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Eden Court Theatre, Inverness – 15-18 October 2009 The 75th Annual Conference of the SNP takes place in the new Eden Court Theatre in Inverness. This year’s event, between 15 and 18 October, is a vital part of our programme …

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Doing impressive and important work for Scotland.  Follow Michael on his India blog: http://mrussellindia.wordpress.com/

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2009-10-08 Commenting on David Cameron’s conference speech, SNP Westminster leader Angus Robertson MP said that by attempting to resuscitate Gordon Brown’s Britishness agenda the Tory leader had shown he did not understand Scotland. Mr Robertson said: “The Tories have never …

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2009-10-06 The Labour MP for Edinburgh North & Leith, Mark Lazarowicz, has admitted on his blog that there is “no excuse” for excluding the SNP from a general elections leaders’ debate and any attempts to block the SNP would lead …

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SNP Member of the European Parliament Alyn Smith has today (Wednesday) welcomed news that the European Commission (EC) has sent a letter to the UK government about the UK transmission charges methodology being discriminatory against the development of renewables in …

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Results of a poll of 19 marginal constituencies across Scotland show the SNP with a five-point lead over Labour for the Westminster General Election. The poll not only puts the SNP 5 points ahead of Labour, but shows the party …

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The SNP is seeking guarantees that Scotland will have a place in any UK-wide TV debate between party leaders and spokespeople at the General Election. Following confirmation that Gordon Brown has agreed in principle to General Election TV debates, the …

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The SNP Government has announced the 14 high schools due to be rebuilt as part of a £1.25 billion programme of school building across Scotland and that every local authority will get new Government funded primary schools. http://www.snp.org/node/15687

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2009-09-23 Scottish broadcasting would benefit from further devolution and independence, including the ability to show Scotland’s football internationals, according to a new report from the Scottish Government today. http://www.snp.org/node/15677

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Scottish Government Energy Minister Jim Mather has today (Thursday 24th September 2009) congratulated SNP MEP Alyn Smith on his nomination in the MEP of the Year Awards for his work on EU Energy Policy.    

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