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.

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Latest news stories

Salmond auction raises £42,100 for charities

Saturday, 13 December, 2014 - 17:18
Gifts and memorabilia received by former First Minister Alex Salmond have raised more than £42,000 for charity in an auction this afternoon.

Poll shows scale of the problems facing Labour

Saturday, 13 December, 2014 - 12:14
The scale of the problems facing Labour’s new leadership team has been made clear today as a new opinion poll gave the SNP a record lead.

FM congratulates Murphy and Dugdale on election

Saturday, 13 December, 2014 - 11:36
SNP leader and First Minister Nicola Sturgeon offered her congratulations to Jim Murphy on his election as leader of Labour in Scotland.

Robertson announced as election campaign director

Saturday, 13 December, 2014 - 09:14
SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon announced that the SNP's Campaign Director for next year's General Election will be Angus Robertson MP.

SNP hail by-election gain from Labour

Friday, 12 December, 2014 - 13:53
Disaster for both Labour and Tories as votes collapse

SNP welcome “overwhelming” by-election victory

Friday, 12 December, 2014 - 10:15
Complete collapse of the Tory - 35% swing to SNP

Human trafficking bill will be major step forward

Friday, 12 December, 2014 - 09:31
The introduction of a bill to strengthen the law on human trafficking has been welcomed today as a major step forward for victims.

Council Tax freeze maintained for another year

Thursday, 11 December, 2014 - 18:13
The council tax freeze will be maintained for the eighth year in a row is is very welcome indeed.

'Devastating' MOD rescue centre closure announced

Thursday, 11 December, 2014 - 12:38
The SNP has described as 'devastating' the closure of the UK Aeronautical Rescue and Coordination Centre (ARCC) at Kinloss Barracks in Moray

Labour and Tories "Two sides of the same coin"

Thursday, 11 December, 2014 - 10:51
Miliband plan to cut public spending