Holyrood News

Coronavirus halts benefits transfer

The Scottish Government has requested a delay to the transfer of new benefits powers to Holyrood following the coronavirus pandemic.

COVID-19 Business Support

Last Wednesday, the Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced a package of support for businesses affected by the Coronavirus outbreak. 

SNP must solve cladding crisis

Thousands of Scottish people are still living in potentially unsafe properties that they cannot sell, as the Scottish Parliament’s local government committee heard this morning.

Frustration over Wishaw fly-tipping

Tory MSP Graham Simpson and North Lanarkshire Councillor Nathan Wilson visited the area surrounding Shieldmuir Station and were appalled at its horrendous, garbage-laden state due to illegal fly-tipping.

Jackson announces new shadow cabinet

Scottish Conservative leader Jackson Carlaw has unveiled the party’s new shadow cabinet to take on the SNP and offer Scotland a genuine alternative.