13th February 2016
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Holyrood-driven cut is the ‘last straw’ (John Tulloch)

Shetland Islands council’s annual funding from the SNP Scottish government has been cut by five per cent (to £82 million), a larger cut than suffered by any other council.That this cut has been imposed despite an increase in Holyrood’s own funding means it cannot be blamed on Westminster bu... Read more...