The inside track

London can’t help but have noticed the arrival of a significant Scottish presence in the last few months.  The 56 SNP MPs and the importance of Scotland to the political discussion at Westminster has once again put the focus on events north of the border.


Jul 13th, 2015

The opportunity social media provides for a broader range of opinions to be heard is something precious, writes Nicola Sturgeon.

Jun 25th, 2015


SNP Westminster Leader Angus Robertson MP, in today’s Sunday Herald highlights the SNP’s strong opposition to the Tory government – and Labour’s abject failure to stand up to David Cameron.


Jun 21st, 2015
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16 and 17 year will be able to vote in Scottish elections following the historic passing of the Scottish Elections (Reduction of Voting Age) Bill today. 

Jun 18th, 2015

Nicola Sturgeon writes a diary about her trip to New York and Washington.

Jun 15th, 2015

Nicola Sturgeon on why she believes that Scotland's future is as a part of the modern European family of nations. 

May 31st, 2015

First person piece in The Guardian by Angus Robertson MP, the SNP Group Leader at Westminster, setting out the SNP’s position on the Tory Government's planned referendum on European Union membership. 

May 24th, 2015

This week will see the House of Commons get back down to business after the election – and that means it is the first chance for the huge new contingent of SNP MPs to bring their strength to bear.

May 24th, 2015

I accept his apology, but the real issue is that he should be apologising to the people of Orkney and Shetland, because he clearly contested the election on false pretences.

May 22nd, 2015

Today is #SNPbecause day when people are taking to social media to tell their family and friends why they are voting SNP.

Apr 30th, 2015