Covid in Scotland: 37 deaths recorded over 24 hours, Jeane Freeman confirms

Source:: The National Covid in Scotland: 37 deaths recorded over 24 hours, Jeane Freeman confirms A FURTHER 37 coronavirus deaths have been recorded in Scotland, according to the latest Scottish Government figures. Read the full article:: The National Covid in Scotland: 37 deaths recorded over 24 hours, Jeane Freeman confirms

Black Friday Offer: Lowest ever price for a subscription to The National

Source:: The National Black Friday Offer: Lowest ever price for a subscription to The National OUR SNP conference coverage this weekend is shaping up to be excellent. We’ve got our top team of political journalists working through the weekend to make sure that you won’t miss out on anything that takes place at the party’s first-ever big virtual event – from the FM’s speech to the smaller debates. Read the full article:: The National Black Friday Offer: Lowest ever price for a subscription to The National

The morning papers

Source:: Wings Over Scotland The morning papers This week on Wings has been altogether more navel-gazey than we’re comfortable with, as various SNP MPs have mounted a series of all-out personal attacks on the site before the weekend’s crucial NEC elections. So we’ll have a proper article for you a little later on today, but in the meantime it’d be remiss of […] Read the full article:: Wings Over Scotland The morning papers

Ruth Davidson's comments back to haunt her after decrying indyref2 as 'crazy'

Source:: The National Ruth Davidson’s comments back to haunt her after decrying indyref2 as ‘crazy’ SCOTTISH Tories were clambering over themselves to condemn Nicola Sturgeon yesterday after the leader of the pro-independence SNP dared to suggest that she might want independence. Read the full article:: The National Ruth Davidson’s comments back to haunt her after decrying indyref2 as ‘crazy’

St Andrew's Day: Holyrood commissions Chris McQueer for new spoken word piece

Source:: The National St Andrew’s Day: Holyrood commissions Chris McQueer for new spoken word piece AUTHOR Chris McQueer has been commissioned by the Scottish Government to create a new piece of spoken word to mark St Andrew’s Day 2020. Read the full article:: The National St Andrew’s Day: Holyrood commissions Chris McQueer for new spoken word piece

SNP CWG respond to claim they are undermining independence cause

Source:: The National SNP CWG respond to claim they are undermining independence cause A Joanna Cherry backed group inside the SNP has hit back at criticism made against it by Alyn Smith as tensions grow inside the party on the eve of its annual conference. Read the full article:: The National SNP CWG respond to claim they are undermining independence cause

What Can Scotland Learn from European Rent Controls?

Source:: Bella Caledonia What Can Scotland Learn from European Rent Controls? In the last few years, Spain and the Netherlands have introduced nationwide rent control measures, as have Paris and Berlin. As winter starts and evictions continue, we begin a new series looking at our housing crisis. Maria Elena Carpintero Torres-Quevedo explores some of the policy solutions from around Europe. The fact that rent in Scotland […] Read the full article:: Bella Caledonia What Can Scotland Learn from European Rent Controls?

Decommissioning nuclear sites to cost £132 billion, PAC report says

Source:: The National Decommissioning nuclear sites to cost £132 billion, PAC report says DECOMMISSIONING the UK’s nuclear sites will take another 120 years and cost more than £130 billion, according to an official report. Read the full article:: The National Decommissioning nuclear sites to cost £132 billion, PAC report says

Smear is typical of the abuse dished out by misogynistic factions

Source:: The National Smear is typical of the abuse dished out by misogynistic factions I’VE never read any Harry Potter, so I had to go and look up who “Voldemort” was after reading Alyn Smith’s column this week (Parties within parties are a danger to the cause of winning independence, November 25). It seems he’s a sinister, narcissistic creature obsessed with creating a dark tyrannical empire of the “pure-blooded” with himself as Read the full article:: The National Smear is typical of the abuse dished out by misogynistic factions

Living Rent calls on SNP to focus on 'crucial' rent controls in 2021 manifesto

Source:: The National Living Rent calls on SNP to focus on ‘crucial’ rent controls in 2021 manifesto A TENANTS union is delivering 100 postcards to the SNP, calling on the party to focus on rent controls ahead of the annual conference. Read the full article:: The National Living Rent calls on SNP to focus on ‘crucial’ rent controls in 2021 manifesto

Concerns over postal votes rise for Holyrood election

Source:: The National Concerns over postal votes rise for Holyrood election MSPS are seeking assurances that ministers will make “sufficient resources” available to cope with the expected increase in demand for postal voting in next year’s Holyrood election. Read the full article:: The National Concerns over postal votes rise for Holyrood election

Law to bring ‘overdue reform’ to pubs sector passes Holyrood vote

Source:: The National Law to bring ‘overdue reform’ to pubs sector passes Holyrood vote LEGISLATION that will bring “overdue reform” to part of Scotland’s pub sector has passed a key vote at Holyrood. Read the full article:: The National Law to bring ‘overdue reform’ to pubs sector passes Holyrood vote

Humza Yousaf ‘beyond disappointed’ with BAME representation on SNP Holyrood list

Source:: The National Humza Yousaf ‘beyond disappointed’ with BAME representation on SNP Holyrood list HUMZA Yousaf has said he is “beyond disappointed” that there will be just one more SNP candidate from a BAME background at next year’s Holyrood elections, despite 22 hopefuls putting themselves forward. Read the full article:: The National Humza Yousaf ‘beyond disappointed’ with BAME representation on SNP Holyrood list