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Mental Health Awareness Week

Loneliness: #IveBeenThere This week (9th – 15th May) is Mental Health Awareness Week, led by the Mental Health Foundation (MHF) in Scotland and across the UK for the last 22 years. The annual event offers people the opportunity to talk about all aspects of mental

Graeme’s Column

Food prices are rising, fuel prices have skyrocketed, and people all over Scotland continue to be affected by the increasing cost of living. To exacerbate this, rises in electricity and gas costs are sending family bills soaring, with average households facing another £800 a year

Tories Out of Excuses on Cost-of-Living Negligence

Vote SNP & Send a Message to Johnson SNP Leader Nicola Sturgeon has told voters that Boris Johnson has run out of excuses for failing to act on the cost of living crisis. And Graeme has reiterated the First Minister in saying that Scotland can

Preparing for Sustainable Farming

Helping to Futureproof Farms Farmers, crofters and land managers now have access to new guidance on financial support for activity that will improve awareness of their climate performance. The first phase of Track 1 of the National Test Programme (NTP): Preparing for Sustainable Farming, aims

Here’s Why These Council Elections Really Matter

Next Thursday, May 5th, people across Scotland go to the polls to elect the local councillors who will represent us in our communities over the next few years. Elections to local councils across the country are always important because the quality of local services and

SNP Manifesto 2022: What You Need to Know

Vote for SNP Councillors on May 5th Only the SNP has a plan, at all levels of government, to tackle the Tory cost of living crisis which is affecting people and families across the country. We have launched our ambitious manifesto for the Scottish council

Frist Minister Launches SNP’s Council Election Manifesto

Let’s Come Together to Tackle Tory Cost-of-Living Crisis First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has launched the SNP’s local election manifesto. These elections come at a time when families are facing a Tory-made cost of living crisis, unlike anything most of us have seen in our lifetimes.

Scotrail Prices Slashed by 50% in May

Public Ownership Aids Action on Cost-of-Living Crisis Graeme has welcomed a cut-price deal for rail travel by newly-nationalised ScotRail – one that will keep cash in people’s pockets during the Tory cost-of-living crisis. Between 9th and 31st May, travellers can take an outward journey for

Angus Families Encouraged to Complete Scotland’s Census

Accurate date helps provide better services in Angus. The census is the official count of every person and household in the country. It takes place every 10 years and it is in the interests of everyone to complete it accurately and on time. For help

Angus Children Excelling

Education & Attainment Figures Welcomed SNP MSP for the Angus South constituency, Graeme Dey, has welcomed figures which he says show children in Angus to be excelling under the SNP Scottish Government. Schools across Angus are benefitting from £2.1m of funding for the coming year