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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,

Scotland and Wales are within reach of a deal

At today’s Joint Ministerial Committee (Plenary) meeting, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has called on the Prime Minister to recognise and

Devolution to be protected post Brexit

Continuity Bill introduced.

An EU Continuity Bill has formally been introduced to the Scottish Parliament to protect devolution and prepare Scotland’s

Income Tax Reforms benefit lowest earning taxpayers

Scottish Income Tax

More than two thirds of income taxpayers will pay less tax next year on their current income, Finance

Full Scottish with @Dr_PhilippaW and @glasgowcathcart

Broadcasting Scotland: Homepage

We are delighted to be returning to your screens with the Full Scottish live from our new

Scottish budget - NHS, economy and the low paid to benefit

Scotland’s NHS, the economy, public sector workers and the low paid will benefit from the Scottish budget, Finance Secretary Derek

Nicola Sturgeon says no alternative to European single market

Nicola Sturgeon said on Sunday there was a "golden opportunity" to argue for Britain to remain in the European single

Nicola Sturgeon has made clear that an EU exit without a deal is unthinkable

The First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon has made clear that a Brexit without a deal is unthinkable and has said that

Release of Scottish Executive papers from the year 2002.

Files at the National Records of Scotland, opened for the first time, show details about the third full year of

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.