Spotlight on Scottish Futures Trust
Labour’s economy spokesman Jackie Baillie today attempted to quell a war of words over the financing of infrastructure projects in Scotland.
Support for WASPI campaign
Labour leadership contender Anas Sarwar wants cross-party talks to help bring a resolution to the dispute over women’s state pensions…
Big Six firm steps into debate
Energy giant SSE, which trades as Scottish Hydro, has told First Minister Nicola Sturgeon that it is “not appropriate” for government to supply power..
SNP leader shifts to domestic issues
First Minister and SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon today revealed that the Scottish government will set up a publicly-owned energy company, promising low prices for consumers.
Letter sent to Chancellor
Finance Secretary Derek Mackay joined the trade unions in urging the Chancellor to to provide the resources needed to improve public sector pay
Finance chief blames Tories for cuts
Scottish Finance Secretary Derek Mackay will today call on the Chancellor in Westminster to “do the right thing” for public services..
SNP to pay for re-training
John Swinney, the Deputy First Minister and Education Secretary, today unveiled plans to encourage those working in business and industry to retrain as teachers..
As I See It
SUNDAY COMMENT: In his address to those attending the SNP’s 83rd annual conference Deputy First Minister John Swinney will run through a list of what the party has achieved, with one glaring exception.
Division in Labour
Scottish Labour leadership candidate Anas Sarwar has opened up a division with his rival Richard Leonard over Brexit…
Anas Sarwar has loosened rival Richard Leonard’s grip on trade union backing…