Labour attacked after dropping alcohol tax plans

  Labour have been forced onto the back foot in Scotland after suddenly announcing that they had dropped recently announced plans to tax cheap...

The BBC – A licence to kill … free speech

{jcomments on}In November last year Newsnet Scotland published a story in our then monthly newsletter in which we revealed that a private apology that...

Ordinary, middle-class Mr Brown

Kenneth Roy In the battle for ordinariness, the prime minister has struck the first blow. Although he stopped short of describing himself as...

Now on BBC1 the election – except for viewers in Scotland

  They’re off, the phoney war is over, they’re out of the traps .... these and every other cliché you can think of have...

The secret networkers

Kenneth Roy Two weeks ago, I suggested that my old paper, the Herald, should conduct an investigation into the activities of Team Glasgow,...

Papers being selective

Hugh McDougall East Kilbride   The New Labour candidate for East Kilbride and Strathaven - an acolyte of the ‘disgraced’ Adam Ingram -...

SNP attack ‘continued silence’ over Purcell

  Deputy First Minister Nicola Sturgeon today attacked Labour’s silence over the Steven Purcell scandal and repeated calls for an independent inquiry.   ...

The Herald attacks ‘deeply flawed concordat’

  The Herald newspaper has attacked the agreement between the Scottish government and local authorities that allows those local authorities greater autonomy on how...

Labour’s Scottish woes continue as ‘border guards’ scare ridiculed

Labour were last night accused of orchestrating an exchange of letters at Westminster in order to produce a series of ridiculous claims including one...

Glasgow born video artist breakthrough in the US.

Newsnet Scotland received the following press release, the theme is art and entertainment - we are only too happy to publish and wish Glasgow born...