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Explainer: Teachers’ Pay

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Under the new pay scale proposals from the Scottish Government, teachers would receive a minimum 9% increase between January 2018 and April 2019, and a further 3% rise in April 2020. If accepted, it would be the best pay deal for teachers anywhere in the UK.

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Fact check: Murdo Fraser’s claim that countries can only be in the Single Market if they are in the EU is false

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Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway are all in the Single Market but are not members of the EU.

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Fact check: Labour built less than half the number of homes for social rent than they claim

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The SNP has delivered almost 52,600 homes for social rent, including 9,799 council homes.

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Fact check: the difference between single market membership and ‘access’

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There was a time when the Tories supported single market membership. They now appear to have changed their minds. Instead of single market membership, they’re talking about ‘access’. It’s a con.