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Blow for anti-independence campaign as UK credit rating placed on negative...

  By Martin Kelly  The Better Together campaign against Scottish independence has suffered a blow this evening after it emerged that the UK’s credit...

EU indicates minimum pricing for alcohol will be legal

By a Newsnet reporter SNP MSP Bob Doris has welcomed an EU indication that the Scottish Government’s plans to introduce a minimum unit price...

Scottish farmers facing rural abattoir crisis

By a Newsnet reporter Producers of Scotland’s prime quality beef, lamb and pork are facing a new threat.A string of devastating closure announcements from...

Confidence in Davidson plummets amongst Tory supporters

By a Newsnet reporter The ToryHoose website, with a readership of Scottish Conservatives, carries out regular surveys of Conservative MSPs' popularity amongst grass roots...

‘Subsidised Scots’ myth now embedded in English psyche as resentment builds

By G.A.Ponsonby  The myth that Scotland is subsidised by England is leading to a growing resentment south of the border according to results of...

Cross-party support for full UK subsidy uplift to come to Scotland

A cross-party letter has been sent to the UK Government calling for about €230 million in extra EU farming subsidies to be allocated to...

Scottish Tories in £1 billion threat to Scottish budget

  By Bob Duncan  Ruth Davidson has marked the first anniversary of her time in office with a call to cut over £1 billion...

Pressure mounts on Cameron as poll shows Scottish voters believe veto...

By a Newsnet reporter  David Cameron was under increasing pressure tonight as a poll carried out on behalf of the Times newspaper revealed concerns...

Extent of oil reserves off Scotland’s west coast set to be...

  By Martin Kelly  Massive oil reserves off of the west coast of Scotland are to be examined after the Scottish Government announced it...

Brexit, Scotland and calculating the consequences of ‘known unknowns’

Commentary by Derek Bateman I don’t know if your antennae are twitching and what messages they’re picking up. I’m best known for my protruding proboscis...