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Scots can meet up in groups of 8 outside from tomorrow, Nicola Sturgeon says

Scots can meet up in groups of 8 outside from tomorrow, Nicola Sturgeon says

SCOTS will be allowed to see their family and friends for the first time in weeks in groups of up to eight people as long as they stay outside, Nicola Sturgeon [...]

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Two households can meet outside in Scotland as of tomorrow, Sturgeon announces

Two households can meet outside in Scotland as of tomorrow, Sturgeon announces

People from different households in Scotland will be able to meet at a distance in a garden or a park from tomorrow, Nicola Sturgeon has said. More follows…

Read full article: Two households can meet outside in Scotl...→
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Nicola Sturgeon eases lockdown: Scotland prepares to enter phase one on Friday

The First Minister has confirmed that area’s of the lockdown rules are being eased as Scotland enters phase one.

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Coronavirus LIVE: Nicola Sturgeon CONFIRMS Scotland's  Scotland's lockdown eased

Coronavirus LIVE: Nicola Sturgeon CONFIRMS Scotland's Scotland's lockdown eased

Follow live as we bring you the latest coronavirus developments from across Scotland and further afield.

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Should we all only work a four-day week? 

Should we all only work a four-day week? 

Trish Halpin and Tracey Blake, debate if women should embrace a four-day week. Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon, has claimed the move could help parents [...]

Read full article: Should we all only work a four-day week?...→
Sturgeon comes close to a mea culpa moment

Sturgeon comes close to a mea culpa moment

Hindsight has 20/20 vision but real-life politics is blurry-eyed.At first minister’s questions, Nicola Sturgeon asked for a measure of forbearance, even perhap [...]

Read full article: Sturgeon comes close to a mea culpa mome...→
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Free hotel rooms will be used to help Scots isolate in 'test and protect' plan

Free hotel rooms will be used to help Scots isolate in 'test and protect' plan

Nicola Sturgeon was told staying away from family members to control the virus might be 'impossible'.

Read full article: Free hotel rooms will be used to help Sc...→
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Sturgeon 'thinks she loves Scotland - but she loves nationalism more' Critic savages FM

Sturgeon 'thinks she loves Scotland - but she loves nationalism more' Critic savages FM

NICOLA STURGEON has "loves the idea that she loves Scotland" - but "not as much as she loves Scottish nationalism", a critic has claimed.

Read full article: Sturgeon 'thinks she loves Scotland - bu...→

Kezia Dugdale is the leader of the Scottish Labour Party, taking over from Jim M

Kezia Dugdale is the leader of the Scottish Labour Party, taking over from Jim Murphy. Like Nicola Sturgeon, she served as deputy before taking over, beating K [...]

Read full article: Kezia Dugdale is the leader of the Scott...→

What time will Nicola Sturgeon participate in FMQs today? Where can I watch the coronavirus update on Wednesday?

The First Minister will be facing questions from parliament this afternoon on the government’s handling of coronavirus

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Stuart Patrick: We are still missing a roadmap for escaping the economic crisis

Stuart Patrick: We are still missing a roadmap for escaping the economic crisis

I MANAGED a wry smile when First Minister Nicola Sturgeon expressed her support for introducing a four-day working week. I was tempted to say it has…

Read full article: Stuart Patrick: We are still missing a r...→
Lockdown measures set to be relaxed - what you need to know

Lockdown measures set to be relaxed - what you need to know

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has outlined the Scottish Government’s route map to some semblance of normality.

Read full article: Lockdown measures set to be relaxed - wh...→
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Nicola Sturgeon reveals details of national 'test and protect' scheme

Nicola Sturgeon reveals details of national 'test and protect' scheme

The First Minister said the 'vital' tracing programme would only work if all Scots agreed to come forward for testing if they display symptoms of Covid-19.

Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon reveals details of natio...→
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Poll: Majority of Scots think Nicola Sturgeon has done better job during pandemic than Boris Johnson

A survey conducted by Ipsos Mori on behalf of BBC Scotland has found that the majority of Scots think the First Minister has handled the ongoing crisis more ef [...]

Read full article: Poll: Majority of Scots think Nicola Stu...→
Nicola Sturgeon begins easing of lockdown in Scotland

Nicola Sturgeon begins easing of lockdown in Scotland

The First Minister has confirmed lockdown rules will be slowly relaxed from tomorrow.

Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon begins easing of lockdow...→
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About time, Nicola! Sturgeon joins rest of UK in lifting lockdown rules - two weeks late

About time, Nicola! Sturgeon joins rest of UK in lifting lockdown rules - two weeks late

NICOLA STURGEON finally joined the rest of the UK in relaxing some lockdown rules two weeks after the rest of the United Kingdom implemented the changes.

Read full article: About time, Nicola! Sturgeon joins rest ...→
People in Scotland can meet outside from tomorrow, Sturgeon says

People in Scotland can meet outside from tomorrow, Sturgeon says

Scotland will begin easing lockdown from tomorrow, allowing people to meet outdoors from a distance, Nicola Sturgeon has confirmed. The First Minister said the [...]

Read full article: People in Scotland can meet outside from...→
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Coronavirus: Sturgeon confirms lockdown to start lifting tomorrow

Coronavirus: Sturgeon confirms lockdown to start lifting tomorrow

NICOLA Sturgeon has confirmed the coronavirus lockdown will start to ease tomorrow, as a new contact tracing system is rolled out by the country’s…

Read full article: Coronavirus: Sturgeon confirms lockdown ...→
Nicola Sturgeon is set to ease lockdown measures across Scotland which will allo [...]

Nicola Sturgeon is set to ease lockdown measures across Scotland which will allo [...]

Nicola Sturgeon is set to ease lockdown measures across Scotland which will allow us a bit more freedom.... We are officially moving from Phase 0 to Phase 1 af [...]

Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon is set to ease lockdown ...→
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Boris to face 'major test' from Nicola Sturgeon's SNP over Brexit fisheries deal next year

Boris to face 'major test' from Nicola Sturgeon's SNP over Brexit fisheries deal next year

BORIS JOHNSON has been warned he is due to face a "major test" of his Brexit deal on fisheries from Nicola Sturgeon next year.

Read full article: Boris to face 'major test' from Nicola S...→
Galston schoolboy goes viral after impersonating Nicola Sturgeon

Galston schoolboy goes viral after impersonating Nicola Sturgeon

Archie Mills video tribute to the First Minister has been watched more than 52,000 times.

Read full article: Galston schoolboy goes viral after imper...→
Calls for inquiry into 'national scandal' of deaths at Skye care home

Calls for inquiry into 'national scandal' of deaths at Skye care home

NICOLA Sturgeon is facing calls for a dedicated public inquiry into the “national scandal” of Covid deaths in Scotland’s care homes.

Read full article: Calls for inquiry into 'national scandal...→
Coronavirus: Fears over lack of support for single parents in test, trace and isolate strategy

Coronavirus: Fears over lack of support for single parents in test, trace and isolate strategy

NICOLA Sturgeon has stressed that people required to self-isolate under the Scottish Government's new contact tracing scheme will receive support…

Read full article: Coronavirus: Fears over lack of support ...→
Sturgeon schools Carlaw on leadership after Cummings row

Sturgeon schools Carlaw on leadership after Cummings row

NICOLA Sturgeon has made a thinly-veiled attack on Jackson Carlaw’s leadership of the Scottish Tories in light of his slow response to the Dominic…

Read full article: Sturgeon schools Carlaw on leadership af...→
Nicola Sturgeon squirms as she is grilled on 'devastating' COVID-19 response in FMQs row

Nicola Sturgeon squirms as she is grilled on 'devastating' COVID-19 response in FMQs row

NICOLA STURGEON received a savage grilling regarding the devastating consequences of the SNP's "rush" to discharge nearly 1000 vulnerable patients from hospita [...]

Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon squirms as she is grille...→
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Nicola Sturgeon's cosy relationship with Ursula von der Leyen exposed: 'We want UK in EU'

Nicola Sturgeon's cosy relationship with Ursula von der Leyen exposed: 'We want UK in EU'

NICOLA STURGEON wants to keep Scotland in the EU - and it appears she has been working closely with President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, [...]

Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon's cosy relationship with...→
Nicola Sturgeon blow: How waiting list scandal 'showed failure as Health Minister'

Nicola Sturgeon blow: How waiting list scandal 'showed failure as Health Minister'

NICOLA STURGEON was accused of being a "failure" as a Health Minister by former Scottish Labour leader Johann Lamont after the discovery of questionable NHS wa [...]

Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon blow: How waiting list s...→
Opinion: Rosemary Goring: Nicola Sturgeon or Boris Johnson? When it comes to dealing with coronavirus, there's no contest

Opinion: Rosemary Goring: Nicola Sturgeon or Boris Johnson? When it comes to dealing with coronavirus, there's no contest

In a poll conducted for BBC Scotland, before the Dominic Cummings saga surfaced, Nicola Sturgeon was rated as handling the coronavirus pandemic…

Read full article: Opinion: Rosemary Goring: Nicola Sturgeo...→
Coronavirus in Scotland: Beer gardens could open within weeks

Coronavirus in Scotland: Beer gardens could open within weeks

Beer gardens and some shops may open by mid-June amid plans to accelerate the easing of lockdown, Nicola Sturgeon has said.This week will see the first ministe [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Beer gardens co...→
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Sturgeon urges Scots 'make sacrifices for common good' in thinly-veiled swipe at Boris

Sturgeon urges Scots 'make sacrifices for common good' in thinly-veiled swipe at Boris

NICOLA STURGEON took a thinly-veiled swipe at Boris Johnson and his chief advisor Dominic Cummings as she warned Scots they will have to make more "sacrifices" [...]

Read full article: Sturgeon urges Scots 'make sacrifices fo...→
Nicola Sturgeon confirms lockdown rules in Scotland will be eased tomorrow

Nicola Sturgeon confirms lockdown rules in Scotland will be eased tomorrow

The First Minister has handed Scots a welcome boost after two long months of strict lockdown restrictions in the fight against Covid-19.

Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon confirms lockdown rules ...→
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Nicola Sturgeon to announce 'cautious' steps out of lockdown today

Nicola Sturgeon to announce 'cautious' steps out of lockdown today

People could be permitted to meet up with friends or relatives from other households - one household at a time.

Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon to announce 'cautious' s...→
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Coronavirus in Scotland LIVE: Nicola Sturgeon set to announce easing of lockdown in Scotland

Last updated: Thursday, 28 May, 2020, 06:55... The Scottish Government's test, trace and isolate programme - labelled Test and Protect - will go live from Thur [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland LIVE: Nicola Stu...→
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Coronavirus crisis has put the independence question firmly 'back on' — but which way will it swing opinion? | Press and Journal

Coronavirus crisis has put the independence question firmly 'back on' — but which way will it swing opinion? | Press and Journal

Before Scotland’s deadly encounter with the coronavirus, Nicola Sturgeon had hoped 2020 would be the year she would deliver Scottish independence on the back o [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus crisis has put the independe...→
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Sturgeon pledges support for Scots required to self-isolate during pandemic

Nicola Sturgeon has insisted people having to self-isolate under the Scottish Government’s contact tracing scheme will receive support, including alternative a [...]

Read full article: Sturgeon pledges support for Scots requi...→
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Coronavirus: Nicola Sturgeon to 'look very carefully' at extending support for students

Coronavirus: Nicola Sturgeon to 'look very carefully' at extending support for students

THE SCOTTISH Government will “look very carefully” at extending funding for students during the summer, Nicola Sturgeon has indicated.

Read full article: Coronavirus: Nicola Sturgeon to 'look ve...→
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FMQs: Pressure mounts for care home deaths public inquiry

Nicola Sturgeon is under mounting pressure to launch an inquiry into her government’s decision to discharge older people from hospital into care homes without [...]

Read full article: FMQs: Pressure mounts for care home deat...→
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Sturgeon to face her 'ferocious enemies' after COVID-19 - 'Separatist echelons won't stop'

Sturgeon to face her 'ferocious enemies' after COVID-19 - 'Separatist echelons won't stop'

NICOLA STURGEON will have to face the "ferocious enemies" within her own Scottish National Party once she has fought off the coronavirus crisis, it has been wa [...]

Read full article: Sturgeon to face her 'ferocious enemies'...→
Holyrood and Whitehall need to put tensions aside

Holyrood and Whitehall need to put tensions aside

With the UK’s united coronavirus approach apparently fraying at the edges, some say Nicola Sturgeon is playing politics in a crisis. Others claim Scotland is h [...]

Read full article: Holyrood and Whitehall need to put tensi...→
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Nicola Sturgeon: Scotland’s “Test and Protect” strategy to be launched on Thursday

Scotland will launch its national test and trace strategy in the next phase of the battle against Coronavirus this week as the country emerges from lockdown, N [...]

Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon: Scotland’s “Test and Pr...→
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When will shops reopen in Scotland? When clothes shops and non essential retailers could reopen according to lockdown route map

A route map was issued by First Minister Nicola Sturgeon on 21 May, which outlined the phased lifting of lockdown restrictions in Scotland

Read full article: When will shops reopen in Scotland? When...→
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About time, Nicola! Sturgeon joins rest of UK in lifting lockdown rules - two weeks late

About time, Nicola! Sturgeon joins rest of UK in lifting lockdown rules - two weeks late

NICOLA STURGEON finally joined the rest of the UK in relaxing some lockdown rules two weeks after the rest of the United Kingdom implemented the changes.

Read full article: About time, Nicola! Sturgeon joins rest ...→
Two households can meet outside in Scotland as of tomorrow, Sturgeon announces

Two households can meet outside in Scotland as of tomorrow, Sturgeon announces

People from different households in Scotland will be able to meet at a distance in a garden or a park from tomorrow, Nicola Sturgeon has said. More follows…

Read full article: Two households can meet outside in Scotl...→
  • #Nicola Sturgeon
Nicola Sturgeon confirms lockdown rules in Scotland will be eased tomorrow

Nicola Sturgeon confirms lockdown rules in Scotland will be eased tomorrow

The First Minister has handed Scots a welcome boost after two long months of strict lockdown restrictions in the fight against Covid-19.

Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon confirms lockdown rules ...→
  • #Nicola Sturgeon
Coronavirus: Sturgeon confirms lockdown to start lifting tomorrow

Coronavirus: Sturgeon confirms lockdown to start lifting tomorrow

NICOLA Sturgeon has confirmed the coronavirus lockdown will start to ease tomorrow, as a new contact tracing system is rolled out by the country’s…

Read full article: Coronavirus: Sturgeon confirms lockdown ...→
Coronavirus LIVE: Nicola Sturgeon CONFIRMS Scotland's  Scotland's lockdown eased

Coronavirus LIVE: Nicola Sturgeon CONFIRMS Scotland's Scotland's lockdown eased

Follow live as we bring you the latest coronavirus developments from across Scotland and further afield.

Read full article: Coronavirus LIVE: Nicola Sturgeon CONFIR...→
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Nicola Sturgeon to announce 'cautious' steps out of lockdown today

Nicola Sturgeon to announce 'cautious' steps out of lockdown today

People could be permitted to meet up with friends or relatives from other households - one household at a time.

Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon to announce 'cautious' s...→
  • #Nicola Sturgeon
Boris to face 'major test' from Nicola Sturgeon's SNP over Brexit fisheries deal next year

Boris to face 'major test' from Nicola Sturgeon's SNP over Brexit fisheries deal next year

BORIS JOHNSON has been warned he is due to face a "major test" of his Brexit deal on fisheries from Nicola Sturgeon next year.

Read full article: Boris to face 'major test' from Nicola S...→
Coronavirus crisis has put the independence question firmly 'back on' — but which way will it swing opinion? | Press and Journal

Coronavirus crisis has put the independence question firmly 'back on' — but which way will it swing opinion? | Press and Journal

Before Scotland’s deadly encounter with the coronavirus, Nicola Sturgeon had hoped 2020 would be the year she would deliver Scottish independence on the back o [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus crisis has put the independe...→
  • #Nicola Sturgeon
Calls for inquiry into 'national scandal' of deaths at Skye care home

Calls for inquiry into 'national scandal' of deaths at Skye care home

NICOLA Sturgeon is facing calls for a dedicated public inquiry into the “national scandal” of Covid deaths in Scotland’s care homes.

Read full article: Calls for inquiry into 'national scandal...→
Sturgeon comes close to a mea culpa moment

Sturgeon comes close to a mea culpa moment

Hindsight has 20/20 vision but real-life politics is blurry-eyed.At first minister’s questions, Nicola Sturgeon asked for a measure of forbearance, even perhap [...]

Read full article: Sturgeon comes close to a mea culpa mome...→
  • #Nicola Sturgeon
Coronavirus: Nicola Sturgeon to 'look very carefully' at extending support for students

Coronavirus: Nicola Sturgeon to 'look very carefully' at extending support for students

THE SCOTTISH Government will “look very carefully” at extending funding for students during the summer, Nicola Sturgeon has indicated.

Read full article: Coronavirus: Nicola Sturgeon to 'look ve...→
  • #Nicola Sturgeon
Sturgeon schools Carlaw on leadership after Cummings row

Sturgeon schools Carlaw on leadership after Cummings row

NICOLA Sturgeon has made a thinly-veiled attack on Jackson Carlaw’s leadership of the Scottish Tories in light of his slow response to the Dominic…

Read full article: Sturgeon schools Carlaw on leadership af...→
Sturgeon 'thinks she loves Scotland - but she loves nationalism more' Critic savages FM

Sturgeon 'thinks she loves Scotland - but she loves nationalism more' Critic savages FM

NICOLA STURGEON has "loves the idea that she loves Scotland" - but "not as much as she loves Scottish nationalism", a critic has claimed.

Read full article: Sturgeon 'thinks she loves Scotland - bu...→
Sturgeon to face her 'ferocious enemies' after COVID-19 - 'Separatist echelons won't stop'

Sturgeon to face her 'ferocious enemies' after COVID-19 - 'Separatist echelons won't stop'

NICOLA STURGEON will have to face the "ferocious enemies" within her own Scottish National Party once she has fought off the coronavirus crisis, it has been wa [...]

Read full article: Sturgeon to face her 'ferocious enemies'...→
Nicola Sturgeon's cosy relationship with Ursula von der Leyen exposed: 'We want UK in EU'

Nicola Sturgeon's cosy relationship with Ursula von der Leyen exposed: 'We want UK in EU'

NICOLA STURGEON wants to keep Scotland in the EU - and it appears she has been working closely with President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, [...]

Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon's cosy relationship with...→

What time will Nicola Sturgeon participate in FMQs today? Where can I watch the coronavirus update on Wednesday?

The First Minister will be facing questions from parliament this afternoon on the government’s handling of coronavirus

Read full article: What time will Nicola Sturgeon participa...→
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Opinion: Rosemary Goring: Nicola Sturgeon or Boris Johnson? When it comes to dealing with coronavirus, there's no contest

Opinion: Rosemary Goring: Nicola Sturgeon or Boris Johnson? When it comes to dealing with coronavirus, there's no contest

In a poll conducted for BBC Scotland, before the Dominic Cummings saga surfaced, Nicola Sturgeon was rated as handling the coronavirus pandemic…

Read full article: Opinion: Rosemary Goring: Nicola Sturgeo...→
Lockdown measures set to be relaxed - what you need to know

Lockdown measures set to be relaxed - what you need to know

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has outlined the Scottish Government’s route map to some semblance of normality.

Read full article: Lockdown measures set to be relaxed - wh...→
  • #Nicola Sturgeon

Nicola Sturgeon: Scotland’s “Test and Protect” strategy to be launched on Thursday

Scotland will launch its national test and trace strategy in the next phase of the battle against Coronavirus this week as the country emerges from lockdown, N [...]

Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon: Scotland’s “Test and Pr...→
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Sturgeon urges Scots 'make sacrifices for common good' in thinly-veiled swipe at Boris

Sturgeon urges Scots 'make sacrifices for common good' in thinly-veiled swipe at Boris

NICOLA STURGEON took a thinly-veiled swipe at Boris Johnson and his chief advisor Dominic Cummings as she warned Scots they will have to make more "sacrifices" [...]

Read full article: Sturgeon urges Scots 'make sacrifices fo...→

Poll: Majority of Scots think Nicola Sturgeon has done better job during pandemic than Boris Johnson

A survey conducted by Ipsos Mori on behalf of BBC Scotland has found that the majority of Scots think the First Minister has handled the ongoing crisis more ef [...]

Read full article: Poll: Majority of Scots think Nicola Stu...→
Nicola Sturgeon begins easing of lockdown in Scotland

Nicola Sturgeon begins easing of lockdown in Scotland

The First Minister has confirmed lockdown rules will be slowly relaxed from tomorrow.

Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon begins easing of lockdow...→
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Scots can meet up in groups of 8 outside from tomorrow, Nicola Sturgeon says

Scots can meet up in groups of 8 outside from tomorrow, Nicola Sturgeon says

SCOTS will be allowed to see their family and friends for the first time in weeks in groups of up to eight people as long as they stay outside, Nicola Sturgeon [...]

Read full article: Scots can meet up in groups of 8 outside...→
  • #Nicola Sturgeon
People in Scotland can meet outside from tomorrow, Sturgeon says

People in Scotland can meet outside from tomorrow, Sturgeon says

Scotland will begin easing lockdown from tomorrow, allowing people to meet outdoors from a distance, Nicola Sturgeon has confirmed. The First Minister said the [...]

Read full article: People in Scotland can meet outside from...→
  • #Nicola Sturgeon

Nicola Sturgeon eases lockdown: Scotland prepares to enter phase one on Friday

The First Minister has confirmed that area’s of the lockdown rules are being eased as Scotland enters phase one.

Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon eases lockdown: Scotland...→
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Nicola Sturgeon is set to ease lockdown measures across Scotland which will allo [...]

Nicola Sturgeon is set to ease lockdown measures across Scotland which will allo [...]

Nicola Sturgeon is set to ease lockdown measures across Scotland which will allow us a bit more freedom.... We are officially moving from Phase 0 to Phase 1 af [...]

Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon is set to ease lockdown ...→
  • #Nicola Sturgeon

Coronavirus in Scotland LIVE: Nicola Sturgeon set to announce easing of lockdown in Scotland

Last updated: Thursday, 28 May, 2020, 06:55... The Scottish Government's test, trace and isolate programme - labelled Test and Protect - will go live from Thur [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland LIVE: Nicola Stu...→
  • #Nicola Sturgeon
Galston schoolboy goes viral after impersonating Nicola Sturgeon

Galston schoolboy goes viral after impersonating Nicola Sturgeon

Archie Mills video tribute to the First Minister has been watched more than 52,000 times.

Read full article: Galston schoolboy goes viral after imper...→
Should we all only work a four-day week? 

Should we all only work a four-day week? 

Trish Halpin and Tracey Blake, debate if women should embrace a four-day week. Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon, has claimed the move could help parents [...]

Read full article: Should we all only work a four-day week?...→

Sturgeon pledges support for Scots required to self-isolate during pandemic

Nicola Sturgeon has insisted people having to self-isolate under the Scottish Government’s contact tracing scheme will receive support, including alternative a [...]

Read full article: Sturgeon pledges support for Scots requi...→
  • #Nicola Sturgeon
Coronavirus: Fears over lack of support for single parents in test, trace and isolate strategy

Coronavirus: Fears over lack of support for single parents in test, trace and isolate strategy

NICOLA Sturgeon has stressed that people required to self-isolate under the Scottish Government's new contact tracing scheme will receive support…

Read full article: Coronavirus: Fears over lack of support ...→
Free hotel rooms will be used to help Scots isolate in 'test and protect' plan

Free hotel rooms will be used to help Scots isolate in 'test and protect' plan

Nicola Sturgeon was told staying away from family members to control the virus might be 'impossible'.

Read full article: Free hotel rooms will be used to help Sc...→
  • #Nicola Sturgeon

FMQs: Pressure mounts for care home deaths public inquiry

Nicola Sturgeon is under mounting pressure to launch an inquiry into her government’s decision to discharge older people from hospital into care homes without [...]

Read full article: FMQs: Pressure mounts for care home deat...→
  • #Nicola Sturgeon
Nicola Sturgeon squirms as she is grilled on 'devastating' COVID-19 response in FMQs row

Nicola Sturgeon squirms as she is grilled on 'devastating' COVID-19 response in FMQs row

NICOLA STURGEON received a savage grilling regarding the devastating consequences of the SNP's "rush" to discharge nearly 1000 vulnerable patients from hospita [...]

Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon squirms as she is grille...→
  • #Nicola Sturgeon

Kezia Dugdale is the leader of the Scottish Labour Party, taking over from Jim M

Kezia Dugdale is the leader of the Scottish Labour Party, taking over from Jim Murphy. Like Nicola Sturgeon, she served as deputy before taking over, beating K [...]

Read full article: Kezia Dugdale is the leader of the Scott...→
Nicola Sturgeon blow: How waiting list scandal 'showed failure as Health Minister'

Nicola Sturgeon blow: How waiting list scandal 'showed failure as Health Minister'

NICOLA STURGEON was accused of being a "failure" as a Health Minister by former Scottish Labour leader Johann Lamont after the discovery of questionable NHS wa [...]

Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon blow: How waiting list s...→
Stuart Patrick: We are still missing a roadmap for escaping the economic crisis

Stuart Patrick: We are still missing a roadmap for escaping the economic crisis

I MANAGED a wry smile when First Minister Nicola Sturgeon expressed her support for introducing a four-day working week. I was tempted to say it has…

Read full article: Stuart Patrick: We are still missing a r...→
Holyrood and Whitehall need to put tensions aside

Holyrood and Whitehall need to put tensions aside

With the UK’s united coronavirus approach apparently fraying at the edges, some say Nicola Sturgeon is playing politics in a crisis. Others claim Scotland is h [...]

Read full article: Holyrood and Whitehall need to put tensi...→
  • #Nicola Sturgeon
Coronavirus in Scotland: Beer gardens could open within weeks

Coronavirus in Scotland: Beer gardens could open within weeks

Beer gardens and some shops may open by mid-June amid plans to accelerate the easing of lockdown, Nicola Sturgeon has said.This week will see the first ministe [...]

Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Beer gardens co...→
  • #Nicola Sturgeon
Nicola Sturgeon reveals details of national 'test and protect' scheme

Nicola Sturgeon reveals details of national 'test and protect' scheme

The First Minister said the 'vital' tracing programme would only work if all Scots agreed to come forward for testing if they display symptoms of Covid-19.

Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon reveals details of natio...→
  • #Nicola Sturgeon

When will shops reopen in Scotland? When clothes shops and non essential retailers could reopen according to lockdown route map

A route map was issued by First Minister Nicola Sturgeon on 21 May, which outlined the phased lifting of lockdown restrictions in Scotland

Read full article: When will shops reopen in Scotland? When...→
  • #Nicola Sturgeon
Nicola Sturgeon begins easing of lockdown in Scotland

Nicola Sturgeon begins easing of lockdown in Scotland

The First Minister has confirmed lockdown rules will be slowly relaxed from tomorrow.

Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon begins easing of lockdow...→
  • #Nicola Sturgeon
Scots can meet up in groups of 8 outside from tomorrow, Nicola Sturgeon says

Scots can meet up in groups of 8 outside from tomorrow, Nicola Sturgeon says

SCOTS will be allowed to see their family and friends for the first time in weeks in groups of up to eight people as long as they stay outside, Nicola Sturgeon [...]

Read full article: Scots can meet up in groups of 8 outside...→
  • #Nicola Sturgeon
About time, Nicola! Sturgeon joins rest of UK in lifting lockdown rules - two weeks late

About time, Nicola! Sturgeon joins rest of UK in lifting lockdown rules - two weeks late

NICOLA STURGEON finally joined the rest of the UK in relaxing some lockdown rules two weeks after the rest of the United Kingdom implemented the changes.

Read full article: About time, Nicola! Sturgeon joins rest ...→
Two households can meet outside in Scotland as of tomorrow, Sturgeon announces

Two households can meet outside in Scotland as of tomorrow, Sturgeon announces

People from different households in Scotland will be able to meet at a distance in a garden or a park from tomorrow, Nicola Sturgeon has said. More follows…

Read full article: Two households can meet outside in Scotl...→
  • #Nicola Sturgeon
People in Scotland can meet outside from tomorrow, Sturgeon says

People in Scotland can meet outside from tomorrow, Sturgeon says

Scotland will begin easing lockdown from tomorrow, allowing people to meet outdoors from a distance, Nicola Sturgeon has confirmed. The First Minister said the [...]

Read full article: People in Scotland can meet outside from...→
  • #Nicola Sturgeon
Nicola Sturgeon confirms lockdown rules in Scotland will be eased tomorrow

Nicola Sturgeon confirms lockdown rules in Scotland will be eased tomorrow

The First Minister has handed Scots a welcome boost after two long months of strict lockdown restrictions in the fight against Covid-19.

Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon confirms lockdown rules ...→
  • #Nicola Sturgeon

Nicola Sturgeon eases lockdown: Scotland prepares to enter phase one on Friday

The First Minister has confirmed that area’s of the lockdown rules are being eased as Scotland enters phase one.

Read full article: Nicola Sturgeon eases lockdown: Scotland...→
  • #Nicola Sturgeon
Coronavirus: Sturgeon confirms lockdown to start lifting tomorrow

Coronavirus: Sturgeon confirms lockdown to start lifting tomorrow

NICOLA Sturgeon has confirmed the coronavirus lockdown will start to ease tomorrow, as a new contact tracing system is rolled out by the country’s…

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Coronavirus LIVE: Nicola Sturgeon CONFIRMS Scotland's  Scotland's lockdown eased

Coronavirus LIVE: Nicola Sturgeon CONFIRMS Scotland's Scotland's lockdown eased

Follow live as we bring you the latest coronavirus developments from across Scotland and further afield.

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Nicola Sturgeon is set to ease lockdown measures across Scotland which will allo [...]

Nicola Sturgeon is set to ease lockdown measures across Scotland which will allo [...]

Nicola Sturgeon is set to ease lockdown measures across Scotland which will allow us a bit more freedom.... We are officially moving from Phase 0 to Phase 1 af [...]

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Nicola Sturgeon to announce 'cautious' steps out of lockdown today

Nicola Sturgeon to announce 'cautious' steps out of lockdown today

People could be permitted to meet up with friends or relatives from other households - one household at a time.

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Boris to face 'major test' from Nicola Sturgeon's SNP over Brexit fisheries deal next year

Boris to face 'major test' from Nicola Sturgeon's SNP over Brexit fisheries deal next year

BORIS JOHNSON has been warned he is due to face a "major test" of his Brexit deal on fisheries from Nicola Sturgeon next year.

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Coronavirus in Scotland LIVE: Nicola Sturgeon set to announce easing of lockdown in Scotland

Last updated: Thursday, 28 May, 2020, 06:55... The Scottish Government's test, trace and isolate programme - labelled Test and Protect - will go live from Thur [...]

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Galston schoolboy goes viral after impersonating Nicola Sturgeon

Galston schoolboy goes viral after impersonating Nicola Sturgeon

Archie Mills video tribute to the First Minister has been watched more than 52,000 times.

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Coronavirus crisis has put the independence question firmly 'back on' — but which way will it swing opinion? | Press and Journal

Coronavirus crisis has put the independence question firmly 'back on' — but which way will it swing opinion? | Press and Journal

Before Scotland’s deadly encounter with the coronavirus, Nicola Sturgeon had hoped 2020 would be the year she would deliver Scottish independence on the back o [...]

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Should we all only work a four-day week? 

Should we all only work a four-day week? 

Trish Halpin and Tracey Blake, debate if women should embrace a four-day week. Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon, has claimed the move could help parents [...]

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Calls for inquiry into 'national scandal' of deaths at Skye care home

Calls for inquiry into 'national scandal' of deaths at Skye care home

NICOLA Sturgeon is facing calls for a dedicated public inquiry into the “national scandal” of Covid deaths in Scotland’s care homes.

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Sturgeon pledges support for Scots required to self-isolate during pandemic

Nicola Sturgeon has insisted people having to self-isolate under the Scottish Government’s contact tracing scheme will receive support, including alternative a [...]

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Sturgeon comes close to a mea culpa moment

Sturgeon comes close to a mea culpa moment

Hindsight has 20/20 vision but real-life politics is blurry-eyed.At first minister’s questions, Nicola Sturgeon asked for a measure of forbearance, even perhap [...]

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Coronavirus: Fears over lack of support for single parents in test, trace and isolate strategy

Coronavirus: Fears over lack of support for single parents in test, trace and isolate strategy

NICOLA Sturgeon has stressed that people required to self-isolate under the Scottish Government's new contact tracing scheme will receive support…

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Coronavirus: Nicola Sturgeon to 'look very carefully' at extending support for students

Coronavirus: Nicola Sturgeon to 'look very carefully' at extending support for students

THE SCOTTISH Government will “look very carefully” at extending funding for students during the summer, Nicola Sturgeon has indicated.

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Free hotel rooms will be used to help Scots isolate in 'test and protect' plan

Free hotel rooms will be used to help Scots isolate in 'test and protect' plan

Nicola Sturgeon was told staying away from family members to control the virus might be 'impossible'.

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Sturgeon schools Carlaw on leadership after Cummings row

Sturgeon schools Carlaw on leadership after Cummings row

NICOLA Sturgeon has made a thinly-veiled attack on Jackson Carlaw’s leadership of the Scottish Tories in light of his slow response to the Dominic…

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FMQs: Pressure mounts for care home deaths public inquiry

Nicola Sturgeon is under mounting pressure to launch an inquiry into her government’s decision to discharge older people from hospital into care homes without [...]

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Sturgeon 'thinks she loves Scotland - but she loves nationalism more' Critic savages FM

Sturgeon 'thinks she loves Scotland - but she loves nationalism more' Critic savages FM

NICOLA STURGEON has "loves the idea that she loves Scotland" - but "not as much as she loves Scottish nationalism", a critic has claimed.

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Nicola Sturgeon squirms as she is grilled on 'devastating' COVID-19 response in FMQs row

Nicola Sturgeon squirms as she is grilled on 'devastating' COVID-19 response in FMQs row

NICOLA STURGEON received a savage grilling regarding the devastating consequences of the SNP's "rush" to discharge nearly 1000 vulnerable patients from hospita [...]

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Sturgeon to face her 'ferocious enemies' after COVID-19 - 'Separatist echelons won't stop'

Sturgeon to face her 'ferocious enemies' after COVID-19 - 'Separatist echelons won't stop'

NICOLA STURGEON will have to face the "ferocious enemies" within her own Scottish National Party once she has fought off the coronavirus crisis, it has been wa [...]

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Kezia Dugdale is the leader of the Scottish Labour Party, taking over from Jim M

Kezia Dugdale is the leader of the Scottish Labour Party, taking over from Jim Murphy. Like Nicola Sturgeon, she served as deputy before taking over, beating K [...]

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Nicola Sturgeon's cosy relationship with Ursula von der Leyen exposed: 'We want UK in EU'

Nicola Sturgeon's cosy relationship with Ursula von der Leyen exposed: 'We want UK in EU'

NICOLA STURGEON wants to keep Scotland in the EU - and it appears she has been working closely with President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, [...]

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What time will Nicola Sturgeon participate in FMQs today? Where can I watch the coronavirus update on Wednesday?

The First Minister will be facing questions from parliament this afternoon on the government’s handling of coronavirus

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Nicola Sturgeon blow: How waiting list scandal 'showed failure as Health Minister'

Nicola Sturgeon blow: How waiting list scandal 'showed failure as Health Minister'

NICOLA STURGEON was accused of being a "failure" as a Health Minister by former Scottish Labour leader Johann Lamont after the discovery of questionable NHS wa [...]

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Stuart Patrick: We are still missing a roadmap for escaping the economic crisis

Stuart Patrick: We are still missing a roadmap for escaping the economic crisis

I MANAGED a wry smile when First Minister Nicola Sturgeon expressed her support for introducing a four-day working week. I was tempted to say it has…

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Opinion: Rosemary Goring: Nicola Sturgeon or Boris Johnson? When it comes to dealing with coronavirus, there's no contest

Opinion: Rosemary Goring: Nicola Sturgeon or Boris Johnson? When it comes to dealing with coronavirus, there's no contest

In a poll conducted for BBC Scotland, before the Dominic Cummings saga surfaced, Nicola Sturgeon was rated as handling the coronavirus pandemic…

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Holyrood and Whitehall need to put tensions aside

Holyrood and Whitehall need to put tensions aside

With the UK’s united coronavirus approach apparently fraying at the edges, some say Nicola Sturgeon is playing politics in a crisis. Others claim Scotland is h [...]

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Lockdown measures set to be relaxed - what you need to know

Lockdown measures set to be relaxed - what you need to know

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has outlined the Scottish Government’s route map to some semblance of normality.

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Coronavirus in Scotland: Beer gardens could open within weeks

Coronavirus in Scotland: Beer gardens could open within weeks

Beer gardens and some shops may open by mid-June amid plans to accelerate the easing of lockdown, Nicola Sturgeon has said.This week will see the first ministe [...]

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Nicola Sturgeon: Scotland’s “Test and Protect” strategy to be launched on Thursday

Scotland will launch its national test and trace strategy in the next phase of the battle against Coronavirus this week as the country emerges from lockdown, N [...]

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Nicola Sturgeon reveals details of national 'test and protect' scheme

Nicola Sturgeon reveals details of national 'test and protect' scheme

The First Minister said the 'vital' tracing programme would only work if all Scots agreed to come forward for testing if they display symptoms of Covid-19.

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Sturgeon urges Scots 'make sacrifices for common good' in thinly-veiled swipe at Boris

Sturgeon urges Scots 'make sacrifices for common good' in thinly-veiled swipe at Boris

NICOLA STURGEON took a thinly-veiled swipe at Boris Johnson and his chief advisor Dominic Cummings as she warned Scots they will have to make more "sacrifices" [...]

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When will shops reopen in Scotland? When clothes shops and non essential retailers could reopen according to lockdown route map

A route map was issued by First Minister Nicola Sturgeon on 21 May, which outlined the phased lifting of lockdown restrictions in Scotland

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Poll: Majority of Scots think Nicola Sturgeon has done better job during pandemic than Boris Johnson

A survey conducted by Ipsos Mori on behalf of BBC Scotland has found that the majority of Scots think the First Minister has handled the ongoing crisis more ef [...]

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