Tag archive for ‘Westminster’
By admin On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

Swinson hopes to return to Westminster

Jo Swinson, who represented East Dunbartonshire in Parliament for ten years, will stand for election in the upcoming general election in June. She lost out last time in 2015 to John Nicolson by a margin of 2,167 More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, November 4th, 2013

Darling launches Academics Together

Alistair Darling will launch Academics Together in Glasgow this evening which brings together experts from across the education, science and technology sectors who believe that we bring out the best of Scotland More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Sunday, November 3rd, 2013

Scottish Energy Secretary warns about threat to renewables

Minister raises grave concerns in letter to Ed Davey. Scotland’s Energy Minister, Fergus Ewing, has warned that the UK Government’s Electricity Market Reform proposals could undermine Scotland’s renewables More...

By Louise Wilson On Monday, October 22nd, 2012

SNP Conference Condemns ‘Shambolic’ Remploy Worker Treatment

In response to the previous day’s ‘A Future That Works’ protest by the STUC, the SNP Conference in Perth called Westminster treatment of former Remploy workers, who led the protest, ‘shambolic’. Remploy More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 1st, 2010

Holyrood to examine The Scotland Bill

The Scottish Government has moved quickly to enable scrutiny of the Scotland Bill by the Scottish Parliament. In a Ministerial Statement to the Scottish Parliament, External Affairs Minister Fiona Hyslop announced More...