SNP Euro MP Alyn Smith joined West Scotland MSP Stuart McMillan on a visit to a foodbank yesterday [Monday] to highlight the increasing dependency on foodbank usage and how the Westminster government is failing Scots through its ‘draconian’ policies towards Scotland.
Double blow as UK Government denies funding to those hit hardest by cuts
The SNP have today [Monday] welcomed the announcement that the European Investment Bank will provide funding of £175 million to support infrastructure projects in Scotland. The funding will include both completion of the M8 motorway between Scotland’s two largest cities and major improvements to the M73 and M74.
SNP Euro MP Alyn Smith has been nominated for the prestigious ‘Parliament Magazine MEP Awards 2014’. The awards – in their tenth year – recognise the work of MEPs in numerous fields and the second-term Scots MEP’s work on the Parliament’s powerful Agriculture committee has earned him a place as...