Scotland wants to pinch English GPs! Nicola Sturgeon’s government launches advertising blitz

Scotland will attempt to lure GPs across the border from England, it was revealed today. Family doctors will be incentivised to swap their surgery for one north of the border as part of a massive recruitment drive. Scotland wants to boost its family doctor numbers by 15 per cent over the next five years by … Read more

SNP claims Scots independence referendum could happen in October next year

SNP claims Sturgeon’s Scottish independence referendum could happen in October next year – despite ministers warning she should wait until at least 2039 after ‘once-in-a-generation’ contest Nicola Sturgeon has launched a White Paper setting out independence bid  She accused Boris Johnson of failing to respect democracy by refusing poll call Ms Sturgeon accused of focusing … Read more

Scottish protesters march for independence after SNP election gains in local authorities

Scottish protesters march for independence after Nicola Sturgeon said she would start refreshing the ‘very positive case’ for Scotland to go it alone Scottish protestors took to the streets of Glasgow to renew calls for a second independence referendum The new push comes after Nicola Sturgeon’s SNP gained more councillors in Scottish local authorities Banners … Read more

Nicola Sturgeon accused of trying to ‘hoodwink’ Scots over independence hit to their pensions

Nicola Sturgeon was branded a ‘fantasist’ today after claiming that UK taxpayers would continue to bankroll Scottish pensions even after independence. The First Minister was taken to task after insisting ‘people will notice no difference’ if Scotland separates from the UK as she continued her drive to split Britain. She said yesterday that Scots who have made … Read more

Sturgeon says British taxpayers will continue to foot bill for Scottish pensions after independence

Nicola Sturgeon has said British taxpayers will continue to foot the bill for Scottish pensions even if Scotland becomes independent. The First Minister insisted ‘people will notice no difference’ if Scotland separates from the UK as Scots who have made state pension contributions to the Treasury would still receive those payments.  Her official spokesman went … Read more

‘Why aren’t we getting the help we need’: Thousands of families in Scotland are still without power

Thousands of desperate families in the north of Scotland are still without power or running water in freezing conditions – a week on from Storm Arwen and with a new Arctic Blast sweeping in. Jenny Milne, 44, who lives around 30 miles from Aberdeen, near Inverurie, told MailOnline: ‘It’s power poverty. This is a society in … Read more

Independent Scotland ‘would need to build great wall of Gretna’

The EU will make Scotland build a ‘great wall of Gretna’ at the border with England if Nicola Sturgeon achieves her dream of splitting the UK, minister warns Minister warned independent Scotland would need to build ‘great wall of Gretna’ Pointed out hard border needed if Nicola Sturgeon took Scots into Schengen  Ms Sturgeon has … Read more

Nicola Sturgeon is set to defy PM by keeping face masks mandatory in Scotland

Nicola Sturgeon is set to defy ‘populist’ Boris Johnson by keeping face masks mandatory in Scotland even if lockdown easing goes ahead on July 19 Nicola Sturgeon is confirming today if lockdown easing goes ahead in Scotland Restrictions north of the border are scheduled to fall to ‘Level 0’ from Monday Ms Sturgeon has already … Read more

Ministers ‘hope bid to host the 2030 World Cup can help save the union’

Ministers ‘hope bid to host the 2030 World Cup can help save the union’ as Nicola Sturgeon pushes for Scottish independence Boris Johnson is pushing a joint British and Irish bid to host the 2030 World Cup The prospect has been boosted by Euros and response to Super League plan Government sources suggested World Cup … Read more