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heraldscotland
Nicola Sturgeon raises fears of consequences of 'hard Brexit'by the IPPR Scotland think-tank. Although the UK as a whole voted to leave the
Nicola Sturgeon raises fears of consequences of 'hard Brexit'
heraldscotland / Posted 19 hours ago
by the IPPR Scotland think-tank. Although the UK as a whole voted to leave the EU last month, almost two-thirds (62%) of Scottish voters backed remain - a result which immediately prompted Ms Sturgeon to say a second Scottish independence... Read more
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Scotsman
Top judge appointed ‘spy tsar’ in wake of police snooping rowof such a senior figure has been ­welcomed by opposition ­parties after more th
Top judge appointed ‘spy tsar’ in wake of police snooping row
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
of such a senior figure has been ­welcomed by opposition ­parties after more than a year of delay in filling the role. Liberal Democrat MSP Liam McArthur said: “The fact that a commissioner is now in place will mean ­nothing unless he... Read more
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Scotsman
Children under four-years-old treated for drink and drugs misusetreatment for drink and drugs during the last two years. Picture: Getty Childr
Children under four-years-old treated for drink and drugs misuse
Scotsman / Posted 4 days ago
treatment for drink and drugs during the last two years. Picture: Getty Children under four years old have been treated in Scottish hospitals for alcohol and drug misuse, new figures have revealed. More than 3,300 under-18s received hospital... Read more
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Scotsman
Scottish economy flatlines with ‘few signs’ of pick-up Opposition parties are calling on Nicola Sturgeon to forget a second refere
Scottish economy flatlines with ‘few signs’ of pick
Scotsman / Posted 5 days ago
-up Opposition parties are calling on Nicola Sturgeon to forget a second referendum and focus on her day job. Picture: PA SCOTLAND’S economy has flatlined in opening months of the year with industry... Read more
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heraldscotland
Senior police officer blocked from buying force Audithis manner.” The pair agreed the car would be returned in June. Mr Richardson
Senior police officer blocked from buying force Audi
heraldscotland / Posted 5 days ago
this manner.” The pair agreed the car would be returned in June. Mr Richardson officially retires on Monday. Douglas Ross MSP, the Scottish Tory justice spokesman, said: "At a time when Police Scotland should be addressing its grim financial... Read more
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SKY News
Trident Vote Highlights Cross-Border DivideThe Scottish National Party won 56 out of 59 seats in last year's General Elect
Trident Vote Highlights Cross-Border Divide
SKY News / Posted 7 days ago
The Scottish National Party won 56 out of 59 seats in last year's General Election and is firmly opposed to a Trident replacement. The sole Labour and Liberal Democrat MPs are also expected to vote against, leaving the Conservative Secretary of... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scottish Ukip leader admits: "We've got some total tossers in our party"National Front; British Freedom Party; British People's Party; English Defence
Scottish Ukip leader admits: "We've got some total tossers in our party"
heraldscotland / Posted 9 days ago
National Front; British Freedom Party; British People's Party; English Defence League; Britain First; UK First Party.” The Scottish Conservatives, Scottish Liberal Democrats and Scottish Greens have all criticised UKIP’s “leadership... Read more
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heraldscotland
Leading Leave and Remain figures join Tory spin doctors comms agencyunder Tony Blair and Gordon Brown, while Mr Biagi served as Minister for local
Leading Leave and Remain figures join Tory spin doctors comms agency
heraldscotland / Posted 18 days ago
under Tony Blair and Gordon Brown, while Mr Biagi served as Minister for local government and community empowerment in the Scottish Government from November 2014 until he quit as an MSP ahead of this year’s Scottish parliamentary elections. Mr... Read more
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Scotsman
MSPs give Nicola Sturgeon mandate to hold direct EU talks First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has won a vote to hold direct talks with the EU
MSPs give Nicola Sturgeon mandate to hold direct EU talks
Scotsman / Posted 27 days ago
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has won a vote to hold direct talks with the EU. Picture: PA MSPs have handed Nicola Sturgeon a mandate to hold direct talks with European institutions and... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Alex Salmond raises prospect of new independence vote after UK Brexit splitmeans Ms Sturgeon will now come under pressure to call a second independence re
Alex Salmond raises prospect of new independence vote after UK Brexit split
EveningTimes Online / Posted 1 months ago
means Ms Sturgeon will now come under pressure to call a second independence referendum. The SNP manifesto for May's Scottish Parliament election said there should be another ballot if there was a "significant and material" change in... Read more
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