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Pomp and ceremony (Cameron Smith)

Pomp and ceremony (Cameron Smith)

06/04/2016, by in Readers' Views

During Monday's pomp and ceremony the SNP launched their manifesto for the islands.The central idea is an Islands Act (for surely a Bill must be passed to have some worth), which only seeks to compound the problems of centralised control that have marked the last nine years of a nationalist admi... Read more...

Lochhead defends his record during short visit

Lochhead defends his record during short visit

01/04/2016, by in Headlines, News

Scottish agriculture minister Richard Lochhead was on a short tour of Shetland yesterday and today to canvass the seat he said the SNP had their "best ever" chance of winning.Together with SNP candidate Danus Skene, now back on the campaign trail after an extended period of illness, Mr Lochh... Read more...