Holyrood News

SNP priced out of function room hire... by the SNP

The SNP’s business rates hike has been slammed by its own party, after a nationalist north east branch was priced out of a hotel it’s been using since the 1970s.

The Banff Springs Hotel in Aberdeenshire has been hit with a £50,000 rates rise thanks to Scottish Government changes.

SNP must stop dodging gypsy-traveller problems

The SNP Government has today been accused of “dodging” questions on laws regarding unauthorised gypsy-traveller encampments.

Scottish Conservative MSP Peter Chapman again raised the issue at Holyrood during topical questions on Justice and the Law.