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Michael Moore accused of betrayal over Crown Estate comments

By Martin Kelly  Lib Dem MP Michael Moore has been challenged over remarks he made to the House of Commons Scottish Affairs Committee after he...

Danny Alexander under fire after claims he misrepresented transport organisation

By G.A.Ponsonby  The UK’s Treasury Minister Danny Alexander is facing accusations of misrepresentation after making a series of claims about the effects of the...

Scottish Lib Dem leader apologises for ‘offensive image’ slur

By a Newsnet reporter  Willie Rennie has been forced to apologise after an insulting picture of First Minister Alex Salmond was posted on the...

Questions for Lib Dems as they announce ‘Calman mark II’ Home...

By G.A.Ponsonby The Scottish National Party has called on the Lib Dems to clarify their position on the constitution after the party announced Sir...

Lib Dems annihilated in Barnsley by-election

The Barnsley Central by-election, called in the wake of disgraced Labour MP Eric Illsley's jailing for expenses fraud, has been convincingly won by the...

No pain for retail giants as Unionist parties block levy

Scottish government plans for a small levy on large retail outlets to help offset cuts to the Scottish block grant have been rejected after...

SNP announce free memberships for students

The Scottish National Party has announced that, following the shameful action by LibDem and Tory MPs’ to increase tuition fees to £9000 for students...

SNP Attack Coalition Post Office Sell-Off Plan

The SNP’s Business and Enterprise spokesperson Mike Weir has attacked the Tory/Lib Dem coalition’s Post Office sell-off plans after it emerged that no upper...

Independence to dominate 2011 elections as Tavish Scott ...

Lib Dem leader Tavish Scott has announced that his party are no longer ‘open minded’ on a referendum on Scottish independence. The Lib Dem...