“The Scottish Welfare Fund continues to provide a vital lifeline”
On this day in 1774 the Rev. Henry Duncan, founder of the first ever savings bank, was born at Lochrutton.
The Scottish Welfare Fund set up in 2013 by the Scottish Government to help out households most in need has aided 254,000 individual households
Scotland has a lower proportion of workers on zero-hours contracts than the UK.
The Tory obsession with austerity is a political choice, not a necessity
The divisions being created in Scotland today are not ones of religion or over an independence referendum.
Scottish Government announced today that the two child cap would not be implemented in Scotland’s Council Tax Reduction Scheme
“there is a difference between paying an hourly Living Wage rate and actually having a wage that you can live on. “
“Women in Scotland earn £182.90 per week less than men and yet make up 49% of the work force”