SNP the only alternative to a ‘decade of despair’

The First Minister Alex Salmond was in Edinburgh today where he launched the SNP’s general election campaign.  Mr Salmond said that only a vote...

Broken pension promise

Name and address supplied   Sir,   Before the last election Gordon Brown promised to reinstate the basic State Pension in line with average...

Labour launch ‘Scottish Manifesto’ … but for which election?

  Labour launched their manifesto today with Gordon Brown promising ‘jobs far all’.  The launch of the UK manifesto coincided with the launch of...

Fury over handling of BBC Scotland debate

{jcomments on}  BBC Scotland presenter Glenn Campbell has come under fire following his handling of a live election debate.   The Politics Show Scotland...

Labour rocked as police announce investigation

  The spectre of Steven Purcell returned to haunt Labour as it emerged that Strathclyde police are investigating claims of alleged corruption at Glasgow...

Labour to target benefits claimants

  Labour are threatening to cut the benefits of the long term unemployed in a move designed to reduce public spending.   ...

Labour’s Scottish campaign in chaos as ‘twittergate’ engulfs party

  The sacking of Scottish Labour candidate Stuart MacLennan after his abusive twitter messages were exposed has raised serious questions regarding the judgement of...

‘Irrelevant’ SNP closing in

  The first ‘snapshot’ of the election campaign has shown Labour with a reduced lead over the SNP.   An Angus...

Outrage at anti-Salmond facebook site

A facebook site attacking Alex Salmond has caused outrage after it was found to contain abusive and obscene comments targeting the Scottish First Minister....

Here is the non-news

Kenneth Roy Reevel Alderson's touching feature for BBC Scotland, 'The Night Glasgow Burned', commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Cheapside fire, was reasssuring on...