Tag Archives: Scottish

#TransferMarketi: PREMIER – Scottish starlet set to leave Chelsea for a newly-promoted side

TRANSFERmarketWEB.com © photo Uefa/Image Sport Man of the Match against England at Wembley, Billy Gilmour has tested positive for Covid-19 in his best moment. The Scottish midfielder has reportedly agreed to move to Norwich for a season. The 20 year-old is expected to undergo his Norwich medical after being given …

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#UKPoli: Bill to Protect Retail Workers – Passes First Crucial Stage in Scottish Parliament – #UKPolitics

On Thursday my Bill to protect retail workers was supported unanimously in the Stage 1 debate in the Scottish Parliament.  I want to thank all those Scottish Co-operative Party members and supporters who submitted evidence or wrote to their MSPs asking them to support the Bill. I also want to …

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#UKPoli: Success for Retail Workers Campaign as Scottish Government support Daniel Johnson’s Bill – #UKPolitics

The Scottish Government has announced that it intend to support MSP Daniel Johnson’s important bill to protect retail workers when it is debated in the Scottish Parliament on Thursday 24 September. Along with retail societies like Scotmid Co-operative and the Co-operative Group, and the trade union Usdaw, we have been …

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#UKPoli: It’s time for a more democratic Scottish economy – It’s time for a Scottish Marcora Law – #UKPolitics

Co-operatives exist to benefit their members, and the flexibility of the coop model has allowed it to become successful across various sectors Co-operatives exist in housing – operating on a basis where the co-op owns a property and tenants pay their rent to the co-op. In effect the co-op acts …

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#UKPoli: Consumer Scotland needs to deliver for Scottish consumers – #UKPolitics

On Wednesday, the Scottish Parliament debated the Consumer Scotland Bill I have been clear that, while people are dying of Covid-19 in our hospitals, care homes and communities and the country is in lockdown, we should not be debating something that has little direct impact on the crisis. I do …

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#UKPoli: Scottish Government Must Deliver For Scotland’s “Frontline” Councils – #UKPolitics

In this time of crisis our communities are rallying round and doing what they can to support people. Our councils are trying very hard to deliver services in our communities but face massive financial pressures. Underfunding councils will effectively mean cuts to communities which are already struggling in this crisis. …

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#UKPoli: The Scottish Government must support Fair Tax in public procurement – #UKPolitics

Companies that don’t pay their taxes in the right country, at the right rate and at the right time should not receive public funds. That is a position we could support before the Coronavirus struck – it is so much more the case now.  The Corona Virus has shown that …

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#UKPoli: Supporting Scottish Shopworkers – #UKPolitics

The ongoing COVID-19 outbreak has put retail workers and the retail sector on the very front line of this crisis, highlighting the need to protect retail workers further. With this in mind I am pleased as a Co-operative Party Member that the party has agreed with retail societies like Scotmid …

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#UKPoli: As Scottish Labour’s Deputy Leader, let’s work together – #UKPolitics

Firstly, I want to thank the Scottish Co-operative Party for the supporting nomination which your members gave me.  I also want to say how humbled I am to have received support from members across all sections of the Labour movement. As the Deputy Leader of the Scottish Labour Party I …

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#UKPoli: Scottish member? Have your say on your new committees. #UKPolitics

Elections for Scottish Executive and Policy Committee are going ahead – and here’s your chance to hear from the candidates. We’ve put together the submitted manifestos so you can make an informed decision on who to choose. The Executive Committee is responsible for the day-to-day management and conduct of the …

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