Mark Ruskell publishes member’s bill aimed at reducing speed limit to 20mph in built up areas

24 September 2018

The move, which campaigners argue would help improve safety and cut air pollution, has the support of the SNP, Scottish Labour and Scottish Lib Dems

Scottish Labour rules out support for a second independence referendum

24 September 2018

Scottish Labour leader Richard Leonard will tell activists at the party's conference that Labour will refuse to support a second vote

Labour refuses to rule out second EU referendum

24 September 2018

Party bosses finally agreed a so-called "composite" motion which will be voted on by members at its conference in Liverpool after more than five hours of talks last night

Vince Cable: The people must have the final say on any Brexit deal

24 September 2018

Lib Dem leader Sir Vince Cable writes for Holyrood on Brexit, his party's conference and the future of the Lib Dems

Standardised tests are far from standardised, says headteacher

20 September 2018

Rod Grant, head of Clifton Hall School in Edinburgh, points out the flaws in the government's national tests for primary one pupils

Perhaps we’ve been so busy working towards a safer Scotland that we haven’t looked to see how far we've come

20 September 2018

Niven Rennie, director of the Scottish Violence Reduction Unit, writes for Holyrood ahead of a Scottish Parliament debate on reducing violent crime

Emily Drouet's death shows us no-one should be waiting for help

18 September 2018

As the Scottish Government releases its Suicide Prevention action plan, Fioan Drouet recalls her own experience of discovering her daughter had taken her own life

Associate feature: The time for action on obesity is now

18 September 2018

Obesity is set to overtake smoking as the leading cause of preventable cancers and the Scottish Government needs to act now, says Cancer Research UK

Dani Garavelli: Glasgow will not allow its own to be turfed out without a fight

12 September 2018

The plight of asylum seekers will only improve if immigration policy is devolved to the Scottish Government

Standardised tests are far from standardised, says headteacher

20 September 2018

Rod Grant, head of Clifton Hall School in Edinburgh, points out the flaws in the government's national tests for primary one pupils

Mark Ruskell publishes member’s bill aimed at reducing speed limit to 20mph in built up areas

24 September 2018

The move, which campaigners argue would help improve safety and cut air pollution, has the support of the SNP, Scottish Labour and Scottish Lib Dems

Scottish Borders Council considers creating a single public authority for Scottish Borders

20 September 2018

Under the proposals, which will be discussed next week, a new single authority would initially encompass the Council and NHS Borders

Perhaps we’ve been so busy working towards a safer Scotland that we haven’t looked to see how far we've come

20 September 2018

Niven Rennie, director of the Scottish Violence Reduction Unit, writes for Holyrood ahead of a Scottish Parliament debate on reducing violent crime

End favourable immigration status for EU citizens, recommends UK advisory body

18 September 2018

Post-Brexit migration system should favour skilled workers over poorer economic migrants, reports the Migration Advisory Committee

Mark Ruskell publishes member’s bill aimed at reducing speed limit to 20mph in built up areas

24 September 2018

The move, which campaigners argue would help improve safety and cut air pollution, has the support of the SNP, Scottish Labour and Scottish Lib Dems

Scottish Land Commission and SEPA launch taskforce to tackle derelict land

21 September 2018

Two bodies signed a Sustainable Growth Agreement to support local authorities in stimulating long term regeneration and renewal

Theresa May warns Brexit talks are “at an impasse”

21 September 2018

Theresa May said: "I will not overturn the result of the referendum nor will I break up my country."

End favourable immigration status for EU citizens, recommends UK advisory body

18 September 2018

Post-Brexit migration system should favour skilled workers over poorer economic migrants, reports the Migration Advisory Committee