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Sturgeon tells IDS: NHS now under intolerable strain

Sturgeon tells IDS: NHS now under intolerable strain

SCOTTISH ministers have warned UK Work and Pensions Secretary Iain Duncan Smith that NHS services are coming...
 

New figures show impact of welfare cuts in each area of Scotland

New research finds that once all the benefits cuts and welfare changes are in place, they will...
 
Foodbanks – ‘It’s time to decide what sort of society we want to be’

Foodbanks – ‘It’s time to decide what sort of society we want to be’

Citizens Advice Scotland have said the rise in the number of people using foodbanks shows the devastating...
 
Fury over Haddington Sheriff Court closure vented in parliament

Fury over Haddington Sheriff Court closure vented in parliament

Speaking during yesterday’s Opposition debate on the Scottish Government’s plans to axe Haddington Sheriff and JP Courts...
 
Housing proposals for Haddington and North Berwick are knocked back

Housing proposals for Haddington and North Berwick are knocked back

Two controversial plans to build more than 200 houses on prime farmland in East Lothian have been...