Scottish Government permits council to borrow for £144m project for Oban on projected TIF revenue

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Serial incompetence at council’s education department over Rothesay Joint Campus should see sackings

Rothesay Joint Campus – which houses the former Rothesay Academy and Rothesay Primary School – has been Continue reading

Ledaig and Taynuilt are Argyll beneficiaries in continuing roll out of superfast broadband

The Scottish Government is continuing the roll out of superfast broadband by Continue reading

Scottish Government dishes out pocket money for central belt town centres

And there is nothing for Rothesay – which must be the most appalling mess of an unable town centre in the country – Continue reading

McGrigor backs government’s Regulatory Reform Bill – but it increases environmental risk

Jamie McGrigor, Highlands & Islands Conservative MSP, today – 12th November,  gave his backing to a proposed Continue reading

Grangemouth: facts, consequences and issues

Today the Unite Union has performed an about turn in conceding to the position of Ineos, Continue reading

Scottish Government moves on Clyde and Hebridean Ferry Services provision

Yesterday, 9th September, the Scottish Government made two formal moves in respect of the provision Continue reading

SNP Group Leader wanted to take them straight into opposition

It transpires that Derek Mackay, Minister for Local Government in the SNP Scottish Government Continue reading

Children’s Minister signals rethink on Queen as Head of State AFTER ‘Yes’ vote on independence

In what is becoming an increasingly fragmented independence proposition – although one clearly Continue reading