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Daily Mirror
Poll reveals 53% of Scottish people would now choose independenceMost Scots now support independence, according to a poll held a year after the
Poll reveals 53% of Scottish people would now choose independence
Daily Mirror / Posted 13 hours ago
Most Scots now support independence, according to a poll held a year after the country voted to remain part of the UK. The survey shows 53% would vote Yes if a re-run were held tomorrow. Just 44% would vote to stay in the union, while 3% are... Read more
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International Business Times
Scottish referendum: Union faces fresh threat as Scots pick break away in new voteThe historic union between Scotland and the rest of the UK is under threat once
Scottish referendum: Union faces fresh threat as Scots pick break away in new vote
International Business Times / Posted 18 hours ago
The historic union between Scotland and the rest of the UK is under threat once again after a shock poll found Scots would vote to break away in a new referendum. The results will serve as a warning for Scottish Labour ahead of the 2016 Holyrood... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Locals urge Tom Reed to support Iran Deal in peaceful protestA crowd chanting “Don’t rush to war” gathered outside Congressman Tom Reed’s of
Locals urge Tom Reed to support Iran Deal in peaceful protest
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
A crowd chanting “Don’t rush to war” gathered outside Congressman Tom Reed’s office in Ithaca Wednesday. Nearly 50 people, holding signs that read “War is Not the Answer” or “Defend Diplomacy,” were there to urge that Reed, R-Corning, support the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
How hard work helps our best export firms get ahead from North Carolina to Middle East Jonathan Calderwood, Almac Group’s director of clinical services marketing A
How hard work helps our best export firms get ahead from North Carolina to Middle East
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
Jonathan Calderwood, Almac Group’s director of clinical services marketing Almac managing directors Jim Murphy and Dr Robert Dunlop in Singapore. As a... Read more
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Scotsman
Senior SNP sources in warning over second indyref Senior SNP MPs have warned against rushing into a second independence referend
Senior SNP sources in warning over second indyref
Scotsman / Posted 10 days ago
Senior SNP MPs have warned against rushing into a second independence referendum. Picture: Jane Barlow SENIOR SNP sources have warned that a second referendum on Scottish independence should not take... Read more
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Japan Today
Alcon Japan leads eye care through innovation ‹ Japan TodayEyes are exposed to harsh environments due to modern lifestyle such as over-use
Alcon Japan leads eye care through innovation ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 10 days ago
Eyes are exposed to harsh environments due to modern lifestyle such as over-use of PCs and smartphones in air-conditioned rooms. The number of Japanese dry eye patients is estimated at more than 20 million according to the Japanese Ophthalmological... Read more
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heraldscotland
Liz Kendall: Labour in Scotland lost touch with people and took voters for grantedThe only member of the public vaguely interested is an elderly gent taking phot
Liz Kendall: Labour in Scotland lost touch with people and took voters for granted
heraldscotland / Posted 10 days ago
The only member of the public vaguely interested is an elderly gent taking photographs. “Who is she?” he asks after sidling over to snap her. “Is she an actress?” He retreats, crestfallen, when he learns the truth. “Oh, I thought she might have... Read more
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heraldscotland
The trials of being Liz KendallThe only member of the public vaguely interested is an elderly gent taking phot
The trials of being Liz Kendall
heraldscotland / Posted 11 days ago
The only member of the public vaguely interested is an elderly gent taking photographs. “Who is she?” he asks after sidling over to snap her. “Is she an actress?” He retreats, crestfallen, when he learns the truth. “Oh, I thought she might have... Read more
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heraldscotland
Dudgale: let Corbynistas stand for HolyroodIn Scotland, around 6000 people have joined or registered as supporters. The u
Dudgale: let Corbynistas stand for Holyrood
heraldscotland / Posted 11 days ago
In Scotland, around 6000 people have joined or registered as supporters. The upsurge is similar to that enjoyed by the SNP after the independence referendum, when its membership grew four-fold to 100,000 in a few months. Some SNP new members are... Read more
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heraldscotland
Kezia Dugdale: Scottish Labour needs people from every section of societyMs Dugdale was elected as the new leader of Scottish Labour a week ago, asking
Kezia Dugdale: Scottish Labour needs people from every section of society
heraldscotland / Posted 11 days ago
Ms Dugdale was elected as the new leader of Scottish Labour a week ago, asking voters across the country to "take a fresh look" at the party. She beat Holyrood veteran Ken Macintosh in a leadership election sparked by the resignation of former MP... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scottish Labour deputy backs Trident referendum and says Corbyn would make "first class" leaderOn Trident, he said he did not believe the case had been made for renewal, pote
Scottish Labour deputy backs Trident referendum and says Corbyn would make "first class" leader
heraldscotland / Posted 12 days ago
On Trident, he said he did not believe the case had been made for renewal, potentially signalling a split at the top of the party. Party leader Kezia Dugdale has said a debate over Trident at October's party conference is "not impossible", but is... Read more
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heraldscotland
Left winger Findlay handed equalities role in Dugdale's new teamMr Findlay will also advise Ms Dugdale on union issues, and act as a liaison wi
Left winger Findlay handed equalities role in Dugdale's new team
heraldscotland / Posted 13 days ago
Mr Findlay will also advise Ms Dugdale on union issues, and act as a liaison with the workers' groups. He said: "I am very pleased with the role I have been offered working on equality and trade union issues – I am really looking forward to working... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Dugdale: My party has a lot more to offer GlasgowTHE LEADER of Scottish Labour says her party still have a lot more to offer Gla
Dugdale: My party has a lot more to offer Glasgow
EveningTimes Online / Posted 14 days ago
THE LEADER of Scottish Labour says her party still have a lot more to offer Glasgow and its residents, and she is proud of their track record. Speaking to the Evening Times, Kezia Dugdale admitted some Glaswegians have told her they do not know what... Read more
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Scotsman
Allan Massie: Unionists can prevent SNP Government Jeremy Corbyn's old-style Socialist revivalism has been generating enthusiasm
Allan Massie: Unionists can prevent SNP Government
Scotsman / Posted 15 days ago
Jeremy Corbyn's old-style Socialist revivalism has been generating enthusiasm among traditional Labour voters. Picture: AFP/Getty IF Labour can harness Corbynmania, and the Lib Dems and Tories can... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Costco advances toward FranceSEATTLE -- After four years of red tape, Costco Wholesale is closer to opening
Costco advances toward France
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
SEATTLE -- After four years of red tape, Costco Wholesale is closer to opening its first warehouse in France, a key step in its global expansion. The new store, possibly opening in the spring, will place the company on the doorstep of some of the... Read more
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Daily Record
Glasgow City Council leader Gordon Matheson to step down on September 10Mr Matheson said he feels the "time is right" for him to "progress to the next
Glasgow City Council leader Gordon Matheson to step down on September 10
Daily Record / Posted 16 days ago
Mr Matheson said he feels the "time is right" for him to "progress to the next phase" of his career. A new face will lead Glasgow City Council from September 10 Mr Matheson has been leader of Glasgow City Council since 2010 and last month was... Read more
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The New Statesman
Kezia Dugdale's Clause Four moment? Defuse the constitutional questionYou'd be forgiven for failing to notice the contest had been taking place but S
Kezia Dugdale's Clause Four moment? Defuse the constitutional question
The New Statesman / Posted 17 days ago
You'd be forgiven for failing to notice the contest had been taking place but Scottish Labour now has a new leader. Following a fairly spark-free summer campaign Kezia Dugdale has emerged victorious over her lone rival (the very decent) Ken Macintosh... Read more
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heraldscotland
New leader Dugdale opens way for Scottish Labour to debate TridentShe is likely to come under intense pressure to discuss the issue if surprise f
New leader Dugdale opens way for Scottish Labour to debate Trident
heraldscotland / Posted 17 days ago
She is likely to come under intense pressure to discuss the issue if surprise frontrunner Jeremy Corbyn, a staunch opponent of nuclear weapons, wins the UK leadership and begins efforts to change party policy. Gordon Brown, the former prime... Read more
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The New Statesman
John McTernan: Kezia Dugdale's greatest threat may come from her own sideScottish Labour has a new leader – Kez Dugdale. Now, I know that the election o
John McTernan: Kezia Dugdale's greatest threat may come from her own side
The New Statesman / Posted 17 days ago
Scottish Labour has a new leader – Kez Dugdale. Now, I know that the election of a new Scottish Labour is at the ‘Man Bites Dog’ end of the market – she is, after all, the sixth leader in eight years. In contrast, the SNP have had just two in the... Read more
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heraldscotland
New Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale inherits an in-tray of problemsShe won over 72 per cent of the vote on a turnout of “around” 60 per cent, whic
New Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale inherits an in-tray of problems
heraldscotland / Posted 18 days ago
She won over 72 per cent of the vote on a turnout of “around” 60 per cent, which included 15,000 party members and 6,000 affiliated and registered supporters. The two-month contest was not marked by the sort of ideological tussle convulsing the UK... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Scotland's Labour elects new leader after crushing defeatFormer British Prime Minister Gordon Brown delivers his speech on powers for th
Scotland's Labour elects new leader after crushing defeat
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 18 days ago
Former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown delivers his speech on powers for the Scottish Parliament, watched by Scottish Labour Party leader Jim Murphy (L) and member Kezia Dugdale, in Edinburgh, Scotland February 2, 2015. LONDON The Scottish arm... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Gordon Brown warns Labour over Jeremy CorbynEd Balls and Gordon Brown His warning follows similar concerns from Tony Blair
Gordon Brown warns Labour over Jeremy Corbyn
Daily Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
Ed Balls and Gordon Brown His warning follows similar concerns from Tony Blair, Jack Straw, and other former leading lights of New Labour. Yesterday, Alan Johnson, the former Home Secretary, warned Labour would be "a weak, divided party in... Read more
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heraldscotland
Labour leadership interview: Jeremy CorbynAfter his cheerfully disorganised minders steer him through the wrong door into
Labour leadership interview: Jeremy Corbyn
heraldscotland / Posted 18 days ago
After his cheerfully disorganised minders steer him through the wrong door into a gallery of bars and restaurants, there are more snaps amid beery shouts of “Good luck, Jeremy!” A woman in a red dress jumps up from her table and bearhugs him. “Oh,... Read more
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heraldscotland
Kez wins but inherits an in-tray of problemsShe won over 72 per cent of the vote on a turnout of “around” 60 per cent, whic
Kez wins but inherits an in-tray of problems
heraldscotland / Posted 18 days ago
She won over 72 per cent of the vote on a turnout of “around” 60 per cent, which included 15,000 party members and 6,000 affiliated and registered supporters. The two-month contest was not marked by the sort of ideological tussle convulsing the UK... Read more
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Scotsman
Kezia Dugdale in hunt for fresh Holyrood talent Kezia Dugdale has been named the new leader of Scottish Labour. Picture: Malco
Kezia Dugdale in hunt for fresh Holyrood talent
Scotsman / Posted 18 days ago
Kezia Dugdale has been named the new leader of Scottish Labour. Picture: Malcolm McCurrach KEZIA Dugdale vowed last night that she would recruit fresh talent to stand for Scottish Labour at the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
New Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale vows to rebuild the party New Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale says the party is changing (Danny La
New Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale vows to rebuild the party
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
New Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale says the party is changing (Danny Lawson/PA Wire) Scottish Labour's new leader Kezia Dugdale will undertake her first engagement as head of... Read more
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Independent
Kezia Dugdale: Scottish Labour's new leader, 33, claims optimism of youthAfter the near wipeout of Scotland’s Labour MPs in May and with polls predictin
Kezia Dugdale: Scottish Labour's new leader, 33, claims optimism of youth
Independent / Posted 18 days ago
After the near wipeout of Scotland’s Labour MPs in May and with polls predicting a follow-up landslide for the SNP in next year’s Scottish Parliament elections, Ms Dugdale, who has only been in the Holyrood parliament for only four years, has... Read more
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express
Labour chooses Scottish leader KEZIA DUGDALE was named yesterday as the new leader of Scottish Labour. Kezi
Labour chooses Scottish leader
express / Posted 18 days ago
KEZIA DUGDALE was named yesterday as the new leader of Scottish Labour. Kezia Dugdale won Labour poll and promises a 'fresh start' The 33-year-old beat Holyrood veteran Ken Macintosh, 53, in a leadership election... Read more
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The Star
Scotland's Labour elects new leader after crushing defeatLONDON (Reuters) - The Scottish arm of the opposition Labour Party announced on
Scotland's Labour elects new leader after crushing defeat
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
LONDON (Reuters) - The Scottish arm of the opposition Labour Party announced on Saturday that members had elected Kezia Dugdale as their new leader to replace Jim Murphy, who resigned following the party's catastrophic defeat in a general election in... Read more
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International Business Times
Who is Kezia Dugdale, the new Scottish Labour leader? The latest key figure in UK politics has called for the abolition of the House
Who is Kezia Dugdale, the new Scottish Labour leader?
International Business Times / Posted 18 days ago
The latest key figure in UK politics has called for the abolition of the House of Lords and its replacement with an elected second chamber based in Glasgow. Kezia Dugdale was born on 28 August 1981 and is one of the Scottish Labour Party's 38... Read more
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Swissinfo
Scotland's Labour elects new leader after crushing defeatLONDON (Reuters) - The Scottish arm of the opposition Labour Party announced on
Scotland's Labour elects new leader after crushing defeat
Swissinfo / Posted 18 days ago
LONDON (Reuters) - The Scottish arm of the opposition Labour Party announced on Saturday that members had elected Kezia Dugdale as their new leader to replace Jim Murphy, who resigned following the party's catastrophic defeat in a general election in... Read more
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Channel 4 News
Can Scottish Labour Party leader Kezia Dugdale defeat SNP?Crowned as one of Scottish Labour's rising star, Ms Dugdale has been elected as
Can Scottish Labour Party leader Kezia Dugdale defeat SNP?
Channel 4 News / Posted 18 days ago
Crowned as one of Scottish Labour's rising star, Ms Dugdale has been elected as the new leader of the party just after four years as an MSP. The 33-year-old MSP for Lothian beat Ken Macintosh by 72 per cent of the vote in a leadership contest that... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Kezia Dugdale is new leader of Scottish Labour, with Alex Rowley as deputyScottish Labour's rising star Kezia Dugdale has been elected leader of the part
Kezia Dugdale is new leader of Scottish Labour, with Alex Rowley as deputy
EveningTimes Online / Posted 18 days ago
Scottish Labour's rising star Kezia Dugdale has been elected leader of the party after just four years as an MSP. Ms Dugdale beat Holyrood veteran Ken Macintosh in a leadership election sparked by the resignation of former MP Jim Murphy shortly... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Scottish Labour elect Dugdale as leaderBritain's centre-left Labour party in Scotland has elected 33-year-old Kezia Du
Scottish Labour elect Dugdale as leader
Sky News Australia / Posted 18 days ago
Britain's centre-left Labour party in Scotland has elected 33-year-old Kezia Dugdale as its new leader as it seeks to rebuild after a humiliating defeat to nationalists in May's general election. Dugdale, who has only been a Scottish MP for four... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Scotland's Labour elects new leader after crushing defeatLONDON: The Scottish arm of the opposition Labour Party announced on Saturday t
Scotland's Labour elects new leader after crushing defeat
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
LONDON: The Scottish arm of the opposition Labour Party announced on Saturday that members had elected Kezia Dugdale as their new leader to replace Jim Murphy, who resigned following the party's catastrophic defeat in a general election in... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Scotland's Labour elects new leader after crushing defeatLONDON The Scottish arm of the opposition Labour Party announced on Saturday th
Scotland's Labour elects new leader after crushing defeat
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 18 days ago
LONDON The Scottish arm of the opposition Labour Party announced on Saturday that members had elected Kezia Dugdale as their new leader to replace Jim Murphy, who resigned following the party's catastrophic defeat in a general election in... Read more
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thebee
Kezia Dugdale Is New Leader Of Scottish LabourKezia Dugdale has been elected leader of the Scottish Labour Party after just f
Kezia Dugdale Is New Leader Of Scottish Labour
thebee / Posted 18 days ago
Kezia Dugdale has been elected leader of the Scottish Labour Party after just four years in Holyrood. The 33-year-old beat veteran rival Ken Macintosh with 72.1% of the vote. The contest followed the resignation of former MP Jim Murphy shortly... Read more
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Daily Record
Kezia Dugdale elected new leader of Scottish LabourThe rising star of the party, who had previously served as deputy to Jim Murphy
Kezia Dugdale elected new leader of Scottish Labour
Daily Record / Posted 18 days ago
The rising star of the party, who had previously served as deputy to Jim Murphy, defeated Ken MacIntosh in a ballot of members. Ms Dugdale, the favourite to win the contest, won 72.1 per cent of the vote, while Mr Macintosh was backed by 27.9 per... Read more
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Independent
Kezia Dugdale wins Scottish Labour leadership contestThe contest follows the resignation of Jim Murphy after the Scottish Labour Par
Kezia Dugdale wins Scottish Labour leadership contest
Independent / Posted 18 days ago
The contest follows the resignation of Jim Murphy after the Scottish Labour Party lost all but one of its 41 seats in the last general election. SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon was among the first to congratulate Ms Dugdale, elected to Holyrood in 2011,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
It must be so terrifying for Labour to have thousands wanting to join party Poll leader: Jeremy Corbyn is the frontrunner in the Labour leadership electi
It must be so terrifying for Labour to have thousands wanting to join party
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
Poll leader: Jeremy Corbyn is the frontrunner in the Labour leadership election, despite high-ranking party figures vowing to sabotage him It's easy to see why those in... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Andy Burnham says Jeremy Corbyn's policies are 'not credible'Speaking out after the Daily Mirror backed him in the race, Shadow Health Secre
Andy Burnham says Jeremy Corbyn's policies are 'not credible'
Daily Mirror / Posted 19 days ago
Speaking out after the Daily Mirror backed him in the race, Shadow Health Secretary Mr Burnham warned that many voters would dismiss the veteran left-winger’s big-spending plans because they weren’t financially viable. And on the day ballot papers... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Andy Burnham has launched a blistering attack on leadership rival Jeremy CorbynThe Shadow Health Secretary warned that sceptical voters would dismiss the vete
Andy Burnham has launched a blistering attack on leadership rival Jeremy Corbyn
Daily Mirror / Posted 19 days ago
The Shadow Health Secretary warned that sceptical voters would dismiss the veteran left-winger’s big-spending dreams. But a YouGov poll put Mr Corbyn on 57% in the crunch race - four points higher than earlier in the week. UKIP boss Nigel Farage... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
With hundreds of thousands of new supporters, Labour is on the verge of something big – what a complete disaster! Having loads of young voters engage with your party must be terrifying Jerem
With hundreds of thousands of new supporters, Labour is on the verge of something big – what a complete disaster!
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
Having loads of young voters engage with your party must be terrifying Jeremy Corbyn is applauded following a speech at a Labour party... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scottish Labour leadership race: the story so far as close of voting imminentMeanwhile, the result of the deputy leadership race will also be announced tomo
Scottish Labour leadership race: the story so far as close of voting imminent
heraldscotland / Posted 20 days ago
Meanwhile, the result of the deputy leadership race will also be announced tomorrow. MSPs Alex Rowley and Richard Baker, and Glasgow Council leader Gordon Matheson, are vying to become number two. Here is the story of the campaign: MAY 7: The SNP... Read more
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Independent
With hundreds of thousands of new supporters, Labour is on the verge of something big – what a complete disaster!Every organisation would be the same. If a local brass band is down to its last
With hundreds of thousands of new supporters, Labour is on the verge of something big – what a complete disaster!
Independent / Posted 20 days ago
Every organisation would be the same. If a local brass band is down to its last five members, unsure whether it can ever put on another performance, the last thing it needs is young excited people arriving with trombones to boost numbers and raise... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Kezia Dugdale and Ken Macintosh set out vision for Scottish LabourBoth contenders in the race to become the new Scottish Labour leader have been
Kezia Dugdale and Ken Macintosh set out vision for Scottish Labour
EveningTimes Online / Posted 20 days ago
Both contenders in the race to become the new Scottish Labour leader have been setting out their "positive" vision for the future of the country and the party on the final full day of voting in the contest. The ballot to elect either Kezia Dugdale... Read more
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Scotsman
Bill Jamieson: SNP bandwagon faces bumpy ride First Minister Nicola Sturgeon risks disaffecting her core vote if she does no
Bill Jamieson: SNP bandwagon faces bumpy ride
Scotsman / Posted 21 days ago
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon risks disaffecting her core vote if she does not deliver a second referendum. Picture: John Devlin Nationalists are likely to become unstuck over use of tax and spend... Read more
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The New Statesman
What would a Jeremy Corbyn victory mean for Scottish Labour?While the entire country, and literally every single person in it, has been sei
What would a Jeremy Corbyn victory mean for Scottish Labour?
The New Statesman / Posted 21 days ago
While the entire country, and literally every single person in it, has been seized by Corbynmania (subs please check), there has been another, much quieter, Labour leadership race going on. The Scottish National Party's thumping general election... Read more
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Scotsman
Andrew Whitaker: Dugdale has done – just – enough Kezia Dugdale is strong favourite to win Scottish Labour leadership vote but K
Andrew Whitaker: Dugdale has done – just – enough
Scotsman / Posted 22 days ago
Kezia Dugdale is strong favourite to win Scottish Labour leadership vote but Ken Macintosh has shone. Picture: Andrew O'Brien But, contrary to fears, Macintosh made campaign interesting and was a... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Fromson Injury Law overcomes Grand Slam for Kingston Rec victoryKINGSTON >> An eight-run first including a grand slam by Shawn McCreery wasn’t
Fromson Injury Law overcomes Grand Slam for Kingston Rec victory
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 22 days ago
KINGSTON >> An eight-run first including a grand slam by Shawn McCreery wasn’t enough to drive Emmanuels to victory as they fell to Fromson Injury Law 12-10 in E Division action. Jim Murphy doubled and had three RBI’s for Emmanuels. In a Division E... Read more
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