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Save Our High Streets

1 Dec 2018 Posted in All News, Latest Releases, Top Stories

The Scottish Conservatives are calling on the SNP to save Scotland’s high streets. On Small Business Saturday, the Scottish Conservatives are joining the chorus of businesses demanding action from the SNP to revitalise Scotland’s high streets and introduce a series … Continue reading


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Leonard must call out Thornberry

30 Nov 2018 Posted in All News, Latest Releases, Top Stories

Scottish Labour leader Richard Leonard has been challenged to oppose plans for a Labour-SNP pact as set out by shadow Foreign Secretary Emily Thornberry yesterday. On ITV yesterday evening, Mrs Thornberry talked up the potential of Labour forming a minority … Continue reading


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Scottish Conservatives launch circular economy Food Producers Fund

30 Nov 2018 Posted in All News, Latest Releases, Top Stories

The Scottish Conservatives will redirect unspent money from the existing Circular Economy Investment Fund to support food producers and rural communities. The new Food Producers Fund would drive down costs for rural businesses whilst increasing recycling, energy recovery and maximising … Continue reading


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Sturgeon would drag Scotland straight back into hated CFP

29 Nov 2018 Posted in All News, Latest Releases, Top Stories

Nicola Sturgeon has refused to deny her plan for the break-up of Britain would drag Scotland straight back into the hated Common Fisheries Policy. She was challenged today at First Minister’s Questions to clarify her party’s stance on the CFP … Continue reading


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Council tax payers bail out local authorities after SNP cuts

29 Nov 2018 Posted in All News, Latest Releases, Top Stories

Council tax payers across Scotland have been forced to compensate their local authorities following SNP budget cuts, a report has confirmed. Audit Scotland, in its review into local government finances, stated SNP government funding “reduced in real terms” in 2017/18, … Continue reading


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SNP drug strategy ‘dangerously complacent’

28 Nov 2018 Posted in All News, Latest Releases, Top Stories

The Scottish Conservatives have labelled the SNP Government’s drugs strategy a ‘tragic missed opportunity’ and ‘dangerously complacent’. The strategy, unveiled today, fails to include reviews of drug related deaths or any mention of reviewing the methadone programme, implicated in half … Continue reading


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All Scottish MPs should back SFF ‘Sea of Opportunity’ pledge

28 Nov 2018 Posted in All News, Latest Releases, Top Stories

The Scottish Fishermens’ Federation is calling on politicians from all parties in Scotland to sign a new pledge supporting the industry’s demand that full control of UK waters be taken back from the EU. Speaking in Westminster today John Lamont … Continue reading


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50,000 businesses waiting over 18 months for rates appeals

28 Nov 2018 Posted in All News, Latest Releases, Top Stories

Over two thirds of businesses have waited over 18 months to learn the outcome of their business rates appeals, according to new figures published today. The Non-Domestic Rates Revaluation Appeals 2018-19 Q2 report published by the Scottish Government shows that … Continue reading