Scottish Labour Johann Lamont leader said Scotland may need to look again at its policy of free university tuition.
Sir Alex Ferguson has accused SNP leader Alex Salmond of trying to “silence” the 800,000 Scots living in the rest of the United Kingdom.
With yet another question about the honesty of the SNP, just how accountable, really, is Alex Salmond?
Ed Jacobs reports on the latest wranglings in Scottish Labour as former leader Alex McLeish delivers a Halloween fright to current boss Johann Lamont.
Johann Lamont and Carwyn Jones maintained their opposing positions on universality and “freebies” in speeches to the Labour Party Conference in Manchester.
Scottish Labour leader Johann Lamont this week gave a speech challenging the orthodoxies of Scottish politics, threatening an end to some universal benefits.
It has been an unfortunate week for Alex Salmond, who was reprimanded by both the Scottish Labour Party and the Treasury in the space of 24 hours.
Johann Lamont MSP, leader of The Scottish Labour Party, calls on Alex Salmond to have the debate on independence now, and to have the referendum.
Left Foot Forward’s Ed Jacobs looks ahead to the political situation in Scotland in 2012.
In many respects, Johann Lamont’s election as leader of the Scottish Labour party was the easy bit – the hard work to depost Alex Salmond starts now, writes Ed Jacobs.