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Michael Russell warns of no-deal ‘chaos’

Constitutional Relations Secretary warns of no-deal ‘chaos’.

Constitutional Relations Secretary Michael Russell today set out the actions the Scottish Government is

Cabinet to meet on the Isle of Arran

Local residents invited to join the discussion.

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon and her Cabinet will meet on the Isle of Arran

Shirley-Anne Somerville - Building a better social security system

Shirley-Anne Somerville visits Peebles CAB office.

In her first visit as Cabinet Secretary for Social Security and Older People, Shirley-Anne Somerville

First Minister completes her ministerial team

Fresh intake joins government.

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has today nominated nine new ministers for appointment to the Scottish Government.

In a

Protecting the Scottish Parliament

Minister calls for consent to be embedded in law.

The requirement for the Scottish Parliament to consent to UK Government legislation

Withdrawal Bill decision “dark day for devolution” – Russell

Minister says outcome shows contempt for democracy.

Responding to the failure of the UK Government to amend the EU Withdrawal

Cabinet to meet in Cumnock

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon and her Cabinet will meet in Cumnock on Monday 18 June to celebrate

Finance Secretary calls on UK Government to change course on austerity, immigration and Brexit

Finance Secretary Derek Mackay has proposed alternative UK fiscal plans which would provide valuable additional resources for Scotland’s public finances

Scottish Parliament votes against the EU Withdrawal Bill

UK Government must respect the will of Parliament

Minister for UK Negotiations on Scotland’s Place in Europe Michael Russell has urged

Further progress needed to protect devolution

Way forward proposed to ensure no restriction on the Scottish Parliament.

The UK Government’s EU Withdrawal Bill will continue to “enable

Borders transport study reaches important milestone

Improving bus services to Edinburgh, Newcastle and Carlisle and to hospitals serving the Borders area, along with enhanced park and

The problem with Facebook

Unrolled thread from @fchollet

The problem with Facebook is not *just* the loss of your privacy and the fact that it

The SNP will continue to fight for independence

Nicola Sturgeon was speaking to a packed SNP national council in Glasgow this morning. Ms Sturgeon gave a clear message

Parliament vote to protect devolution

Legislation to protect Scotland’s devolved powers has been passed overwhelmingly by the Scottish Parliament.

Votes: 95 Yes with 32 voting No,

This is what Scottish independence could actually look like.

  • By Ed --
  • Monday, 27 Feb, 2017

The year is 2027. The UK, or what’s left of it, has been out of the European Union for almost

My Day In The Council Chambers – Debates and Disbeliefs

by David Patterson @DavidpSNP

This article originally appeared on: https://davesworld2017.wordpress.com/

June 28th 2017. This date doesn’t really

Will the SNP’s policy revamp get Scottish swing voters to say yes?

The Scottish National Party is this weekend engaged in a revamp of policies on currency, Europe, migration, defence and other

Speaking in the Senedd on Tuesday

The First Minister of Wales, Carwyn Jones, has said that the UK government “should not stand in the way” of

Scotland could be 'treated like Gibraltar'

Scotland would get the Gibraltar treatment from Spain if it votes for independence , Scottish Lib Dem leader Willie Rennie

The United Nations and Decolonisation

The starting point of anyone who thinks the UK government can block Scotland's Referendum should be:

The United Nations and Decolonisation.

Declaration

Today's fears: by the tories

The Conservative fear of teachers not being saved: as a potential legal challenge on the powers to hold a referendum would also run

Self determination delayed, is self determination denied

Alex Salmond has said on the Andrew Marr Show that there had been a “sea change” in attitude towards Scotland

Early election announcement

In a statement from Nicola Sturgeon, the Scottish First Minister, on the early election announcement.

"This announcement is one of the

Pay off the UK's deficit

Ruth Davidson was one of four Conservative party members to speak during the debate about the cap on child tax

Theresa found safe and well

The PM has been accused of 'hiding from the public' again after being found in a Scottish forest in Crathes.