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Tag: Tories

Tory peer concedes Scottish independence now “inevitable”

By a Newsnet reporter A senior Tory peer has praised Alex Salmond's attempts to argue in favour of a social union with England, and...

First Minister to demand explanation after Cruddas admits Tories may “fake...

By a Newsnet reporter After a calamitous week for the Conservatives, a row has broken out over claims by disgraced former Tory treasurer Peter...

We’ll make Scots pay for removal of nuclear weapons say Tories

By G.A.Ponsonby  A furious row has erupted between Edinburgh and London after UK Defence Secretary Philip Hammond insisted that Westminster would bill an independent...

Labour facing financial crisis as Unions threaten to pull funding

By G.A.Ponsonby  The Labour party are facing a financial crisis today after their biggest backer threatened to withdraw its funding after the party publicly...

Jim Murphy secretly ‘led Tories and LibDems’ against referendum in 2009

By G.A.Ponsonby  Labour MP Jim Murphy “played a leadership role” organising opposition parties, including the ScottishTories, in a Unionist campaign against an independence referendum in...

Labour to join Tories in attacking Alex Salmond as SNP support...

by G.A.Ponsonby The Labour party are expected to launch a series of personal attacks on Alex Salmond as more opinion polls have confirmed...

Conservatives and Greens criticise Labour

Over recent days, the Labour party has come under fire from both the Green Party and the Conservatives. In a press release issued yesterday,...

Tories launch their ‘Common Sense’ Economy manifesto

The Scottish Conservatives have launched their Common Sense on the Economy manifesto today. Speaking as she launched the manifesto from the Tunnock's...

Labour vote with Tories against airgun action

By Rona Mackay Labour MPs have voted with the Tories to prevent transfer of control over the most dangerous air weapons to the Scottish...

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...