IAN BLACKFORD:MP for Ross, Skye & Lochaber

January 2018

UK GOVERNMENT IS INTERNATIONAL EMBARRASSMENT

PMQs: “UK GOVERNMENT IN CRISIS” OVER BREXIT Ian Blackford MP said the UK government is in crisis over Brexit, asking “Where is the Leadership?” during…

PM WILL NOT ACT ON RBS BREACH OF EQUALITY LAWS

PMQs: RBS “IN BREACH OF EQUALITY LAW” BUT THERESA MAY STILL REFUSES TO ACT The Prime Minister has refused to hold the Royal Bank of…

OPPOSITION PARTIES SEEK ALLIANCE WITH TRADE UNIONS IN FIGHT TO DEFEND UK’s SINGLE MARKET MEMBERSHIP

WORKERS’ RIGHTS, JOBS, INCOMES, AND LIVING STANDARDS ALL UNDER THREAT FROM TORY EXTREME BREXIT The Westminster leaders of the SNP, Liberal Democrats, Plaid Cymru, and…

RBS CHIEF ADMITS MASS BANK CLOSURES WILL BE “PAINFUL” FOR CUSTOMERS 

   SNP URGE UK GOVERNMENT TO INTERVENE TO SAVE BRANCHES ACROSS SCOTLAND   The SNP has called on RBS to halt its plans for mass…

RBS ‘COMMUNITY BANKERS’ REPLACEMENT

“RIDICULOUS” RBS DECISION TO REPLACE 62 BRANCHES WITH 7 “COMMUNITY BANKERS” IS A SLAP IN THE FACE FOR COMMUNITIES The SNP has described the decision…

SCOTLAND IS WATCHING AS SCOTTISH TORIES SUPPORT WESTMINSTER POWER GRAB

BREXIT BILL PROCEEDS TO LORDS Ian Blackford MP, the SNP’s Westminster Leader, has condemned Scottish Tory MPs following their broken promises on the EU Withdrawal…

LABOUR MPs URGED TO DEFY CORBYN ON SINGLE MARKET VOTE

LABOUR MPs URGED TO DEFY CORBYN ON SINGLE MARKET VOTE Ahead of today’s votes on the EU Withdrawal Bill, the SNP’s Westminster leader has challenged…

TORY GOVERNMENT HAVE NO ANALYSIS ON BREXIT IMPACT

PMQs: THERESA MAY FAILS TO CONFIRM ANY UK GOVERNMENT ANALYSIS ON BREXIT Theresa May has failed to confirm today if the UK government has received…

OPPOSITION LEADERS PUSH FOR COMMONS VOTE ON SINGLE MARKET AND CUSTOMS UNION

JOINT AMENDMENT TO EU WITHDRAWAL BILL WOULD REQUIRE MEMBERSHIP GUARANTEE The Westminster leaders of the SNP, Liberal Democrats, Plaid Cymru, and the Green Party, are…

NO POINTS FOR PM ON BREXIT

PMQs: ‘NUL POINTS’ FOR THE PRIME MINISTER ON BREXIT The SNP has condemned the Prime Minister for the chaos engulfing the UK government over Brexit,…

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