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Scotland to open new government office in Canada

There was a time when many people emigrated from Scotland to Canada. Clubs were established here to help relatives fly across the Atlantic on...

COMMENT : Scotland’s fracking is a ‘pseudo-ban’

by Luciana Miu Researcher - Grantham Institute for Climate Change and Environment, Imperial College London Ah, fracking. The new ‘f’ word has really made its way into the mainstream energy...

Labour demand better for young people in care

Scottish Labour have obtained data from the Scottish Government by a Freedom of Information request which they say shows that only 6 per cent...

First Minister introduces the new team

The First Minister Nicola Sturgeon spent yesterday reshuffling her Cabinet and today she appointed nine new junior ministers to complete the task. Subject to Parliamentary...

All change at Holyrood

Nicola Sturgeon's cabinet has been greatly changed today during a major reshuffle, the first since the last Scottish parliamentary election in May 2016. Keith Brown...

First Minister leading business delegation to Berlin today

The First Minister Nicola Sturgeon is heading up a delegation of business representatives which is going to Berlin today. 12 companies are sending delegates....

Balfour calls on Scottish Government to support men’s charity

Jeremy Balfour, Scottish Conservative MSP for the Lothian region, has pressed the First Minister to meet with men’s charity, Abused Men in Scotland, to discuss their...

Boroughmuir High School opened by Minister Shirley-Anne Somerville

When opening the newest secondary school in the capital, the Minister for Higher and Further Education and Science, Shirley-Anne Somerville was one of three...

Scottish Government announce review into miners’ strike policing

Justice Secretary Michael Matheson has announced an independent review into the impact of policing on communities during the Miners’ Strike, from March 1984 to March...

Funding for energy efficiency in the capital

£3,418,399 to improve energy efficiency in Edinburgh The Scottish Government says Edinburgh residents will benefit from £3,418,399 of funding to help make homes more energy...