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SNP membership rises to over 115,000 ahead of Holyrood elections

SNP membership rises to over 115,000 ahead of Holyrood elections | My Scotland | Scoop.it

The SNP's chief executive has revealed that membership of the party has passed 115,000 ahead of the Holyrood elections.

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Brexit against Scots’ wishes would be “democratically indefensible” - Nicola Sturgeon

Brexit against Scots’ wishes would be “democratically indefensible” - Nicola Sturgeon | My Scotland | Scoop.it

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has warned that Scotland may hold a second referendum on independence in the case of a Brexit.

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Alan Cumming Shares the Secret to Commando Kilt-Wearing, Plus his Favorite Spot in Scotland

Alan Cumming Shares the Secret to Commando Kilt-Wearing, Plus his Favorite Spot in Scotland | My Scotland | Scoop.it

The new ambassador for VisitScotland show’s he’s got #ScotSpirit. Read more, here.

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SNP members to refuse to vote for party MSP as 'Monklands McMafia' row escalates

SNP members to refuse to vote for party MSP as 'Monklands McMafia' row escalates | My Scotland | Scoop.it
SNP activists have vowed to spoil their ballot papers rather than vote for their own party's candidate at the Holyrood election as an internal…
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Can I remind folk it also says former party member, I'm still a member. As a member I am not allowed to criticise the party. Can I just say I have not had any support, what so ever, from the party centrally. I have written to them many many times. Statements of fact only, not criticisms. 

 

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Turf war at the centre of racism row involving SNP councillor Julie McAnulty

Turf war at the centre of racism row involving SNP councillor Julie McAnulty | My Scotland | Scoop.it
McAnulty says allegations are stitch-up by the ‘Monklands McMafia’ cabal of politiciansAccusation may be connected to probe into council’s £30m-a-year...
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‘Hundreds have quit our SNP branches’

‘Hundreds have quit our SNP branches’ | My Scotland | Scoop.it
BITTER in-fighting in SNP branches in North Lanarkshire has led to hundreds of members resigning, The National understands.
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Sturgeon urged to rule out independence vote as poll shows 36 per cent want referendum repeat

Sturgeon urged to rule out independence vote as poll shows 36 per cent want referendum repeat | My Scotland | Scoop.it
LITTLE more than a third of Scots want another independence referendum before 2021, according to a new poll.
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Six Scots women and their stunning acts of benevolence

Six Scots women and their stunning acts of benevolence | My Scotland | Scoop.it
From lifeboats to rare birds, animal protection and opera, these women left money where their heart was.
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Investing in Scotland’s health workforce

Investing in Scotland’s health workforce | My Scotland | Scoop.it

The NHS is our most valued and cherished public service, but it couldn’t be delivered without the hard work and dedication of the staff who work for it.

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Labour MSP's Behaviour Under Dugdale is Comparable to That of a Pack of Dingos

Labour  MSP's Behaviour Under Dugdale is Comparable to That of a Pack of Dingos | My Scotland | Scoop.it

      The BBC must think we Scots “button up the back”. Today in Holyrood Findlay called the First Minister a “Liar”.

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Something rotten in the state of Lanark

IN the Monklands scandal of the 1990s, Lanarkshire symbolised the worst of Scottish politics.
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John Swinney targets agreement on financial powers behind Scotland ...

John Swinney targets agreement on financial powers behind Scotland ... | My Scotland | Scoop.it

Scotland's Finance Secretary John Swinney has said agreement can be reached this week on financial rules underpinning new devolved powers. Mr Swinney and Chi...

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'Urgent' call for Scots beavers to be recognised as native species - BBC News

'Urgent' call for Scots beavers to be recognised as native species - BBC News | My Scotland | Scoop.it

Wildlife groups behind the trial reintroduction of beavers to Scotland issue an "urgent" call for them to be recognised as a native species.

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Cashier in England asked ‘where’s Scotland’ when given Scots banknote

Cashier in England asked ‘where’s Scotland’ when given Scots banknote | My Scotland | Scoop.it

A SCOT who regularly travels to England has threatened to take his fight to force businesses south of the border into accepting Scottish money to the Prime Minister.

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Devolved BBC would boost Scotland's economy by up to £60m a year, says SNP

Devolved BBC would boost Scotland's economy by up to £60m a year, says SNP | My Scotland | Scoop.it

Scottish government argues for local control of licence fee income to increase investment and jobs north of the border

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Scottish Greens in turmoil after three Holyrood candidates quit

Scottish Greens in turmoil after three Holyrood candidates quit | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THREE Holyrood candidates for the Scottish Greens have quit over a row involving one of the party’s most senior figures.
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US driver stopped by police claimed he was king of Scotland

US driver stopped by police claimed he was king of Scotland | My Scotland | Scoop.it

A COLORADO man reportedly told police he was the king of Scotland and had diplomatic immunity after he was pulled over on suspicion of driving under the influence.

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Irish tricolour plans for council in tatters as Labour to oppose move

Irish tricolour plans for council in tatters as Labour to oppose move | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Irish tricolour plans for council in tatters as Labour to oppose move. A request was made to North Lanarkshire Council to fly the flag to commemorate centenary of event.
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Alex Salmond: PM’s position ‘untenable’ if he loses EU vote

Alex Salmond: PM’s position ‘untenable’ if he loses EU vote | My Scotland | Scoop.it

David Cameron would have “no choice” but to resign as Prime Minister if he loses the referendum on the UK’s European Union membership, Alex Salmond has warned.

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North East campaigners still want drink driving limit lowered in line with Scotland

North East campaigners still want drink driving limit lowered in line with Scotland | My Scotland | Scoop.it

A survey by alcohol charity Balance found that 80% of people from the North East want the law to be changed

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SNP Government announces controversial fracking research

SNP Government announces controversial fracking research | My Scotland | Scoop.it

SCOTTISH Ministers have announced three controversial pieces of research into fracking, fuelling fears the Government will back the disputed…

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Alex Salmond 'delighted' to debate Nigel Farage on EU | PoliticsHome.com

Alex Salmond 'delighted' to debate Nigel Farage on EU | PoliticsHome.com | My Scotland | Scoop.it

RT @politicshome: NEW: Alex Salmond 'delighted' to debate Nigel Farage on EU - https://t.co/02MNkqT4BA https://t.co/oI5UXP4pGZ...

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Swinney: Financial powers agreement 'could be reached this week'

Swinney: Financial powers agreement 'could be reached this week' | My Scotland | Scoop.it

Swinney: Financial powers agreement 'could be reached this week'. Further talks scheduled in attempt to break the deadlock over Scotland Bill fiscal framework.

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SNP MPs back Greens motion to withdraw from pension investment in fossil fuel firms

SNP MPs back Greens motion to withdraw from pension investment in fossil fuel firms | My Scotland | Scoop.it

A DOZEN SNP MPs have backed a Green motion urging the Westminster Parliament to withdraw its multi-million pound pension funds from fossil fuel…

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Secret recording reveals depth of SNP infighting

Secret recording reveals depth of SNP infighting | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A SECRET recording obtained by the Sunday Herald has laid bare the vicious infighting that led the SNP to suspend all its branches in a top…
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Last paragraph is an outright lie and not by Tom Gordon #Julie

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