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Dalkeith & District Branch of the SNP
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💷 New IFS report revealed that Scotland spends at least £800 more per pupil than other UK nations.

Under the SNP, we've delivered:

🧑🏼‍🏫 Higher teacher numbers
⬆️ Highest teacher pay in UK
🏫 Over 950 new or refurbished schools
📚 Higher passes at their highest since devolution
⚖️Today, the Supreme Court has ruled that certain parts of Bills passed unanimously by Holyrood to enshrine the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child are not within the legislative competence of the Scottish Parliament.

⛔️This ruling today makes evident that Scotland’s parliament does not have the powers it needs to protect our children’s rights. Instead, it is in the hands of...
Food shortages, fuel shortages, rising energy bills. The Tories can’t say they weren’t warned – but they chose to plough ahead with the hardest possible Brexit.
From food shortages, to rising energy prices and crumbling exports, Scotland is paying a heavy price of a Tory Brexit imposed against our will.
📣 In 2016, Boris Johnson said Brexit means we can easily trade with the US.

🤷🏼‍♂️ Michael Gove said "the day we vote to leave, we hold all the cards".

🃏 Now, the UK economy is a house of cards - as exports crumble and the UK is at the back of the trade deal queue.
Dalkeith Branch AGM is this evening at 7pm, please come along and join us. The zoom link will be in your branch email.
As the argument in favour of holding a second independence referendum within the current parliamentary term grows stronger it is becoming obvious that Westminster's determination to stand in the way of the vote will crumble. Here are the main reasons why: Democracy demands that the Westminster go
🗣 "A talented, outward looking, confident nation, building forward after the pandemic. Building forward to Scotland's new normal: independence." - Party President Mike Russell speaking at #SNP21

🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 We're gearing up for Scotland's referendum. Join us and let's win independence.
📺 The people of Scotland voted for it at #SP21.

🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 And there's now a pro-independence majority Scottish Government

🗳 It's up to the people of Scotland to decide, in an independence referendum in the first half of this parliament, Covid permitting, by the end of 2023.
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