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It’s about ‘Jobs, Jobs, Jobs’ says Alex Salmond on final weekend...

By Martin Kelly  Scotland’s First Minister Alex Salmond has insisted his party are focused on creating jobs as the local election campaign enters its...

Blunder as Lamont launches Labour council election campaign by conceding defeat

By a Newsnet reporter  Scottish Labour leader Johann Lamont has launched her party’s local election campaign by immediately conceding defeat to the SNP.  The extraordinary...

Lamont urged to end Labour council tax confusion

By Martin Kelly  Labour’s Scottish Leader Johann Lamont has been urged to clarify the party’s position on council tax after several Scottish Labour local...

SNP unveil manifesto to “Let Glasgow Flourish”

By Martin Kelly The SNP has published its manifesto for Glasgow for the local council elections on May 3, with a promise to put...

Labour’s Matheson ridiculed over party’s latest council tax U-turn

By G.A.Ponsonby The Labour leader of Glasgow City Council Gordon Matheson has been ridiculed after performing a massive U-turn over the council tax freeze.The criticism...

Threat to Stirling Council living wage as Labour-Tory pact blocks SNP...

By G.A.Ponsonby  The Labour group at Stirling Council has been accused of threatening the pledge of a living wage for council workers after they...

Labour budget blunder leaves council workers facing loss of wages

By a Newsnet reporter  The Labour group at Stirling Council has been condemned after a bizarre act of petty defiance left the council gridlocked...

Johann Lamont urged to condemn bullying of female councillor by Glasgow...

By G.A.Ponsonby  Scottish Labour leader Johann Lamont has been urged to publicly condemn the bullying and intimidation employed by the Labour group on Glasgow...

Glasgow Labour in meltdown as resignations rock party

By a Newsnet reporter Glasgow Council’s ruling Labour group is in meltdown tonight after resignations and defections left the City’s budget on a knife...

Glasgow Labour councillor banned over alleged child rape comments

By a Newsnet reporter  A Glasgow Labour councillor has been banned from holding office over alleged comments he made about a case involving the...