SNP’s business tax to hit firms for extra £64m

22 Jan 2018 Posted in Uncategorized

An extra tax levied on businesses by the SNP will cost firms £63.9 million more this year than if they paid the rate applied elsewhere in the UK. Research by the Scottish Conservatives has revealed the large business supplement will … Continue reading


Scottish Conservatives demand eradication of Female Genital Mutilation

27 Nov 2017 Posted in Uncategorized

The Scottish Conservatives are today launching a new campaign demanding tougher laws to prosecute those who engage in, or encourage, the practice of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in Scotland. It is estimated that around 170,000 women and girls in the … Continue reading


Ruth: UK is Scotland’s “essential” market

9 May 2017 Posted in Uncategorized

The Scottish Conservatives will today highlight the “essential” importance of the UK internal market to Scottish jobs, as they turn up the pressure on the SNP to drop a second independence referendum. Ruth Davidson will visit a shortbread factory in Edinburgh to emphasise … Continue reading

Join us at Conference 2017

23 Jan 2017 Posted in Uncategorized

The Scottish Conservative Conference will be taking place on Friday 3rd and Saturday 4th March at the Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre (SECC), Exhibition Way, Glasgow. Application forms for the Conference are available to download below. Party Members Application Form … Continue reading


Revealed: The SNP’s decade of broken promises

8 Jan 2017 Posted in Uncategorized

The SNP has been criticised after 51 of its manifesto pledges were exposed as “undelivered, forgotten or downright ignored”. Analysis by the Scottish Conservatives has revealed the broken promises made in both the 2007 and 2011 Holyrood election manifestos. They … Continue reading

Alternative Format Manifestos

18 Apr 2016 Posted in Uncategorized

Scottish Parliament Election 2016 – Clear Print Scottish Parliament Election 2016 – Large Print Scottish Parliament Election 2016 – Audio Version

Help decide your representatives in Holyrood

14 Oct 2015 Posted in Uncategorized

The Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party is about to ‘rank’ our candidates for the 2016 Scottish Parliament election. The higher up the list a candidate is ranked, the better their chance of being elected next year. In the past, it’s … Continue reading

Liz Smith MSP

Teacher cutbacks hindering progress in education

26 May 2015 Posted in All News, Latest Releases, Top Stories, Uncategorized

Cutbacks in teacher numbers are hindering progress in education, the Scottish Conservatives said today. The issue was highlighted in a debate on education in the Scottish Parliament today (26 May). Recently, the Scottish Government have been heavily criticised for a fall … Continue reading