Safer speed limit supported by respondents to Holyrood committee

Safer speed limit supported by respondents to Holyrood committee

The high level of support is a reminder to MSPs of the opportunity we have to reduce injuries and prevent deaths on our streets. Mark Ruskell MSP The roll-out of a safer speed limit of 20mph in built-up areas is supported by almost two-thirds of respondents to a Holyrood committee...

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Brexit: Plan, Eh?

Brexit: Plan, Eh?

The Prime Minister is like one of those antibiotic resistant bacteria. The closest thing that she has to a political principle is MSRA. It doesn’t matter what countermeasures you throw at it, it’s still there, giving you stomach cramps and nausea.

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Tory Minister won’t get away with lying to Scotland

Tory Minister won’t get away with lying to Scotland

The UK government has a disgraceful record on pensions, and when questioned by the SNP, it tried to deflect blame by falsely claiming that reserved powers are devolved. This must stop.
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Theresa May faces fresh backlash over Brexit backstop

Theresa May faces fresh backlash over Brexit backstop

But asked how she could convince the people of Northern Ireland to accept a Brexit deal which was stripped of the backstop, she said: “I’m not proposing to persuade people to accept a deal that doesn’t contain that insurance policy for the future. What Parliament has said is that they...

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Panicked police interrogate protesters amid fears of Brexit chaos

Panicked police interrogate protesters amid fears of Brexit chaos

Haigh said she found the experience “unsettling”. “The police just phoned me wanting information about any upcoming anti-Brexit activity. The said he’d been instructed to phone me every week. Deeply unsettling for the police to be breathing down the backs of campaigners like this – who has...

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Tories fear US Congress will back Ireland in Good Friday Agreement row

Tories fear US Congress will back Ireland in Good Friday Agreement row

They fear that, should the UK Government renege on the agreement which shaped the peace process, the US Irish lobby could make life difficult for London in trade talks. READ MORE: Theresa May faces fresh backlash over Brexit backstop Last week, a member of the Ways and Means committee, representative...

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