Holyrood News

Debate on the Holodomor

A North East MSP has asked the Scottish Parliament to recognise the “horror” of a 20th Century atrocity which is almost unknown to this day.

More than 80 years ago, millions of Ukrainians died in a famine that many label a genocide by the Soviet regime of Joseph Stalin.

Farmer income plummeted as SNP botched CAP payments

Farming income across Scotland decreased by almost half as rural communities struggled amid the SNP’s chaotic approach to CAP payments.

Figures released today revealed, in 2015/16, the average income fell by £11,500 to £12,600.

SNP must come clean on future of Scottish fishing

North East MSP Peter Chapman has challenged SNP politicians to reveal if they back the First Minister who has said unequivocally that she supports Scottish membership of the EU.