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EveningTimes Online
Petitions bid to save hospital beds at city unitwho use the service and say it is vital for their health are planning to send t
Petitions bid to save hospital beds at city unit
EveningTimes Online / Posted an hour ago
who use the service and say it is vital for their health are planning to send the petition to the First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon and the Health Secretary, Shona Robison. So far, 1168 people have signed up to protect the seven in-patient... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Stewart Paterson's Holyrood Week column:SNP in spot of bother over health cutsbudgets and worst of all closing a hospital. That is the tricky situation the
Stewart Paterson's Holyrood Week column:SNP in spot of bother over health cuts
EveningTimes Online / Posted an hour ago
budgets and worst of all closing a hospital. That is the tricky situation the SNP finds itself in now. Five years after Nicola Sturgeon saved Lightburn from the axe it is up for closure again. Unless Shona Robison saves it once more the SNP... Read more
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Scotsman
Scotland ‘could have to rely on English shale gas’to keep homes north of the border warm, the First Minister has been warned. Co
Scotland ‘could have to rely on English shale gas’
Scotsman / Posted 10 hours ago
to keep homes north of the border warm, the First Minister has been warned. Conservative leader Ruth Davidson demanded Nicola Sturgeon “gives the country some proper answers” on whether the controversial process will be given the green light in... Read more
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express
Fury as Scottish Government splurge £10m on foreign aid as its own people face cash cutshave accused ministers of developing a Scottish “foreign policy” to further the
Fury as Scottish Government splurge £10m on foreign aid as its own people face cash cuts
express / Posted 12 hours ago
have accused ministers of developing a Scottish “foreign policy” to further their independence dream. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has also pledge to double her “climate justice fund” over the next four years to £12 million, helping... Read more
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Scotsman
Nicola Sturgeon urged to intervene over film studio impasseAlmost 250 film and television producers, directors and leading behind-the-scen
Nicola Sturgeon urged to intervene over film studio impasse
Scotsman / Posted 12 hours ago
Almost 250 film and television producers, directors and leading behind-the-scenes workers in Scotland have urged Nicola Sturgeon to intervene to ensure a controversial studio complex on the outskirts of Edinburgh goes ahead. Leading figures who have... Read more
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heraldscotland
Labour MEP urges 'maximum devolution' after Brexit voteUK would not retain single market membership, would make Scottish independence
Labour MEP urges 'maximum devolution' after Brexit vote
heraldscotland / Posted 13 hours ago
UK would not retain single market membership, would make Scottish independence more difficult to achieve. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has said the option of a second referendum on leaving the UK remains on the table ahead of any EU... Read more
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International Business Times
SNP's stance on shale gas reeks of hypocrisyelsewhere reverses the fortune of a local employer, generates jobs and revitali
SNP's stance on shale gas reeks of hypocrisy
International Business Times / Posted 15 hours ago
elsewhere reverses the fortune of a local employer, generates jobs and revitalises a region. Now what does that make you? Nicola Sturgeon, First Minister of Scotland and leader of the Scottish National Party (SNP), to be exact. Welcome to... Read more
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Scotsman
SNP MP Chris Law refuses to resign party whiphas refused to resign the party whip despite a police investigation being launc
SNP MP Chris Law refuses to resign party whip
Scotsman / Posted 16 hours ago
has refused to resign the party whip despite a police investigation being launched into his financial dealings. SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon yesterday indicated that the Dundee West MP had not followed the example of Natalie McGarry and Michelle... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Ruth Davidson demands Nicola Sturgeon give 'proper answers' on future of frackingto keep homes north of the border warm, the First Minister has been warned. Co
Ruth Davidson demands Nicola Sturgeon give 'proper answers' on future of fracking
EveningTimes Online / Posted 17 hours ago
to keep homes north of the border warm, the First Minister has been warned. Conservative leader Ruth Davidson demanded Nicola Sturgeon "gives the country some proper answers" on whether the controversial process will be given the green light in... Read more
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heraldscotland
There will be 'no political grandstanding' when new Scots welfare powers are transferred, minister saysFirst Minister Nicola Sturgeon also stated the Government would not "co-operate
There will be 'no political grandstanding' when new Scots welfare powers are transferred, minister says
heraldscotland / Posted 17 hours ago
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon also stated the Government would not "co-operate in a scheme that is about piling human misery on human misery". Ms Freeman was asked by Conservative MSP Adam Tomkins how such comments contribute to an "effective and... Read more
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Scotsman
Nicola Sturgeon urged to intervene over film studio impasseAlmost 250 film and television producers, directors and leading behind-the-scen
Nicola Sturgeon urged to intervene over film studio impasse
Scotsman / Posted 17 hours ago
Almost 250 film and television producers, directors and leading behind-the-scenes workers in Scotland have urged Nicola Sturgeon to intervene to ensure a controversial studio complex on the outskirts of Edinburgh goes ahead. Leading figures who have... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Chris Law becomes third SNP MP to have financial dealings investigated by policeany wrongdoing. Sources close to Mr Law said he was confident of being cleared
Chris Law becomes third SNP MP to have financial dealings investigated by police
Daily Telegraph / Posted 19 hours ago
any wrongdoing. Sources close to Mr Law said he was confident of being cleared but the inquiry raises more questions for Nicola Sturgeon about the rigour of the SNP’s candidate selection process. The First Minister said last year that “the buck... Read more
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The New Statesman
In Kezia Dugdale, Scottish Labour has picked an unlikely winnerpart of Britain, members opted for Corbyn). Observers of Scottish politics note
In Kezia Dugdale, Scottish Labour has picked an unlikely winner
The New Statesman / Posted 21 hours ago
part of Britain, members opted for Corbyn). Observers of Scottish politics note that the most impressive party leaders, Nicola Sturgeon and Ruth Davidson, were given time and space to grow. In policy terms, Dugdale does not stray too far from... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Scots Olympians and Paralympians receive heroes welcome at homecoming partywee kid also dropped one of them in a puddle, but I suppose I can say they've g
Scots Olympians and Paralympians receive heroes welcome at homecoming party
EveningTimes Online / Posted 23 hours ago
wee kid also dropped one of them in a puddle, but I suppose I can say they've got character." First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said the athletes have "done their country proud". She said: "On behalf of the people of Scotland, I would... Read more
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Daily Record
ANOTHER SNP MP investigated by cops over financial dealings in indyref campaignparty as police investigate property deals carried out for her by a solicitor s
ANOTHER SNP MP investigated by cops over financial dealings in indyref campaign
Daily Record / Posted 23 hours ago
party as police investigate property deals carried out for her by a solicitor struck off for misconduct. Chris Law with Nicola Sturgeon Law was not charged with any offences yesterday. Police said: “A 46-year-old man was detained and has been... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Andy Murray crowned Scottish Sportsperson of the Yeartook up sport, now her passion, as rehabilitation after a spinal tumour left he
Andy Murray crowned Scottish Sportsperson of the Year
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
took up sport, now her passion, as rehabilitation after a spinal tumour left her paralysed below the waist. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said: "On behalf of the people of Scotland, I would like to offer my congratulations to all of the Scottish... Read more
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heraldscotland
Government forced to hand over documents in Brexit High Court battleNicola Sturgeon, who wants the Scottish Parliament also to have a vote on the U
Government forced to hand over documents in Brexit High Court battle
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
Nicola Sturgeon, who wants the Scottish Parliament also to have a vote on the UK’s Brexit proposal, has made clear she is keeping a “close eye” on the legal case but suggested the matter of whether or not MPs and MSPs should have a vote “probably... Read more
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Business Standard India
Liberty House revives Tatas' Scotland's steel factoryScottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon officially marked the restart of the Da
Liberty House revives Tatas' Scotland's steel factory
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon officially marked the restart of the Dalzell plant at Motherwell near Glasgow, which was rescued by Gupta's firm in April following its closure in December 2015 amid a worldwide steel industry crisis. "This is... Read more
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express
Scotland's last steelworks reopensNicola Sturgeon has formally reopened Scotland's last steelworks Indian conglo
Scotland's last steelworks reopens
express / Posted yesterday
Nicola Sturgeon has formally reopened Scotland's last steelworks Indian conglomerate Tata ceased production at its Dalzell steel plate mill in Motherwell, Lanarkshire, and the Clydebridge plant in nearby Cambuslang in 2015 with the loss of 270... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Scottish athletes mobbed by fans at homecoming celebrationwee kid also dropped one of them in a puddle, but I suppose I can say they've g
Scottish athletes mobbed by fans at homecoming celebration
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
wee kid also dropped one of them in a puddle, but I suppose I can say they've got character." First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said the athletes have "done their country proud". She said: "On behalf of the people of Scotland, I would... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scottish athletes mobbed by fans at homecoming celebrationwee kid also dropped one of them in a puddle, but I suppose I can say they've g
Scottish athletes mobbed by fans at homecoming celebration
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
wee kid also dropped one of them in a puddle, but I suppose I can say they've got character." First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said the athletes have "done their country proud". She said: "On behalf of the people of Scotland, I would... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Ministers under pressure to call in health cuts plans after SNP loses vote in Parliamentboard plans. Gerry McCann, who has campaigned to keep Lightburn open, said not
Ministers under pressure to call in health cuts plans after SNP loses vote in Parliament
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
board plans. Gerry McCann, who has campaigned to keep Lightburn open, said nothing has changed in the five years since Nicola Sturgeon last prevented the hospital form closing. He said: ““Five years on nothing has changed and the Lightburn... Read more
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express
Fury as Labour offer to hold talks with SNP over securing SOFT BrexitEmily Thornberry said she would talk to Nicola Sturgeon in a bid to keep UK in
Fury as Labour offer to hold talks with SNP over securing SOFT Brexit
express / Posted yesterday
Emily Thornberry said she would talk to Nicola Sturgeon in a bid to keep UK in the single market Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry said she could have discussions with Nicola Sturgeon's party in a bid to keep the UK in the single... Read more
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express
Public workers at risk of attacks because of SNP council tax hikeswill pay about £2 more a week, with those in the highest band paying an extra £
Public workers at risk of attacks because of SNP council tax hikes
express / Posted yesterday
will pay about £2 more a week, with those in the highest band paying an extra £10, or £517 a year. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon says this will raise an extra £100 million a year for schools as part of her drive to close the attainment... Read more
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express
Brexit 100 days on: What has actually happened so far? Impact on politics, economy, morehas managed to cling on as Labour leader despite a revolt by MPs who attacked h
Brexit 100 days on: What has actually happened so far? Impact on politics, economy, more
express / Posted yesterday
has managed to cling on as Labour leader despite a revolt by MPs who attacked his lukewarm support of Brussels. SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon is fighting to keep Scotland in the EU and has raised the spectre of another Scottish independence... Read more
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express
Dalzell, Scotland’s last steel works, reopened months after production endedNicola Sturgeon is set to reopen Scotland's last major steelworks Indian congl
Dalzell, Scotland’s last steel works, reopened months after production ended
express / Posted yesterday
Nicola Sturgeon is set to reopen Scotland's last major steelworks Indian conglomerate Tata ceased production at its Dalzell steel plate mill in Motherwell and the Clydebridge plant in Cambuslang in 2015 with the loss of 270 jobs. The plants were... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Nicola Sturgeon reopens Scotland's last major steelworksFirst Minister Nicola Sturgeon has formally reopened Scotland's last major stee
Nicola Sturgeon reopens Scotland's last major steelworks
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has formally reopened Scotland's last major steelworks. Indian conglomerate Tata ceased production at its Dalzell steel plate mill in Motherwell, North Lanarkshire, and the Clydebridge plant in nearby Cambuslang in... Read more
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express
Patronising Sturgeon says 17 MILLION Brexit voters were desperate not politically informedNicola Sturgeon/Brexit campaigners The Scottish First Minister blamed 'disenfr
Patronising Sturgeon says 17 MILLION Brexit voters were desperate not politically informed
express / Posted yesterday
Nicola Sturgeon/Brexit campaigners The Scottish First Minister blamed 'disenfranchisement and disillusionment' for the referendum result and denied there was a clear mandate for 'hard Brexit. She said large parts of the UK had failed to see the... Read more
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heraldscotland
Nicola Sturgeon: Brexit will "probably" end in constitutional wrangle before Supreme Court judgessee how that goes.” Alex Salmond, her predecessor, has made his position clear
Nicola Sturgeon: Brexit will "probably" end in constitutional wrangle before Supreme Court judges
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
see how that goes.” Alex Salmond, her predecessor, has made his position clear, saying: "If Scotland could block Brexit, Nicola Sturgeon should do that." The FM stressed how the voice of Scotland, which voted 62 per cent to 38 per cent to remain... Read more
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SKY News
Scotland's steel industry reborn following Liberty rescueowner Tata ceased production at the site in Motherwell in 2015, amid a crisis i
Scotland's steel industry reborn following Liberty rescue
SKY News / Posted yesterday
owner Tata ceased production at the site in Motherwell in 2015, amid a crisis in the steel industry. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has described the revival of the country's last major steelworks as "a very positive signal that the steel... Read more
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Scotsman
Row after Scottish Government snub fracking ship arrivalwas at a meeting of the Scottish cabinet, while energy minister Paul Wheelhouse
Row after Scottish Government snub fracking ship arrival
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
was at a meeting of the Scottish cabinet, while energy minister Paul Wheelhouse was at the Longannet task force. However, Nicola Sturgeon is today scheduled to attend an event mark the reopening of the Dalzell steel works in Motherwell after it... Read more
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Scotsman
Edinburgh Rio Olympics celebrations today: what’s happening and when?guests at the new national sports performance centre – Oriam – at Heriot Watt U
Edinburgh Rio Olympics celebrations today: what’s happening and when?
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
guests at the new national sports performance centre – Oriam – at Heriot Watt University from 12.15pm. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon will be amongst those congratulating the Rio athletes. The day’s events conclude at the Edinburgh... Read more
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Scotsman
Edinburgh celebrations planned for GB’s Rio heroesguests at the new national sports performance centre – Oriam – at Heriot Watt U
Edinburgh celebrations planned for GB’s Rio heroes
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
guests at the new national sports performance centre – Oriam – at Heriot Watt University from 12.15pm. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon will be amongst those congratulating the Rio athletes. The day’s events conclude at the Edinburgh... Read more
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Scotsman
Sturgeon to hail future of steel as Dalzell reopensNicola Sturgeon will hail the future of steel and engineering in Scotland as sh
Sturgeon to hail future of steel as Dalzell reopens
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
Nicola Sturgeon will hail the future of steel and engineering in Scotland as she formally reopens the country’s last major steelworks. Indian conglomerate Tata ceased production at its Dalzell steel plate mill in Motherwell and the Clydebridge plant... Read more
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Scotsman
Scott Macnab: Time to look at the facts on frackingfledgling shale industry. Fracking is, of course, effectively banned in Scotla
Scott Macnab: Time to look at the facts on fracking
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
fledgling shale industry. Fracking is, of course, effectively banned in Scotland with a moratorium having been imposed by Nicola Sturgeon after environmentalists raised concerns about the prospect of earth tremors and contamination of water... Read more
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Scotsman
Public celebrations planned for GB’s Rio heroesguests at the new national sports performance centre – Oriam – at Heriot Watt U
Public celebrations planned for GB’s Rio heroes
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
guests at the new national sports performance centre – Oriam – at Heriot Watt University from 12.15pm. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon will be amongst those congratulating the Rio athletes. The day’s events conclude at the Edinburgh... Read more
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heraldscotland
Nicola Sturgeon suggests Brexit will "probably" end in a constitutional wrangle before Supreme Court judgessee how that goes.” Alex Salmond, her predecessor, has made his position clear
Nicola Sturgeon suggests Brexit will "probably" end in a constitutional wrangle before Supreme Court judges
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
see how that goes.” Alex Salmond, her predecessor, has made his position clear, saying: "If Scotland could block Brexit, Nicola Sturgeon should do that." The FM stressed how the voice of Scotland, which voted 62 per cent to 38 per cent to remain... Read more
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Scotsman
Sturgeon says second independence vote still on the table post-BrexitAnother referendum on Scottish independence “must remain an option” following t
Sturgeon says second independence vote still on the table post-Brexit
Scotsman / Posted 2 days ago
Another referendum on Scottish independence “must remain an option” following the UK vote to leave the European Union, Nicola Sturgeon told business leaders in London yesterday. The First Minister said Scotland had been plunged into economic... Read more
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Daily Record
Asian boy attack shows there's no room for complacency in battle against racismshow that while Scots can be proud of our inclusive, welcoming country, we stil
Asian boy attack shows there's no room for complacency in battle against racism
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
show that while Scots can be proud of our inclusive, welcoming country, we still have a long way to go. PAFirst Minister Nicola Sturgeon delivers a speech during the Journalists' Charity lunch in Glasgow NICOLA Sturgeon’s continued focus on... Read more
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This is West Country
Dalzell steelworks to reopen nine months after production haltedNicola Sturgeon will hail the future of steel and engineering in Scotland as sh
Dalzell steelworks to reopen nine months after production halted
This is West Country / Posted 2 days ago
Nicola Sturgeon will hail the future of steel and engineering in Scotland as she formally reopens the country's last major steelworks. Indian conglomerate Tata ceased production at its Dalzell steel plate mill in Motherwell and the Clydebridge plant... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Dalzell steelworks to reopen nine months after production haltedNicola Sturgeon will hail the future of steel and engineering in Scotland as sh
Dalzell steelworks to reopen nine months after production halted
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 2 days ago
Nicola Sturgeon will hail the future of steel and engineering in Scotland as she formally reopens the country's last major steelworks. Indian conglomerate Tata ceased production at its Dalzell steel plate mill in Motherwell and the Clydebridge plant... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Dalzell steelworks to reopen nine months after production haltedNicola Sturgeon will hail the future of steel and engineering in Scotland as sh
Dalzell steelworks to reopen nine months after production halted
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
Nicola Sturgeon will hail the future of steel and engineering in Scotland as she formally reopens the country's last major steelworks. Indian conglomerate Tata ceased production at its Dalzell steel plate mill in Motherwell and the Clydebridge plant... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Dalzell steelworks to reopen nine months after production haltedNicola Sturgeon will hail the future of steel and engineering in Scotland as sh
Dalzell steelworks to reopen nine months after production halted
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Nicola Sturgeon will hail the future of steel and engineering in Scotland as she formally reopens the country's last major steelworks. Indian conglomerate Tata ceased production at its Dalzell steel plate mill in Motherwell and the Clydebridge plant... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Dalzell steelworks to reopen nine months after production haltedNicola Sturgeon will hail the future of steel and engineering in Scotland as sh
Dalzell steelworks to reopen nine months after production halted
EveningTimes Online / Posted 2 days ago
Nicola Sturgeon will hail the future of steel and engineering in Scotland as she formally reopens the country's last major steelworks. Indian conglomerate Tata ceased production at its Dalzell steel plate mill in Motherwell and the Clydebridge plant... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Dalzell steelworks to reopen nine months after production haltedNicola Sturgeon will hail the future of steel and engineering in Scotland as sh
Dalzell steelworks to reopen nine months after production halted
Croydon Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
Nicola Sturgeon will hail the future of steel and engineering in Scotland as she formally reopens the country's last major steelworks. Indian conglomerate Tata ceased production at its Dalzell steel plate mill in Motherwell and the Clydebridge plant... Read more
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heraldscotland
Sturgeon suggests Brexit will "probably" end in a constitutional wrangle before Supreme Court judgessee how that goes.” Alex Salmond, her predecessor, has made his position clear
Sturgeon suggests Brexit will "probably" end in a constitutional wrangle before Supreme Court judges
heraldscotland / Posted 2 days ago
see how that goes.” Alex Salmond, her predecessor, has made his position clear, saying: "If Scotland could block Brexit, Nicola Sturgeon should do that." The FM stressed how the voice of Scotland, which voted 62 per cent to 38 per cent to remain... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Dalzell steelworks to reopen nine months after production haltedNicola Sturgeon will hail the future of steel and engineering in Scotland as sh
Dalzell steelworks to reopen nine months after production halted
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Nicola Sturgeon will hail the future of steel and engineering in Scotland as she formally reopens the country's last major steelworks. Indian conglomerate Tata ceased production at its Dalzell steel plate mill in Motherwell and the Clydebridge plant... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Dalzell steelworks to reopen nine months after production haltedNicola Sturgeon will hail the future of steel and engineering in Scotland as sh
Dalzell steelworks to reopen nine months after production halted
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 2 days ago
Nicola Sturgeon will hail the future of steel and engineering in Scotland as she formally reopens the country's last major steelworks. Indian conglomerate Tata ceased production at its Dalzell steel plate mill in Motherwell and the Clydebridge plant... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Dalzell steelworks to reopen nine months after production haltedNicola Sturgeon will hail the future of steel and engineering in Scotland as sh
Dalzell steelworks to reopen nine months after production halted
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Nicola Sturgeon will hail the future of steel and engineering in Scotland as she formally reopens the country's last major steelworks. Indian conglomerate Tata ceased production at its Dalzell steel plate mill in Motherwell and the Clydebridge plant... Read more
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The News and Star
Dalzell steelworks to reopen nine months after production haltedNicola Sturgeon will hail the future of steel and engineering in Scotland as sh
Dalzell steelworks to reopen nine months after production halted
The News and Star / Posted 2 days ago
Nicola Sturgeon will hail the future of steel and engineering in Scotland as she formally reopens the country's last major steelworks. Indian conglomerate Tata ceased production at its Dalzell steel plate mill in Motherwell and the Clydebridge plant... Read more
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