Opinions

It's time for police governance to be revisited

THE POLICE and Fire Reform Act 2012 that created Police Scotland built a structure involving a single Police Force, overseen by the Scottish Police Authority (“SPA”), which would link the police to Government.

SNP ‘break income tax pledge and squeeze councils’

Below is my article in The Press and Journal after the SNP budget:

“The SNP manifesto for the Holyrood election last included a clear, unequivocal pledge not to raise income tax for basic rate payers.

Bonuses Awarded at NHS Tayside

TheCourier.co.uk this morning report on the news that NHS Tayside has paid more than £4million in awards to consultants and academics in the last year.