WOMEN and girls are being held back because the Scottish government’s flagship Modern Apprenticeships programme is increasingly being gender segregated, Labour warned yesterday.
Research from Scottish Labour has revealed that last year, in almost half (23 out of 50) of apprentice...
Saturday 29th Jul 2017
posted by Zoe Streatfield in Britain
SCOTTISH Labour called for urgent action from Holyrood yesterday after uncovering a “postcode lottery” of mental health services available to school children.
Fourteen of Scotland’s 32 councils do not employ a mental health worker in schools and a further 12 do not...
Tuesday 25th Jul 2017
Labour leader targets seats to take back from the SNP at the next election
Saturday 22nd Jul 2017
Scotland manager Anna Signeul all but confirmed yesterday that striker Jane Ross will miss the crucial game against Portugal this weekend.
The Arsenal attacker had to be taken off during Wednesday’s 6-0 defeat to England and Ross’s injury continues Scotland’s awful...
Friday 21st Jul 2017
posted by Kadeem Simmonds in Sport
LABOUR has accused the SNP of mismanaging the NHS after it was revealed that hundreds of thousands of hospital beds have been lost due to delayed discharges.
According to NHS figures, there have been 206,537 bed days lost since January due to delayed discharges, despite Scottish Health...
posted by Morning Star in Britain
LABOUR said yesterday it was waging a war on working poverty in Scotland following on from the party’s successes in last month’s general election.
Scottish Labour deputy leader Alex Rowley branded it “disgraceful” that jobs weren’t enough to keep so many...
Monday 17th Jul 2017
Our representatives north and south of the border would do well to focus less on Brexit and Scottish independence and more on delivering progressive policies, writes GRAHAME SMITH
Tuesday 11th Jul 2017
posted by Morning Star in Features
Arsenal Ladies star says Euros a stepping stone to World Cup
posted by Morning Star in Sport
EXPERTS have urged health services across the UK to learn lessons from Scotland’s NHS, though they warn that “serious” financial pressures could jeopardise its “unique system for improving the quality of healthcare.”
A report by the Nuffield Trust think...
Thursday 6th Jul 2017
DONALD TRUMP will face “one of the largest protests in history” if he springs a surprise trip to one of his golf courses in Scotland this month.
Rumours mounted yesterday that the US president may make a last-minute visit when he comes to Europe this month for trips to...
Tuesday 4th Jul 2017
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain