SNP vows to ‘undo Brexit’ if next general election results in a hung parliament

The SNP has pledged to “undo Brexit as far as possible” in exchange for supporting a minority Labour government. The Scottish nationalists boasted that they may be kingmakers following the election next year. According to the results of last week’s local elections, Labour may fall short of a majority at Westminster when the UK goes … Read more

Humza Yousaf demands another independent referendum on first meeting with PM Sunak

Despite a current police investigation into the SNP, Humza Yousaf wanted the authority to stage another independence referendum during his first meeting with Rishi Sunak yesterday night. Sunak was told by the new Scottish First Minister that he planned to “respect the democratic wishes” of the Scottish Parliament by passing the authorities to allow a … Read more

SNP members prepare for Sturgeon’s ‘imminent’ arrest amid financial row

Senior SNP members are bracing for Nicola Sturgeon’s “imminent” arrest since she is the only party official identified on their most current financial statements who has not been examined by police. Ms Sturgeon’s name appeared on the 2021-22 accounts, as did her husband Peter Murrell and Colin Beattie, who have both been arrested and questioned.  … Read more

LEAKED: Viral video shows Sturgeon defending SNP finances, asks them ‘to be careful’

In a leaked video released, Nicola Sturgeon is seen defending the Scottish National Party’s finances.  The former First Minister urged staff to be “very careful” when addressing the party’s accounting during a meeting of the SNP’s executive body two years ago. The 52-year-old, who resigned last month, spoke after three members of her finance and … Read more

Nicola Sturgeon’s husband Peter Murrell arrested by Police for SNP finances

Police Scotland has arrested Nicola Sturgeon’s husband, Peter Murrell, as part of an investigation into the SNP’s finances. Until last month, the 58-year-old was the party’s chief executive. Police Scotland and the Crown Office are looking into how £600,000 in SNP donations were spent. According to a Police Scotland statement, “a 58-year-old man was arrested … Read more

Humza Yousaf in shock as first new SNP leader’s FMQ disrupted by protesters

Protesters disrupted Humza Yousaf’s first First Minister’s Questions session at Holyrood. The weekly grilling session, in which the Scottish First Minister is grilled by MSPs including Scottish Conservative leader Douglas Ross and Labour’s Anas Sarwar, has been suspended five times due to protests in the public gallery by climate change activists. It was Mr Yousaf’s … Read more

Sturgeon’s successor to be announced as SNP leadership race comes to a close

Following a contentious five-week leadership race, the SNP’s next leader will finally be chosen this Monday afternoon.  Humza Yousaf, the health secretary, Kate Forbes, the finance secretary, and former community safety minister Ash Regan are all vying to succeed Nicola Sturgeon. The First Minister announced in February that she would step down after more than … Read more

Outgoing Nicola Sturgeon becomes emotional in final FMQ

Nicola Sturgeon showed all of her emotions during her final First Minister’s Questions appearance, amid claims she founded the NHS and pleaded with opposition MSPs not to bring up the SNP membership crisis. As members of the Scottish Parliament arrived for Nicola Sturgeon’s final speech as First Minister, some SNP members were seen bringing boxes … Read more