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First Minister and Equal Pay

I explained recently on the blog that some enterprising readers had written directly to Scotland's First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon, regarding the horrendous delay in North Lanarkshire Council recalculating their equal pay settlements on a pensionable basis. Show More Summary

Sturgeon says Scottish parliament will not consent to UK PM May's Brexit bill

LONDON (Reuters) - Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said on Tuesday that the Scottish parliament would not consent to British Prime Minister Theresa May's European Union (Withdrawal) Bill as outlined so far by ministers.

Message for the First Minister

An enterprising reader and retired employee of North Lanarkshire Council has written directly to the First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon, regarding the councils' failure to act upon repeated requests to make people's equal pay settlements payable on a pensionable basis. Show More Summary

First Minister and Equal Pay

The Scottish Government has been quick to respond to my freedom of information (FoI) request to the First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon. Apparently I will receive an answer to my FoI request by no later than 13 February 2018 which should make interesting reading. Show More Summary

Nicola Sturgeon is running out of popularity – and time

Time is beginning to run out for Nicola Sturgeon. That, at any rate, is one conclusion to be drawn from…

First Minister and Equal Pay

Here's a freedom of information (FoI) request I sent earlier today to Scotland's First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon. Nicola is a local Glasgow MSP and made her personal position very clear last year when she said at the SNP's annual conference:...Show More Summary

First Minister and Equal Pay (10/10/17)

Well Nicola Sturgeon certainly delivered the goods in her leader's speech to the SNP conference earlier today. Here's what the MSP for Glasgow Southside had to say although let me add that the First Minister's words were also delivered with real passion and conviction. Show More Summary

Scottish leader says will look at independence vote by end of year

LONDON (Reuters) - Scottish leader Nicola Sturgeon said on Sunday she would be able to make a judgment on whether to hold a second referendum on Scottish independence by the end of this year after a shape of a deal between Britain and the European Union becomes clear.

Calling Glasgow's MSPs and MPs

Here's a great story from the Evening Times which reports that First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has joined forces with Glasgow's seven MPs to call for FirstBus to 'think again' over planned fare increases. Now if it's possible for cross-party...Show More Summary

Five to Watch in 2018: World

From Nicola Sturgeon to Mark Zuckerberg, these are the five political figures to watch around the world. The post Five to Watch in 2018: World appeared first on

LGBT Youth Center Gets Visit from Scotland's First Minister

Nicola Sturgeon is setting out to highlight the accomplishments of young people and make her country more inclusive.

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