Here we are again at the end of another year. And what a year 2016 has been, when you look back over the events that have defined it, both locally and nationally, it’s astonishing to think it all happened in the same 12 month period. Nearly the same length of time it takes to get your bins emptied…. but more of that later.
Nicola Sturgeon referred to the “heartbreaking” statistic that a young person who grew up in care in Scotland was twenty times more likely to be dead by the time they are 25 than someone who didn’t.
The First Minister has since clarified that this review will be driven by the who have experience of the care system.
The opening broadcast and Nicola Sturgeon’s opening speech from National Party Conference.
Today Nicola Sturgeon launched The National Survey, the biggest consultation ever by the SNP. Have your say about Brexit, protecting Scotland’s interests, and independence. Take part today.
Nicola Sturgeon dropped in on the City of Stirling today to support our candidate for the Scottish Parliament, Bruce Crawford as we head into the last week of campaigning before Thursday’s election. Nicola was greeted by a large crowd of party members from all the local branches in the centre […]
Bruce Crawford MSP for Stirling Constituency has today welcomed a series of policy announcements made by the First Minister Nicola Sturgeon at the SNP Spring Conference in Glasgow. The First Minister confirmed that a re-elected SNP government will: Increase Maternity Grants for the birth of a first child; reintroduce payments […]
It’s the end of 2015 and it seems a good point to review our acheivements here at City of Stirling branch. With our membership both in the party and in the branch at an all time high we were well placed to get out the starting blocks fast and campaigning […]
You can find the text of Nicola’s speech here – or watch it either below or here.
Following up on the previous post, our First Minister has also released a video marking a year since the referendum. See it here…