Nicola Sturgeon

Interview: Nicola Sturgeon on the last year in Scottish politics

28 August 2015

Interview: Nicola Sturgeon talks to Mandy Rhodes about the general election, the Labour leadership, and the next referendum

Kezia Dugdale and Alex Rowley

Scottish Labour's spokespeople in full

21 August 2015

Kezia Dugdale has announced the full line up of her team of spokespeople. Here they are:

Scottish Labour

Scottish Labour leadership: watch Mandy Rhodes interview Ken Macintosh

12 August 2015

Ken Macintosh says the scale of Labour's defeat gives it the chance to lose "utterly damaging" party hierarchies 

dispute resolution

Why is independent adjudication for education disputes being hidden?

28 August 2015

Councils should make parents aware of their rights, writes Iain Nisbet of the Education Law Unit 

Ghosts of Labour

Sketch: The campaign against Jeremy Corbyn is increasingly farcical

27 August 2015

With the Labour Party grappling with its identity, its former leaders have returned to haunt it

Needle

Increase in drug-related deaths is a warning that our best efforts are not good enough

26 August 2015

Dr Roy Robertson, chair of the National Forum on Drug Related Deaths, on latest drug-related death figures

Airport runway

Muslims feel at home in Scotland but concerns persist about security practices at airports

21 August 2015

Stefano Bonino discusses perceptions around stops and searches at airports as well as wider work with the Scottish Muslim community

Credit: Scottish Labour

Sketch: When is a reshuffle not a reshufle?

19 August 2015

Kezia Dugdale sets out what the Labour party stands for, by giving everyone new job titles

Piggy bank being smashed

Council must do more to deliver savings

27 August 2015

Accounts Commission urges Falkirk Council to do more to deliver £46m savings over the next three years

dispute resolution

Why is independent adjudication for education disputes being hidden?

28 August 2015

Councils should make parents aware of their rights, writes Iain Nisbet of the Education Law Unit 

Sir Stephen House

Police Scotland chief constable says "time is right" to stand down

27 August 2015

Sir Stephen House informs Scottish Police Authority he intends to leave at the start of December

Man drinking a glass of whisky

Food and drink sector could create 14,000 new jobs by 2020

27 August 2015

Bank of Scotland report predicts 14,000 new jobs in the food and drink sector over the next five years