Scotland’s only Labour MP says party has no more ‘big beasts’ north of the border

Scottish Labour no longer has any “big beasts” to fall back on, the party’s sole MP north of the border will say today.

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David Mundell reported by local MP after high-profile foodbank visit

Scotland's only Conservative MP has been reported to the UK Government and Parliament for staging a high-profile visit to a foodbank in a ...

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Fife MSP calls for NHS review led by patients and staff

A full scale review of Scotland’s NHS should take place and be led by patients and health professionals, according to a Scottish Labour deputy ...

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Controversy over high energy prices as British Gas profits double

Controversy over high energy prices has been reignited when British Gas announced it had doubled profits in the first half of the year, as its parent ...

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Supermarkets slash diesel price for second time in a week

British supermarkets have slashed the price of diesel for the second time in a week.

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Gang violence fear after security boss Paul Massey is shot dead in Salford

A city is bracing itself for more gang violence after a "Mr Big" security boss was shot to death at his home.

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Migrant dies after hundreds try to enter Channel Tunnel in Calais

One migrant has died after hundreds tried to enter the Channel Tunnel in Calais, operator Eurotunnel said.

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No suspicious circumstances in death of 7-year-old Conley Thompson

No suspicious circumstances surrounded the death of seven-year-old Conley Thompson, whose body was found on a building site, police said.

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Lord Sewel quits Parliament and apologises over scandal

Lord Sewel has quit the House of Lords and apologised for his behaviour after footage emerged of him allegedly taking cocaine with two prostitutes.

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Child’s body found in search for missing Conley Thompson, 7

Detectives looking for a seven-year-old boy who vanished after playing with friends in a park have found the body of a child on a construction site.

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