Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Tag: Nicola Sturgeon

Sturgeon steps-in to hand tourist tax debate to national consultation

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At the Scottish Tourism Alliance conference this week, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon entered the long-running debate on the country’s need for a tourist levy, taking the issue out of council hands, and putting it up for a national consultation. Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has announced that there is to be a national consultation on councils getting the power to...

Scottish independence: Once more with feeling

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Nicola Sturgeon has fired the starting pistol on the process that will see Scotland vote on independence once more, and this time it may be in the economic interests of the country to do so, says Tom Rush.   Scotland will once more hold a referendum over its position within the United Kingdom, but now with the added issue of membership...