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Ruskell reminds MSPs to back his Safer Streets Bill

'Final chance to back 20 and save lives.' Scottish Green MSP Mark Ruskell has issued a final call...

Talking about short term lets

by Ben Macpherson MSP Short-term letting, through platforms such as Airbnb, is increasingly causing concern in Leith,...

Macdonald claims UK Government creating a hostile environment for Edinburgh festivals

PERFORMERS FORCED TO CANCEL TRIPS DUE TO VISA CONTROLS The UK Government’s hostile immigration policy is having...

MSP says the U-turn on Air Departure Tax will affect exports

Lothian MSP Gordon Lindhurst has criticised the u-turn by the SNP Government on promised cuts to air departure tax for passengers...

2019 ‘Holyrood Dog of the Year’

Earlier today Jeremy Balfour, the Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party MSP for Lothian, and his eight-month-old Cavalier King Charles/Miniature Poodle cross,...

Kezia Dugdale standing down from Holyrood

Former Scottish Labour leader and Lothians MSP Kezia Dugdale is to stand down from the Scottish Parliament this summer.   Ms Dugdale is to take up...

Jeremy adds his support to MS Awareness Week

This Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Awareness Week MS Society Scotland were at Holyrood to raise awareness of the important role research plays...

Tory welfare cuts increasing food bank use

UNIVERSAL CREDIT ‘KEY DRIVER’ OF INCREASING NEED FOR FOOD PARCELS The number of emergency parcels handed out...

Stop Climate Chaos tell politicians time is running out

Climate campaigners staged a demonstration outside the Scottish Parliament today as MSPs inside debated new law to tackle climate change.

96% of new parents benefit from the baby box

96% OF NEW PARENTS BENEFITTING FROM BABY BOXES New figures reveal that 14,193 of families in Edinburgh have benefitted from a Baby Box, as the...

Holyrood debates the space race – with ‘Scotland’s rocket’ parked outside

THE ONLY British rocket to successfully reach orbit was displayed outside Parliament as MSPs heralded Scotland’s emergence as a leading player...

UK’s immigration plans could reduce Scottish workforce

In a report produced for The Scottish Government by the Expert Advisory Group on Migration and Population, the major finding is...
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