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Jackie Stewart and Kevin McKidd back SNP

by Rona Mackay Scottish Motor racing legend Sir Jackie Stewart and Trainspotting and Gray’s Anatomy Star Kevin McKidd are the latest prominent...

Second vote for Salmond

by Rona Mackay The SNP is urging voters to give both votes to the SNP tomorrow, following the TNS-BRMB opinion poll which shows the...

Marine renewables worth £76billion

by Rona Mackay Marine renewables could be worth £76billion to the economy and support 68,000 jobs by 2050 according to a new report...

Why we must get motivated to conquer voter apathy

by Rona Mackay In one week’s time it will be all over bar the shouting.  But will almost half of the population who couldn’t...

Swinney to axe extra councillor payments

by Rona Mackay John Swinney has today confirmed he will take action to end the payment of remuneration to councillors on the boards of...

Sheridan backs Salmond for constituency vote

Alex Salmond and the SNP have won the support of Tommy Sheridan, currently serving a three-year prison term for lying under oath. ...

Poll shows massive support for council tax freeze

by Rona Mackay The Scottish National Party welcomed the results of the YouGov poll in the Scotsman newspaper today, which finds that 75 per...

Union legend backs Salmond for First Minister

Tommy Brennan, one of Scotland's great trade union leaders, has endorsed Alex Salmond's re-election as First Minister - citing Mr Salmond's "inspiring goal" to...

Scottish Sun and Scottish Sunday Express back second term for the...

by Rona Mackay Two of Scotland’s leading newspapers have pledged their support to the SNP and Alex Salmond as First Minister. The Scottish Sun,...

Oil tar pipeline environmental protest

Friends of the Earth held a meeting in Edinburgh last night to discuss a massive project to extract oil from tar sands in North...