SNP Press Releases Wednesday 5 August 2015


Smart meter roll out could cost pensioners money Wed, 05/08/2015 – 09:32 SNP MSP Linda Fabiani has today called for assurances from the UK government’s Department for Energy and Climate Change (DECC) that Scotland’s older people will not be penalised with higher energy bills due to the roll out of smart meters. The DECC want […]

Scumbag who robbed OAPs gets 5 Years say Police Scotland

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Scumbag is jailed for five years after conning nearly £19,000 from vulnerable pensioners BRIAN KHAN charged three elderly people for unnecessary repairs on their homes, taking £15,000 from one of his victims. A DOORSTEP fraudster is behind bars after he conned three pensioners out of almost £19,000. Brian Khan turned up at his victims’ homes […]

Female Shoots Neighbour in the head at point-blank range in Scotland

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Woman admits shooting neighbour in the head after being accused of killing seagulls EXPERTS say Mary Johnson could have died if the air rifle pellet had penetrated her face a few centimetres lower. A WOMAN was shot in the head at point-blank range with an 
air rifle by a neighbour after accusing her of killing […]

Jeremy Corbyn says Tony Blair should be tried for war crimes

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The Labour leadership frontrunner says the former Prime Minister should “deal with the consequences” of an “illegal war” Jeremy Corbyn talks to Emily Maitlis about his campaign, his belief that Blair should be tried for war crimes, and the feeling of unexpectedly becoming a frontrunner in the Labour leadership race. Jeremy Corbyn says Tony Blair should […]

15 – 17 year olds can now register to vote in Scotland – Register here

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The rules on the voting age have now changed meaning that,  for the first time 16 and 17 year olds can vote in Scotland. All 16 and 17 year olds will be eligible to take part in elections to the Scottish Parliament and at local elections in Scotland. Starting today, the Electoral Commission is running […]

Human Remains found in Riverside Park today 4 August 2015. Could be Male or Female

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Human remains have been discovered in a Riverside park. Police said it is not possible to tell if the body is male or female and a full forensic examination is being carried out after the discovery in Riverside Park at around 4pm today. Officers have contacted the families of “a number” of missing men from the […]

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