Scottish Tory leader Douglas Ross has pledged his party will “stand up” for communities that have been “left behind” by the SNP as he promises to give people a right to veto unwanted developments.
Scotland’s “damaging and confusing” not proven verdict must be scrapped, the Scottish Conservative leader has said.
Scottish Conservative leader Douglas Ross hinted his party could seek a coalition with Labour in a bid to oust the SNP from power at Holyrood.
Scottish Conservative leader Douglas Ross repeatedly dodged questions about Boris Johnson describing devolution in Scotland as a “disaster”, and did not say whether he thinks the Prime Minister should resign.
A Tory MSP has left the frontbench after he defied the party whip and voted against new coronavirus restrictions.
The Scottish Tories will outline plans for the doubling of sentences against those who attack emergency service staff, the party’s leader has said.
Boris Johnson is planning to form a “union task force” to boost the case for the UK and stem support for independence.
Boris Johnson's aides and allies have rushed to downplay reports the prime minister does not believe in the Scottish Parliament or devolution.
Nicola Sturgeon has hit out at reports the Prime Minister called devolution a "disaster" and "Tony Blair's biggest mistake".
The SNP “must” prepare for a second referendum on Scottish independence to take place in 2021, the party’s Westminster leader has said.
Scotland’s coronavirus contact tracing system is “working to a very high standard”, Nicola Sturgeon has insisted.
Nicola Sturgeon has described the prospect of an effective coronavirus vaccine as a "ray of hope in a pretty dark tunnel" but cautioned any treatment may not provide a "way out" of current restrictions until next year.
Douglas Ross has said politicians should be focusing on saving lives and jobs instead of “constitutional division”, after a poll suggested most Scots favoured indyref2 if pro-independence parties win a majority next year.
The Scottish and UK Governments have been urged to work together to introduce an exemption to coronavirus rules that mean offshore oil workers are required to self-isolate on the mainland.
Scottish Tory leader Douglas Ross has called on ministers at Holyrood and Westminster to work together to help find a “more positive future” for the North Sea oil industry.
The number of sick days police officers have taken due to stress and mental health-related issues has increased over the past three years.
Scotland’s Finance Secretary has welcomed the latest extension to the UK Government’s furlough scheme, saying it is “positive but long overdue”.
Treasury ministers have thrown doubt over a pledge to give Scottish workers furlough cash if Nicola Sturgeon decides on a future lockdown.
Clarity is needed “urgently” on further extension of the furlough scheme if a second lockdown becomes necessary in Scotland, Nicola Sturgeon has said.
When Douglas Ross made a speech to the Policy Exchange, he did not mince his words.
Scottish Conservative leader Douglas Ross admits Nicola Sturgeon is a better communicator than Boris Johnson
Douglas Ross has said the Scottish people are not “absolutely wrong” to have a low opinion of Boris Johnson and has admitted Nicola Sturgeon is a better communicator than the prime minister.
Downing Street has resisted calls to extend the furlough scheme beyond the end of England's lockdown, potentially leaving thousands of businesses and employees out of pocket in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.
Douglas Ross has slammed the UK Government's handling of the pandemic and Brexit, saying Westminster's approach has "undermined" the union.
Boris Johnson was wrong to reject an earlier national lockdown and to resist calls for a furlough extension, the leader of the Scottish Conservatives has said.
Scotland could be forced to follow England into lockdown this month or risk going it alone without the UK's full job retention scheme if national restrictions are required further down the line.
The UK Government must “immediately” guarantee the furlough scheme will be extended in Scotland if the country is forced into a second lockdown, Conservative leader Douglas Ross insists.
Douglas Ross has again broken ranks with Tory HQ and has backed calls for the UK Government to extend a £20 weekly uplift to Universal Credit.
The Scottish Conservatives are backing footballer Marcus Rashford’s campaign for free school meals in England, the party’s leader has said.
Scottish Conservative MPs will not take part in House of Commons votes that only apply to England after Douglas Ross came under fire for failing to support free school meals south of the border.
Leaked document suggests Scottish Government to excuse criminals from more than 200,000 hours of unpaid work
The Scottish Government will write down around 200,000 hours of unpaid work for criminals and has been asked to consider banning sentences of 12 months or less, a leaked document suggests.