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Children's Parliament call for action to limit young people's exposure to alcohol
Both the Children’s Parliament and Alcohol Focus Scotland will publish their report on Thursday [19 September] at the Scottish Parliament, revealing concerns about the impact of frequent exposure to alcohol on children
Scottish Women's Aid: Domestic abuse is the number one reason why women and children are homeless
Research from Scottish Women’s Aid has found that more than three-quarters of homeless applications were from women who stated that they were in an abusive relationship as a reason for the application
Lib Dem leader contender Ed Davey defends his climate change record in government: CommonSpace interview
Former Climate Change Secretary and Lib Dem leadership candidate Ed Davey MP spoke to CommonSpace after a leadership hustings in Edinburgh on Saturday [8 June]
ED DAVEY is one of two candidates for the leadership of the Liberal Democrats, a party that has suddenly found a new lease of life through its unambiguous opposition to Brexit.
SNP conference condemns the Tories over not allowing Universal Credit split payments
SNP members have backed a motion at their Spring conference condemning the UK Government for refusing to introduce split payments for Universal Credit, despite the combined payment policy having a negative impact on victims of domestic violence