Senedd News

SNP and Greens ‘bailed out’ by Hammond cash

Finance Secretary Derek Mackay was bailed out by the UK Government 6 days before his Budget deal with the Greens – but concealed his windfall from parliament, the Scottish Parliament’s finance committee has heard.

SNP’s ‘decade of delays’ on key projects

Key projects across Scotland face more than a decade of delays, a report released today has confirmed.
The Scottish Government announced a progress update on major capital projects today, including news roads, hospitals and colleges.

Sturgeon stalls on medicines review

Nicola Sturgeon has dodged questions on when a review for improving access to medicines in Scotland will be completed.
The Scottish Government said it would look at how drugs were approved back in December 2016.