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Library users bring council to book

5 May 2021

Library users in Glasgow have reacted to closure proposals from the SNP-run city council to with weekends of read-ins and demonstrations at the threatened sites. Only 19 of the city’s 33 libraries have so far reopened after Covid-19 closures. 

Young workers need a future

22 April 2021

A new report describes is the sharp grow in youth unemployment since the pandemic began. Britain’s young adults are disproportionately impacted by the economic crisis.

The return of breast screening units

20 February 2021

Most breast screening programmes in Britain were paused in March 2020 because of Covid-19. Screening has since restarted, but there’s much to be done as almost a million women have missed mammograms.

A bad week for Project Fear

9 February 2021

It’s been a lousy few days for the doomsday merchants, the ones who said that companies would flee Britain once Brexit bit.

Steep cost of separatism revealed

9 February 2021

An new analysis of the prospects for Scotland should the SNP succeed in detaching it from the rest of Britain makes grim reading for the separatists.

Chocolate’s coming home

9 February 2021

International food giant Mondelez is shifting the bulk of its Cadbury’s Dairy Milk production back to Britain. This reverses much of the outsourcing that took place in 2017.

SNP in bid to stop test case for unilateral referendum

23 January 2021

Scotland’s Attorney General told its highest court on Friday 21 January that the pro-separatist campaigner seeking a ruling that the Scottish parliament can lawfully hold a second “independence” referendum unilaterally lacks the legal standing to bring his case.

Deep mining again in Cumbria

17 January 2021

The first new deep coalmine in Britain for over 30 years will go ahead in Cumbria. It will supplying coking coal for steelmaking.

PPE: local firms step up

17 January 2021

A Yorkshire company has developed new production facilities.for personal protective equipment, one of many innovations from British firms in the face of the pandemic.

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