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“Gagging” Bill Passed

Earlier this week, the controversial Lobbying Bill passed through the House of Lords and is now on its way to becoming law.  Critics have said the Bill has been forced through with little time or opportunity for consultation and scrutiny. Political reform Group Unlock...Read more...

Proposed Park Rules Under Fire

Glasgow City Council’s plan for changing the rules governing behaviour in public parks has come under fire this week as a petition is launched to oppose them by disgruntled park users.  Contained in the plans are measures to restrict certain activities, such as dog...Read more...

Carers Consultation Launched

The Scottish Government is consulting on legislation to promote, defend and extend the rights of carers and young carers in Scotland. Unpaid carers provide vital support to family, friends and neighbours, often to the detriment of their own health and life chances,...Read more...