The Scottish National Party swept to a majoirity of seats in the election for the Scottish Parliament held 5th May with an unprecedented 69 seats, giving it a majority position against opposition parties. In the South of Scotland, four constituency seats were won first past the post, however none in the Borders, Dumfriesshire or Galloway and West Dumfries. A further four list MSPs won places in the new parliament to represent those areas: Aileen McLeod, Dave Berry, Joan McAlpine and Paul Wheelhouse.
Scotland's largest political party and party of Government. All posts are promoted by the Scottish National Party, 3 Jackson’s Entry, Edinburgh EH8 8PJ.
📣 In 2014, the UK government promised Scotland a new carbon capture and storage facility.
❌ Now, they've broken that promise and chose to divert funding to England instead.
🤦🏼 And where are the Scottish Tories? Siding with Boris Johnson, as ever.
The tories have, in effect, shamefully voted down the #FireandRehire Bill. Enough is enough. If the UK won't act to protect workers, they must devolve employment law to Holyrood now & let a Scottish Gov’t committed to banning fire & rehire boost employment rights across the board