The SNP is today calling on Alistair Darling to come clean on his role in a deal between the last Labour government, HBOS and UK financial regulators which resulted in a cover up of hundreds of millions of pounds of public money being secretly used.
This week we saw the second TV debate between Alex Salmond and Alistair Darling – and the polls showed the First Minister as the clear winner and that more and more people are waking up to the opportunities of a Yes vote.
SNP Energy Spokesperson Fergus Ewing has welcomed new oil and gas production statistics published by the UK Department of Energy and Climate Change which have been hailed as showing a turning point for the industry.
Comments from Michael O’Leary highlight the need to cut Westminster’s ‘ridiculous’ levels of Air Passenger Duty, the SNP has said today – after the Ryanair Chief Executive said that Prestwick Airport has been “badly harmed” by APD.
Welcoming the Survation poll in the Daily Mail, conducted in the aftermath of the BBC referendum debate on Monday, the Scottish National Party pointed out that an overall 80 per cent of people believe that Alex Salmond won the debate, when 'don't knows' are excluded, compared to 20 per cent for Alistair Darling.