MPs launch inquiry into long-term viability of the North Sea oil and gas industry

26 April 2018

North Sea oil and gas industry contributes approximately £17bn to the UK’s balance of trade and supporting over 300,000 jobs

DUP warns it could bring down government if Northern Ireland kept in customs union

26 April 2018

DUP Commons leader Nigel Dodds warns UK Government "you might as well have a Corbyn government pursuing openly its anti-Unionist policies" if the UK stays in the customs union

Ruth Davidson and partner expecting baby

26 April 2018

Ruth Davidson will take maternity leave in Autumn while her and fiancee prepare for a new child

Sustainable solutions: energy minister Paul Wheelhouse talks renewables

25 April 2018

Despite the end of subsidies for certain renewables, energy minister Paul Wheelhouse is confident the future is bright

Striking a balance: fossil fuels

25 April 2018

Despite ambitious renewable targets, fossil fuels are still important to Scotland


Consent on campus - building on the #EmilyTest

25 April 2018

Event report: attempts to tackle sexual abuse and harassment will require all partners to challenge behaviours and commit to gender equality

Food bank use continues to rise, finds Trussell Trust

24 April 2018

Trussell Trust distributed 1,332,952 three day emergency food supplies to people in crisis last year, up by 13 per cent on previous 12 months

Keeping Barnett formula 'not appropriate' after Brexit, warns Institute for Fiscal Studies

24 April 2018

Pledge to maintain Barnett formula one of the key parts of the Vow, made by the Conservatives, Labour and the Lib Dems in the run up to the 2014 independence referendum

Scottish local government chief digital officer and University of West of Scotland CIO named among top 100 UK CIOs

23 April 2018

Martyn Wallace of the Digital Office for Scottish Local Government and Claudette Jones of the University of the West of Scotland are listed in the CIO 100