SNP AND SINN FEIN IN REFERENDUM TALKS

SNP MPs Martin Docherty Hughes (right) and Ian Blackford (centre) with members of Sinn Fein, the party which refuses to take its seats at Westminster. By Bill Heaney West Dunbartonshire MP Martin Docherty Hughes met members of Sinn Fein at Westminster on Tuesday to discuss Brexit, language rights and campaigns for referendums on Irish unity … More SNP AND SINN FEIN IN REFERENDUM TALKS

E-CIGARETTES AND VAPING ARE DANGER TO HEALTH

Fewer schoolchildren drinking, smoking or having sex, study finds Concern over bullying and drop in life satisfaction among girls Anti-smoking campaign amongst young people in West Dunbartonshire. By Carl O’Brien The Irish Times Fewer children in Ireland are drinking, smoking, having sex or taking drugs, according to a major study on the health of school-aged children. … More E-CIGARETTES AND VAPING ARE DANGER TO HEALTH

YOU DON’T NEED ID TO VOTE IN SCOTLAND

FFS explains: UK government’s voter ID plan By Ferret Journalists  The Conservative government’s main policy priorities were announced in the Queen’s Speech as MPs returned to work after the election. One controversial policy which was confirmed was the government’s plan to push through new requirements for voters in elections. On election day, Ferret Fact Service highlighted that you … More YOU DON’T NEED ID TO VOTE IN SCOTLAND