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

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


Latest news stories

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

UK Government must come clean on rendition

Wednesday, 10 December, 2014 - 16:22
Almost a decade on from SNP report and in light of shocking new revelations the SNP are calling for the UK Government's role in rendition.

Scotland needs chance to fix failed work programme

Wednesday, 10 December, 2014 - 15:39
The success of devolved employment programmes has shown why Westminster’s move to delay the devolution of the Work Programme is wrong.

Polling analysis shows momentum remains with SNP

Wednesday, 10 December, 2014 - 12:23
The latest analysis of YouGov polls has shown that the SNP’s sizeable lead has increased even further from the previous high last week.

Salmond in Xmas auction of First Ministerial gifts

Wednesday, 10 December, 2014 - 11:52

Condition of Scotland's schools improving

Wednesday, 10 December, 2014 - 11:25
Figures on schools in Scotland have underlined the progress that has been made in ensuring pupils are taught in the best conditions possible

UK defence capability gap is 'hugely embarrassing'

Wednesday, 10 December, 2014 - 11:06
The SNP has said today that reports that the UK has had to rely on maritime patrol aircraft from allies is 'hugely embarrassing'.