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Scotland’s female STEM struggle revealed

Liz Smith MSP

28 Apr 2017

The SNP need to do more to encourage females into participating in STEM subjects, the Scottish Conservatives have said.

The calls come after latest figures from the SQA show that girls are significantly underrepresented in STEM subjects at Higher and National 5 level.

Of those taking Higher exams,...Read More »


Farmer income plummeted as SNP botched CAP payments

Peter Chapman

27 Apr 2017

Farming income across Scotland decreased by almost half as rural communities struggled amid the SNP’s chaotic approach to CAP payments.

Figures released today revealed,...Read More »


Sturgeon treating electorate like fools on fishing, EU and separation

Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson MSP speaking during First Minister's Questions held in the Scottish parliament, Edinburgh today. 09 June 2016. Pic - Andrew Cowan/Scottish Parliament

27 Apr 2017

Nicola Sturgeon has been accused of “treating the electorate like fools” after failing to clarify her party’s position on fishing and...Read More »


Labour announce candidate for seat where members have no faith in Corbyn

JCChoice

26 Apr 2017

Labour have announced their candidate to fight the East Renfrewshire seat in the upcoming Westminster election – even though...Read More »


Desperate SNP ‘running scared’ after plea to Greens

Ross Thomson

26 Apr 2017

The SNP is “running scared” after begging the Greens not to stand candidates in seats it thinks could be vulnerable.

MP Tommy Sheppard said...Read More »


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