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Lib Dems blasted after Crown Estate ‘betrayal’

By Martin Kelly  The Liberal Democrats have been accused of betrayal after much vaunted changes to how the Crown Estate is administered in Scotland...

Hidden nuclear subsidies show UK energy policy in tatters say SNP

By G.A.Ponsonby  The SNP has seized on a leaked document that reveals UK Ministers are secretly planning to subsidise nuclear power plants. SNP MP Mike...

Lib Dems in two pronged attack on Scottish Government referendum plans

By G.A.Ponsonby  The Liberal Democrats have launched a double attack on the Scottish Government’s referendum plans after the party’s current Scottish leader and former...

Defying democratic will of Scots is anti-Scottish says Joan McAlpine

By G.A.Ponsonby  A row has broken out at Holyrood after the SNP’s Parliamentary Liaison Officer Joan McAlpine described attempts by the Unionist parties to...

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...