Category Archives: SNP Government

It’s not over yet – the fight for #equalmarriage goes on

So, I took the kids to the beach today, our first visit this year. The absence of rain and the temperature being above freezing provided the impetus to get there while we had the chance. We had a great time … Continue reading

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>Labour’s cynical opportunism on prescription charges

> Yesterday the Scottish Parliament voted to scrap the charge for NHS prescriptions once and for all. This move was supported by the SNP Government and Labour, and opposed by the Liberal Democrats and Conservatives. I have written often enough that … Continue reading

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>Funding Row threatens HPV vaccine programme

>Scotland on Sunday has this report outlining how young women who have left school are set to be denied access to the HPV vaccine which prevents the virus which causes cervical cancer becuase of a funding row between GP surgeries … Continue reading

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>Cowardly SNP Break Local Income Tax Pledge

>Of all the things that make me seethe about the SNP Government, their abandonment of their pledge to introduce a Local Income Tax, betraying Scotland’s poorest, has me spitting feathers. This deeply unfair tax is here to stay, with the … Continue reading

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