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Daily Record
Mum given hero accolade for baby charity workin neo-natal care to practitioners and politicians, including presenting the Bl
Daily Record / Posted 4 hours ago
in neo-natal care to practitioners and politicians, including presenting the Bliss Baby Report 2017 in January at the Scottish Parliament, which was later screened on video in Westminster. This included recommendations for better... Read more
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Scotsman
Fact Check: can Wales and Scotland block the Brexit repeal bill?the “Great Repeal Bill”. Despite Scottish and Welsh dismay at the draft text o
Scotsman / Posted 6 hours ago
the “Great Repeal Bill”. Despite Scottish and Welsh dismay at the draft text of the repeal bill, as a matter of law, the Scottish Parliament and National Assembly for Wales cannot block the passage of the bill by withholding their consent. The... Read more
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Daily Record
RAH staffing crisis: MSP blasts worker shortageswant to see adequate staffing provision at the RAH and for services not to be t
Daily Record / Posted 13 hours ago
want to see adequate staffing provision at the RAH and for services not to be transferred to Glasgow. “Before the 2016 Scottish Parliament elections, SNP politicians promised to protect the NHS. Instead of closing the children’s ward the SNP... Read more
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Scotsman
Scott Macnab: Scotland stands alone on tuition feessomething more fundamental about the devolved system of government in Scotland,
Scotsman / Posted 16 hours ago
something more fundamental about the devolved system of government in Scotland, and the UK. One of the first things the Scottish Parliament did after its foundation in 1999, under the then Labour-Liberal Democrat coalition, was to abolish... Read more
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heraldscotland
Private schools attack moves to make them pay £5m in business ratesCouncil of Independent Schools, said the findings of the Barclay Review ran "co
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
Council of Independent Schools, said the findings of the Barclay Review ran "completely contrary" to the charity test the Scottish Parliament has required all private schools to undertake. He said it would put Scottish independent schools at a... Read more
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express
Sturgeon RAMPS UP Brexit threat as she strikes deal with Wales to confront key legislationlegislative consent “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made clea
express / Posted yesterday
legislative consent “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made clear that they cannot recommend that the Scottish Parliament and National Assembly give their necessary legislative consent to the Bill. “We believe that the Bill... Read more
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Scotsman
Scottish private schools face £5m business rate tax hikeCouncil of Independent Schools, said: “The findings of the Barclay Review run c
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
Council of Independent Schools, said: “The findings of the Barclay Review run completely contrary to the charity test the Scottish Parliament required all schools to undertake; would put Scottish education at a competitive disadvantage in the UK... Read more
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Daily Record
First Ministers of Scotland and Wales unite against Tory Brexit power graband Welsh devolution should ever take place. Today, regardless of party politi
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
and Welsh devolution should ever take place. Today, regardless of party political views, almost everyone agrees the Scottish Parliament and National Assembly of Wales have brought real and lasting benefits to our citizens. Much of the drive... Read more
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Scotsman
Nicola Sturgeon and Welsh FM step up opposition to Brexit planssaid the changes will be designed to protect devolved powers and responsibiliti
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
said the changes will be designed to protect devolved powers and responsibilities. They also gave a commitment to keep the Scottish Parliament and Welsh Assembly “fully informed” of the risks posed by the UK Government Bill and the proposed... Read more
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Gazette
Sturgeon and Jones to work together on halting Brexit repeal Bill ‘power grab’and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made cl
Gazette / Posted yesterday
and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made clear that they cannot recommend that the Scottish Parliament and National Assembly give their necessary legislative consent to the Bill. We believe that the Bill must... Read more
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guardian-series
Sturgeon and Jones to work together on halting Brexit repeal Bill ‘power grab’and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made cl
guardian-series / Posted yesterday
and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made clear that they cannot recommend that the Scottish Parliament and National Assembly give their necessary legislative consent to the Bill. We believe that the Bill must... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Sturgeon and Jones to work together on halting Brexit repeal Bill ‘power grab’and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made cl
Greenock Telegraph / Posted yesterday
and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made clear that they cannot recommend that the Scottish Parliament and National Assembly give their necessary legislative consent to the Bill. We believe that the Bill must... Read more
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Harrow Times
Sturgeon and Jones to work together on halting Brexit repeal Bill ‘power grab’and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made cl
Harrow Times / Posted yesterday
and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made clear that they cannot recommend that the Scottish Parliament and National Assembly give their necessary legislative consent to the Bill. We believe that the Bill must... Read more
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Gazette News
Sturgeon and Jones to work together on halting Brexit repeal Bill ‘power grab’and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made cl
Gazette News / Posted yesterday
and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made clear that they cannot recommend that the Scottish Parliament and National Assembly give their necessary legislative consent to the Bill. We believe that the Bill must... Read more
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This is West Country
Sturgeon and Jones to work together on halting Brexit repeal Bill ‘power grab’and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made cl
This is West Country / Posted yesterday
and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made clear that they cannot recommend that the Scottish Parliament and National Assembly give their necessary legislative consent to the Bill. We believe that the Bill must... Read more
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Bolton News
Sturgeon and Jones to work together on halting Brexit repeal Bill ‘power grab’and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made cl
Bolton News / Posted yesterday
and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made clear that they cannot recommend that the Scottish Parliament and National Assembly give their necessary legislative consent to the Bill. We believe that the Bill must... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Sturgeon and Jones to work together on halting Brexit repeal Bill ‘power grab’and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made cl
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made clear that they cannot recommend that the Scottish Parliament and National Assembly give their necessary legislative consent to the Bill. We believe that the Bill must... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Sturgeon and Jones to work together on halting Brexit repeal Bill ‘power grab’and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made cl
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted yesterday
and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made clear that they cannot recommend that the Scottish Parliament and National Assembly give their necessary legislative consent to the Bill. We believe that the Bill must... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Sturgeon and Jones to work together on halting Brexit repeal Bill ‘power grab’and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made cl
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted yesterday
and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made clear that they cannot recommend that the Scottish Parliament and National Assembly give their necessary legislative consent to the Bill. We believe that the Bill must... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Sturgeon and Jones to work together on halting Brexit repeal Bill ‘power grab’and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made cl
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made clear that they cannot recommend that the Scottish Parliament and National Assembly give their necessary legislative consent to the Bill. We believe that the Bill must... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Sturgeon and Jones to work together on halting Brexit repeal Bill ‘power grab’and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made cl
Croydon Guardian / Posted yesterday
and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made clear that they cannot recommend that the Scottish Parliament and National Assembly give their necessary legislative consent to the Bill. We believe that the Bill must... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Sturgeon and Jones to work together on halting Brexit repeal Bill ‘power grab’and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made cl
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted yesterday
and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made clear that they cannot recommend that the Scottish Parliament and National Assembly give their necessary legislative consent to the Bill. We believe that the Bill must... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Sturgeon and Jones to work together on halting Brexit repeal Bill ‘power grab’and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made cl
This is Oxfordshire / Posted yesterday
and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made clear that they cannot recommend that the Scottish Parliament and National Assembly give their necessary legislative consent to the Bill. We believe that the Bill must... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Sturgeon and Jones to work together on halting Brexit repeal Bill ‘power grab’and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made cl
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted yesterday
and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made clear that they cannot recommend that the Scottish Parliament and National Assembly give their necessary legislative consent to the Bill. We believe that the Bill must... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Sturgeon and Jones to work together on halting Brexit repeal Bill ‘power grab’and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made cl
West Moreland Gazette / Posted yesterday
and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made clear that they cannot recommend that the Scottish Parliament and National Assembly give their necessary legislative consent to the Bill. We believe that the Bill must... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Sturgeon and Jones to work together on halting Brexit repeal Bill ‘power grab’and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made cl
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made clear that they cannot recommend that the Scottish Parliament and National Assembly give their necessary legislative consent to the Bill. We believe that the Bill must... Read more
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Bury Times
Sturgeon and Jones to work together on halting Brexit repeal Bill ‘power grab’and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made cl
Bury Times / Posted yesterday
and responsibilities. “The Scottish and Welsh Governments have already made clear that they cannot recommend that the Scottish Parliament and National Assembly give their necessary legislative consent to the Bill. We believe that the Bill must... Read more
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Scotsman
What can we expect from the 2017 GERS figures?government’s rivals. The timing was significant. All other major parties in Sc
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
government’s rivals. The timing was significant. All other major parties in Scotland were in favour of the creation of a Scottish Parliament. The Tories were not. “(GERS) was intended, in part, to demonstrate to the public that devolved... Read more
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walesonline
Carwyn Jones to meet Nicola Sturgeon for Brexit talksthe other devolved administrations. Nicola Sturgeon said the UK Government is
walesonline / Posted yesterday
the other devolved administrations. Nicola Sturgeon said the UK Government is planning to "impose new restrictions on the Scottish Parliament" and it would be "inconceivable" for her government to recommend granting consent to the legislation.Read... Read more
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Scotsman
Euan McColm: Proportional representation gets my voterepresentation of what people voted for would force our politicans to work with
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
representation of what people voted for would force our politicans to work with each other writes Euan McColm When the Scottish Parliament opened for business in 1999, it was clear that - as far as Labour politicians were concerned - there were... Read more
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express
Nicola Sturgeon should reveal her ‘hidden independence plans amid dire economic forecast’ex-MP Michelle Thomson. He said: "I think Scotland will become independent, I
express / Posted yesterday
ex-MP Michelle Thomson. He said: "I think Scotland will become independent, I think that was rendered inevitable when the Scottish Parliament was established. "The timing has always been the interesting thing and I think the timing and outcome of... Read more
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Daily Record
Radical change in touching distance as Scotland holds key to getting Tories outgovernment. In Scotland, we have been running a summer campaign based on the p
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
government. In Scotland, we have been running a summer campaign based on the positive changes we would make through the Scottish Parliament. Labour MSPs have produced a raft of Member’s Bills ready to change the law on a range of issues from... Read more
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express
‘It is inconceivable’ Nicola Sturgeon and Welsh First Minister plot to OPPOSE Brexit billScottish First Minister has expressed concern that the UK Government is using t
express / Posted yesterday
Scottish First Minister has expressed concern that the UK Government is using the bill to “impose new restrictions on the Scottish Parliament”.Related articles Fox reveals plans to sideline Sturgeon and SNP from free trade talks 'Mine is better... Read more
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Reuters
Scottish, Welsh government heads aim to stop 'blatant power grab' after Brexitto leave, Scotland and Northern Ireland to remain. "As it stands, it is inconc
Reuters / Posted yesterday
to leave, Scotland and Northern Ireland to remain. "As it stands, it is inconceivable that we would recommend that the Scottish parliament gives its consent to the legislation," Sturgeon said in a statement. The Scottish and Welsh governments... Read more
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Scotsman
Warning Scot firms will go under as critics hit out at ratesresearch which shows that smaller firms in the hospitality and retail sectors f
Scotsman / Posted 2 days ago
research which shows that smaller firms in the hospitality and retail sectors face a higher burden than big companies. The Scottish Parliament report found certain regional hotspots, such as the east of Scotland and the Borders, faced particularly... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Journalism student told his disability means he will miss out on qualificationbut he is being told that he can’t because of his disability. “I have raised t
EveningTimes Online / Posted 3 days ago
but he is being told that he can’t because of his disability. “I have raised this matter with the First Minister in the Scottish Parliament and have also written to her with full details of Kyle’s situation. “We should be encouraging people... Read more
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Scotsman
Euan McColm: Real reasons we failed to reform drugs policyif the current Conservative government was at all minded to change the law. Thi
Scotsman / Posted 3 days ago
if the current Conservative government was at all minded to change the law. This being so, I’m very much in favour of the Scottish Parliament taking responsibility for this area of legislation. We have a hypocritical attitude to illegal drugs,... Read more
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Daily Record
Drink deaths across Lanarkshire soar in a decadeon these figures would be the introduction of minimum unit pricing. Despite thi
Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
on these figures would be the introduction of minimum unit pricing. Despite this being made law five years ago by the Scottish Parliament, the Scotch Whisky Association still persists in delaying introduction with totally irresponsible... Read more
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Daily Record
Ahead of GERS figures coming out academic asks where extra money is being spentfilled by North Sea taxes. Not any more. Oil revenues have been near zero for s
Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
filled by North Sea taxes. Not any more. Oil revenues have been near zero for some years now, and aren’t coming back.The Scottish Parliament (Image: Getty) Back in 2014, the SNP White Paper claimed Scotland’s deficit should be smaller than the... Read more
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Scotsman
Number of brewery workers in Scotland increases 64% in five yearsestablished itself as a key contributor to the country’s food and drinks indust
Scotsman / Posted 5 days ago
established itself as a key contributor to the country’s food and drinks industry, a report has found. Figures from the Scottish Parliament Information Centre (SPICe) reveal that in 2016 there were 115 breweries and 190 distilleries situated... Read more
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Daily Record
Plans for £100k visitor centre to mark 'lost' mining village under the loch at Strathclyde ParkCommittee, especially having been a local councillor for more than 30 years in
Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
Committee, especially having been a local councillor for more than 30 years in the area before I became a Member of the Scottish Parliament. “I have fond memories of Bothwellhaugh. I continue to offer my support to any attempts at commemorating... Read more
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Scotsman
Andrew Henderson: Don’t fall foul of new lobbying lawNext year the Scottish Parliament will enter its 20th year of operation since b
Scotsman / Posted 5 days ago
Next year the Scottish Parliament will enter its 20th year of operation since being reconvened back in 1999, following an extended break of almost three centuries. No longer a new institution, Holyrood has now passed more than 250 Acts of... Read more
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Scotsman
Brian Wilson: SNP must use power to aid women hit by pension changeshome in time for tea? Social security is complicated. Powers are complicated. T
Scotsman / Posted 5 days ago
home in time for tea? Social security is complicated. Powers are complicated. The vastly expanded range of responsibilities which Holyrood holds demands that the Scottish Parliament raises its game in response and becomes a place of genuine d... Read more
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Scotsman
Business leaders call for Scots focus in aviation planswill publish a final Airports National Policy Statement, as part of its new str
Scotsman / Posted 5 days ago
will publish a final Airports National Policy Statement, as part of its new strategy for UK aviation. Meanwhile, the Scottish Parliament has also recently passed the Air Departure Tax Bill, with an announcement on the proposed tax bands due... Read more
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express
SNP warned against further curbs on Scots brewers after drinks industry boomtirade The number of distilleries also increased from 145 to 190 over the same
express / Posted 6 days ago
tirade The number of distilleries also increased from 145 to 190 over the same period, according to the impartial Scottish Parliament Information Centre (SPICe). The popularity of craft breweries, including Aberdeenshire-based BrewDog,... Read more
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Scotsman
Revived ‘Named Person’ plans still won't work, warn legal chiefsinformation about children’s and young people’s wellbeing across Scotland. The
Scotsman / Posted 6 days ago
information about children’s and young people’s wellbeing across Scotland. The Bill will be subject to scrutiny and approval by the Scottish Parliament and we will continue to listen to views of stakeholders and the Parliament through this proc... Read more
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Reuters
Scottish parliament says 'brute-force' cyber-attack ongoing, has not breached defensesno evidence to suggest that the attack has breached our defenses and our IT sys
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
no evidence to suggest that the attack has breached our defenses and our IT systems continue to be fully operational," the Scottish parliament said in a statement. "Users should be aware, however, that this attack remains ongoing. It is not... Read more
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Scotsman
Cyber attack on Scottish Parliament ‘could last many days’A cyber-attack on IT systems at the Scottish Parliament remains ongoing and cou
Scotsman / Posted 7 days ago
A cyber-attack on IT systems at the Scottish Parliament remains ongoing and could last several days, officials have said. The “brute force cyber-attack” involving hackers systematically attempting to crack passwords was identified early on... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Scottish Parliament under cyberattack, no systems breachedLONDON (AP) - Officials at the Scottish Parliament say the legislature's IT sys
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 days ago
LONDON (AP) - Officials at the Scottish Parliament say the legislature's IT systems are under sustained cyberattack but have not been breached. Parliament chief executive Paul Grice said Wednesday that the system was under "brute force cyberattack,"... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Scottish Parliament under cyberattack, no systems breachedLONDON (AP) - Officials at the Scottish Parliament say the legislature's IT sys
Hawaii News Now / Posted 7 days ago
LONDON (AP) - Officials at the Scottish Parliament say the legislature's IT systems are under sustained cyberattack but have not been breached. Parliament chief executive Paul Grice said Wednesday that the system was under "brute force cyberattack,"... Read more
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