Scots will pay different tax rates to the rest of UK for the first time
The Scottish government has today unveiled income tax changes which will for the first time see Scots paying different tax rates to the rest of the UK. The SNP minority government has proposed small tax increases for middle and high income earners, but says that a new “starter rate” will mean anyone earning less than £33,000 a…
What do Scots make of the Catalan independence crisis?
Ever since the Catalan independence vote, the region’s flag has been flying all over Scotland. James Blake is in Glasgow to find out what people are thinking.
Scots mothers to receive baby boxes packed with essentials
A cardboard box packed with essential items for the first year of a baby’s life. And when it’s emptied it can, along with a mattress, be turned into a cot. It’s a simple idea which has been introduced across Scotland to improve the health and welfare of the nation’s children.