The Scottish Government should have a seat at the negotiating table in Brexit trade negotiations to protect the distinct priorities of Scottish trade, according to a House of Commons committee.
Scottish Affairs Committee
A UK version of the EU’s Council of Ministers should be set up to deal with powers shared between Westminster and the devolved administrations following Brexit, a former Scottish First Minister has said.
Keeping old oil and gas platforms in place could be a “triple win” for the North Sea, creating a fresh wave of employment, according to a conservationist group.
Sir Ian Wood has warned that the industry will “need to do something dramatic” if it hopes to recover the 20billion barrels of oil remaining in the North Sea.