Inspiration, Energy and Enthusiasm - What happened at Labour’s Community Organising Academy?
Scottish Young Labour activist, Erin McAuley gives her report on the Community Organising Academy held in Nottingham on July 22nd-24th. Read more
“Yet another increase in delayed discharges, yet another broken promise from the SNP”
Commenting on today’s figures for delayed discharge which show a three percent increase from May to June this year, Scottish Labour Health spokesperson Anas Sarwar said: “Yet another increase in delayed discharges yet another broken promise from the SNP who promised to eradicate it a year ago. Read more
Lewis Macdonald - responding to Nicola Sturgeon’s EU speech
"People in Scotland voted to remain in both the UK and the EU, and everything should be done to deliver on that mandate. Labour is the only party that supports delivering what the people of Scotland voted for." Read more
Clinton or Trump? That’s the big choice facing voters in the United States.
Writing from Philadelphia, where she is attending the Democratic National Convention in support of Hillary Clinton, Kez urges people not to underestimate support for Donald Trump. Read more
Kez-Shipyard workers deserve an explanation on Type 26 delay.
Kez has written to the Defence Secretary Michael Fallon seeking a guarantee that all eight Type 26 Frigates would be built on the Clyde and calling for him to provide an “honest explanation” to shipyard workers and their families about why construction has been delayed. Read more
Brexit-Striking the best deal and redefining Scotland’s EU relationship.
Ian Murray MP speaking in a Commons debate on Brexit and what it really means for Scotland. Read more
“The Scottish people have given the UK and Scottish Governments two mandates that must be respected”
Coming less than a week after Theresa May promised that the Article 50 process will not be triggered until there is cross UK agreement, Ian Murray will lead a House of Commons debate on Brexit negotiations and call on the UK Government to fully involve the Scottish Government and other devolved nations. Read more
Scottish Labour will continue to push for Frigate jobs to come to Glasgow on time and in full.
Scottish Labour will continue to push for Frigate jobs to come to Glasgow on time and in full - Murray Read more
Scottish Labour Summer Briefings: Broken Promises – Delayed Discharge Under the SNP
Labour will make sure the SNP continue to focus on the day job of protecting our public services, Kezia Dugdale and Anas Sarwar said today as they launched the first of Labour’s summer briefings. Read more
“The SNP Government need to come clean on fracking”
The SNP Government has commissioned an expert report into mitigating the impact of fracking in Scotland, according to Scottish Government documents, despite Nicola Sturgeon saying that "fracking shouldn't be allowed at all, ever, in Scotland." Read more
Ian Murray appointed as Scottish Labour Westminster Spokesperson
Kez has today appointed Ian Murray MP to the Scottish Shadow Cabinet as Scottish Labour’s Westminster Spokesperson. Read more
MSP CALLS FOR STANRIGG DISASTER CENTENARY PREPARATIONS
MSP CALLS FOR STANRIGG DISASTER CENTENARY PREPARATIONS Read more
We have to understand why more than a million Scots took the risk of a vote to leave the EU
In her first major speech since the EU referendum, Kezia Dugdale outlined three key priorities - working to keep Scotland in the EU, understanding why more than a million Scots voted to leave and making sure the SNP Government get on with the day job. Read more