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Making Public Transport Accessible

Delivering for Scotland #55: Free Bus Travel The SNP is committed to investing in public transport to encourage people out of their car. In keeping with the SNP Scottish Government’s National Transport Strategy, which aims to advance equality of opportunity and take action to protect

Budget Deal Secured

New initiatives on free school meals, pay and the environment. Agreement has been reached with the Scottish Green Party to ensure passage of the Scottish Government’s budget through parliament. Finance Secretary Kate Forbes has struck a deal which guarantees the Budget Bill can clear its

UK Budget Marks “Return to Tory Austerity Cuts”

Scotland Faces Choice of Two Futures Graeme has said the UK Budget marks “a return to Tory austerity cuts” – failing to deliver the investment required to tackle the Tory child poverty crisis and deliver a fair recovery. Responding to the Budget, the SNP leader

Scottish Government Budget Summary

This budget continues the Scottish Government’s urgent measures to control the virus and protect our economy and people in the immediate term, while also ensuring a strong recovery and a fairer, stronger and greener future. At its core this budget focuses on three key guiding