Carwyn Jones has been challenged to use his visit to Scotland to set out the specific cuts to Scotland’s budget that he wants to see happen in the event of a No vote, after the Holtham Commission previously suggested Scotland’s budget could be cut by £4 billion in a single year.
SNP MSP Stuart McMillan has condemned the ‘tremendous damage’ caused by metal thieves in Greenock, after one person was hospitalised, 4 fires were reported and hundreds of homes were left without power – all from the theft of just two metres of cable.
Commenting, Mr McMillan - MSP for West Scotland - said:
Westminster Environment Secretary Owen Paterson is facing demands for answers after the Scottish Parliament’s Rural Affairs Committee called for him to appear before them and explain why Scotland’s farmers are losing out on EU funding.
Dennis Robertson’s campaign calling on all fashion retailers to use different size mannequins as part of the drive to help tackle eating disorders has gained support from the fashion industry and the campaigning MSP is hoping the momentum will push the Scottish Retail Consortium to call on all their members to use larger sized mannequins.