August

Welfare Reforms Not Boosting Employment

01.09.2015

Controversial and hard-hitting reforms to the benefits system are failing in their objective of encouraging the unemployed into work, according to new research.

Scottish Parliament comes to Inveraray

25.08.2015

Questioning the Transport Minister on improvements to the A83 Rest and be Thankful

Paisley to host the Scottish Parliament for the day

19.08.2015

People in Paisley will have the opportunity to have their democratic voice heard as the Scottish Parliament comes to Paisley Town Hall for the day on Monday 21 September.

Scottish Parliament comes to Skye

18.08.2015

The future of Scotland’s land will come into local focus when a Scottish Parliamentary Committee holds a public meeting at the Aros Centre.

Festival of Politics: second day of ‘seeing the world differently’

15.08.2015

Festival of Politics: second day of ‘seeing the world differently’

Festival of Politics starts with discussion about Scotland’s role in international slave trade

14.08.2015

Scotland’s role in the international slave trade is just one of the thought provoking subjects being discussed as the Scottish Parliament’s Festival of Politics gets underway.

Scots actor Brian Cox to take part in this year’s Festival of Politics

06.08.2015

The acclaimed Scottish actor Brian Cox CBE has confirmed that he will take part in this year’s Festival of Politics, joining the Scottish Parliament’s Presiding Officer in conversation as they explore his long and successful career on stage and screen.

The Pentland Hills Regional Park – should it be extended, asks Committee?

06.08.2015

What would be the impact of extending the Pentland Hills Regional Park? This is just one question being asked by the Scottish Parliament as it begins its consideration of the Pentland Hills Regional Park Boundary Bill.