project which uses cutting-edge renewables technology to

First Minister: We should focus on wellbeing, not just GDP

Nicola Sturgeon explains the far-reaching implications of a "well-being economy".

In a speech to the TED Summit in Edinburgh, the First

Call for radical action from UK Government

Tackling poverty and inequality.

The Scottish Government is calling on the UK Government to make radical changes to tackle poverty and

UK & Scottish Government’s must end their ‘drill every drop’ approach to North Sea Oil & Gas

Managed and comprehensive transition towards a lower carbon future.

The UK’s oil and gas drilling plans, and Scottish Government’s support for

Scotland’s new Deposit Return Scheme

Game-changer for recycling and the circular economy.

The new Deposit Return Scheme will include aluminium and steel cans as well as drinks

FM Nicola Sturgeon opens the first #WEGo policy lab

First Minister's speech.

I want to thank all of you for being here, for the first session of these Policy Labs.

It

Supporting EU citizens to #StayinScotland

Support for EU citizens.

EU citizens living in Scotland are to be supported to remain in Scotland during and beyond the

Renewable electricity is at record levels

Equivalent of 74.6% of gross electricity consumption was from renewable sources.

Renewable electricity generation in Scotland reached record levels in 2018,

National Advisory Council on Women and Girls circle event

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon's speech, January 2019.

In many ways, this venue, the Surgeons Hall is an appropriate place for us

Transitioning to carbon neutrality

Remit and initial Commission members announced.

The first members of Scotland’s Just Transition Commission have been announced, alongside publication of the

Landmark Scottish Crown Estate legislation passed

Local authorities and communities will have a stronger voice in the management of Scottish Crown Estate assets.

Under reforms passed by

Fiona Hyslop speaking at the Arctic Circle Assembly

Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Tourism and External Affairs.

Harpa Centre, Reykjavik

Thank you Dagfinnur [Sveinbjörnsson, CEO, Arctic Circle] for the introduction and

This weekend, March 25, Scots around the country will join in with the world’s biggest environmental event.

IT'S THE most spectacular – and unusual – light show on Earth. At 8.30pm on Saturday hundreds of Scottish landmarks,

We have to stand in when managers leave

I have worked as a team leader in a store for six years for a large retail company. In the

Scotland signs climate change agreement with California

Nicola Sturgeon has signed an agreement with the Government of California pledging to work together on climate change.

The First Minister

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When words don't mean anything anymore.

A 2050 vision for energy in Scotland:

This is our 2050 vision for energy in Scotland:

A flourishing, competitive local and national energy sector, delivering secure, affordable, clean

First Minister opens Scottish Renewables' Annual Conference

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon speaking on day one, sets out her commitment to green energy.

Thank you, Matthieu, and thanks also

Our welfare reforms are ­incentivising work

Women who have a child conceived due to rape will have to fill in an eight-page form to prevent the

the Lady M has arrived in Greenock

Super-yacht the Lady M owned by Alexey Mordashov, has arrived in Greenock.

The Lady M is powered by two MTU 16V4000 engines,

aYe Scotland

Yes2 has rebranded and will now be known as aYe Scotland. John McHarg, aYe Scotland co-leader explains the reasons behind

Yew Tree heads

The Yew Tree heads depict an Easter Island Moai statue, a Central American  Olmec and a Corinthian warrior of ancient

Scotland’s changing TV landscape

Seven in ten Scots watch multiple episodes back-to-back New technology is changing when, where and how we watch TV But live