Media centre

The Media Centre is the SNP's knowledgebase of news and official press releases. All the latest press statements, press notices and success stories from the Media Centre team can be freely accessed by both members of the press and the public in this area.

Media enquiries
SNP Press Officers can help journalists and press with interview requests and provide background to stories and campaigns.

Whether you require assistance with editorial, images, comments or what is new in Scotland, please contact us directly.

For Scottish Parliament stories, our Holyrood Press Office: 0131 348 5684

For UK Parliament stories, our Westminster Press Office: 0207 219 0074

And for all Party enquiries, including Conference: 0131 525 8928


Latest news stories

Ambitious legislative plans welcomed

Wednesday, 26 November, 2014 - 17:35
The publication of First Minister Nicola Sturgeon’s first Programme for Government has been welcomed today.

Pandering to UKIP : a disaster for Cameron

Wednesday, 26 November, 2014 - 16:15

Expert calls for changes to North Sea tax regime

Wednesday, 26 November, 2014 - 15:06
Industry should be supported to meet full potential

Call for Scot Parl to raise what it spends welcome

Wednesday, 26 November, 2014 - 10:37
Extensive new powers over tax, welfare and employability essential for Scotland

Westminster parties must back powers for Scotland

Tuesday, 25 November, 2014 - 13:04

Disabled children going hungry due to welfare cuts

Tuesday, 25 November, 2014 - 12:57
SCVO demand transfer of welfare powers to Scotland

New figures show crime has fallen to 40 year low

Tuesday, 25 November, 2014 - 10:29
New statistics published today have shown a dramatic decline in cases of handling an offensive weapon as crime has fallen to a 40 year low.

Investment shows desire for childcare progress

Monday, 24 November, 2014 - 15:42
The major investment in childcare provision taking place in Scotland has underlined the SNP’s determination to deliver further progress.

Poll - Scotland rejects Westminster establishment

Monday, 24 November, 2014 - 13:10
SNP support soars as UK leaders' credibility reaches new lows

Call for Scotland to gain powers to tackle poverty

Monday, 24 November, 2014 - 11:22
A call by Dr Jim McCormick of the Joseph Rowntree Foundation for Scotland to gain the powers to tackle poverty has been welcomed today.