Hume backs calls for an end to Gaza conflict

Scottish Liberal Democrat south of Scotland MSP and Convener of the Parliament’s Cross Party Group on Palestine, Jim Hume, has backed Liberal Democrat Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg’s calls for Britain to suspend the sales of military equipment to Israel.

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New campaign a reminder of opportunities unlocked by working together across UK

Leader of the Scottish Liberal Democrats Willie Rennie MSP has said that a UK-wide campaign launched today for Scotland to remain in the UK, Let’s Stay Together, is a reminder of the common bond of culture and history shared by people across the UK family of nations.

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Hollow statement on armed policing will reassure no-one

Scottish Liberal Democrats have criticised the Justice Secretary's hollow statement on armed policing, warning that it will reassure no-one.

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Clegg backs cross-party commitment on more powers

Deputy Prime Minister and leader of the Liberal Democrats Nick Clegg has backed a cross-party commitment to deliver more powers to Scotland in the event of a No vote in the independence referendum in September.

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Police statistics only tell part of the story

Scottish Liberal Democrats have warned that police officer statistics published today only tell a small part of the story on policing in communities.

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Justice Secretary must back review of armed policing

Scottish Liberal Democrats have urged Justice Secretary Kenny MacAskill to back their calls to the Scottish Police Authority for a full and formal review of Police Scotland’s controversial policy on armed policing.

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Salmond in last chance saloon over open debate promise

Scottish Liberal Democrats have accused the nationalist government of using freedom of information laws as a barrier in the referendum debate.

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Conference on the new Scotland will help heal referendum divisions

Scottish Liberal Democrat leader Willie Rennie will this evening say that the Conference on the New Scotland will aim to bring the country together if Scotland votes No in September.

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Obesity figures illustrate health challenge clearly

Scottish Liberal Democrats have said that figures on childhood obesity published today serve as a timely reminder of the challenges facing the nation’s health.

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Charles Kennedy: Why our destiny must lie in the direction of the F-word

Charles Kennedy writes on a federal future with a stronger Scotland within the UK. This article originally appeared in the Herald newspaper:

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