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scotsman.com 4 days ago
Energy provider in talks with union following announcement of Scottish site closures

Energy provider in talks with union following announcement of Scottish site closures

Talks are taking place between the Unite union and Ovo Energy after staff at the gas and electricity provider were told the company would close five of its Sco [...]

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‘No indication’ of announcement of measures to combat energy price hikes

‘No indication’ of announcement of measures to combat energy price hikes

The energy minister said he does not know when the Government will announce its plans to mitigate some of the energy price hikes due to hit households in April [...]

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Gold miner hails record production at Scottish site

Gold miner hails record production at Scottish site

It added: “The company believes there is significant potential to increase the resource at Cononish, with corresponding increase of life of mine.…

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How Tory civil war threatens Scottish party and puts pressure on the union

How Tory civil war threatens Scottish party and puts pressure on the union

The self-appointed guardians of the union have spoken, and they appear to judge the leader of the Scottish Tories something of an irrelevance. "Very

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scotsman.com 7 days ago
Why energy bills and carbon emissions are both set to rise because of SNP and Scottish Greens' policy – Murdo Fraser MSP

Why energy bills and carbon emissions are both set to rise because of SNP and Scottish Greens' policy – Murdo Fraser MSP

Scotland’s carbon footprint increased last week, energy bill rises will be close to follow, and imports of foreign gas will increase: all because of the polici [...]

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heraldscotland.com 11 days ago
Scottish gas storage pioneer acquired by English firm amid energy crisis

Scottish gas storage pioneer acquired by English firm amid energy crisis

A Scottish energy business that tried to win Government support for a plan to develop a huge offshore gas storage facility before the energy crisis…

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telegraph.co.uk 13 days ago
NatWest holds last ditch talks to rescue energy suppliers

NatWest holds last ditch talks to rescue energy suppliers

Ministers seek to avoid Treasury bailout of stricken energy firms with private sector loans

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telegraph.co.uk 14 days ago
New energy crisis talks as cold snap sends gas prices soaring

New energy crisis talks as cold snap sends gas prices soaring

Business Secretary is scrambling to avoid another string of supplier collapses following last year's crisis

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independent.co.uk 22 days ago
Emergency energy talks will stretch into coming days amid crisis

Emergency energy talks will stretch into coming days amid crisis

Meeting between the government, energy suppliers and Ofgem fails to agree a solution to ‘enormous crisis’ facing the sector

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dailymail.co.uk 25 days ago
Government to hold crunch talks with energy bosses as bills skyrocket

Government to hold crunch talks with energy bosses as bills skyrocket

Fears of runaway household bills in the new year have been mounting since rising gas prices bankrupted more than two dozen suppliers since September, costing t [...]

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scotsman.com 28 days ago
Scottish football postponement talks as Nicola Sturgeon sets 500 crowd limit

Scottish football postponement talks as Nicola Sturgeon sets 500 crowd limit

Scottish football clubs are locked in talks over the prospect of bringing forward the planned winter shutdown following Nicola Sturgeon's announcement on crowd [...]

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scotsman.com 33 days ago
Covid Scotland: Scottish Government continues discussions with Valneva over Livingston vaccine site

Covid Scotland: Scottish Government continues discussions with Valneva over Livingston vaccine site

The Covid-19 vaccine manufacturing site in Livingston is of “paramount” importance to the Scottish Government, health secretary Humza Yousaf has said.

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heraldscotland.com 34 days ago
Scottish and Welsh Governments in joint demand for urgent Home Office talks

Scottish and Welsh Governments in joint demand for urgent Home Office talks

THE SCOTTISH and Welsh governments have issued a joint call for urgent talks with the Home Office, amid growing concerns over the asylum situation…

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heraldscotland.com 35 days ago
Scottish transport giant agrees takeover deal | Marc Crothall: Tourism operators are back on the brink of collapse | ADC Energy wins trio of global contract extensions

Scottish transport giant agrees takeover deal | Marc Crothall: Tourism operators are back on the brink of collapse | ADC Energy wins trio of global contract extensions

Scottish transport giant agrees takeover deal... HELLO and welcome to the AM Business Briefing, as it is revealed Scottish transport giant Stagecoach is set to [...]

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heraldscotland.com 41 days ago
Scottish Rugby Union must be more transparent on investment in grassroots - David Barnes

Scottish Rugby Union must be more transparent on investment in grassroots - David Barnes

GIVEN the horrific weather conditions across Scotland last Saturday, the fact that any club matches at all went ahead should be regarded as a minor…

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Train drivers' union calls for end to peak fares in Scottish budget

Train drivers' union calls for end to peak fares in Scottish budget

TRAIN drivers in Scotland are calling for an end to rip-off “peak fares” in this week’s Scottish Budget to get the travelling public out of cars and back on to [...]

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Scottish Ministers call for ‘urgent’ action on energy bills

Scottish Ministers call for ‘urgent’ action on energy bills

Ministers in Edinburgh have written to the UK Government, saying there should be targeted support for those on low incomes.

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scotsman.com 3 days ago
Ovo job losses should prompt review of Scottish energy sector – Brian Wilson

Ovo job losses should prompt review of Scottish energy sector – Brian Wilson

News of Ovo Energy cutting hundreds of jobs in Perth and Dunfermline should not go unchallenged – not only because it throws light on the company’s business pr [...]

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scotsman.com 6 days ago
Scottish Football Transfer News: Rangers midfielder wanted, Celtic's £4.5m signing set to exit, Martin Boyle wants Hibs future talks, Hearts ace to sign new deal, Winger to return to Ibrox

Scottish Football Transfer News: Rangers midfielder wanted, Celtic's £4.5m signing set to exit, Martin Boyle wants Hibs future talks, Hearts ace to sign new deal, Winger to return to Ibrox

Scottish football was handed a massive boost on Tuesday with the confirmation the Scottish Government were lifting the restrictions on crowd numbers, starting [...]

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thesun.co.uk 8 days ago
PM and Sunak meet for crisis talks to plot slashing VAT on energy bills

PM and Sunak meet for crisis talks to plot slashing VAT on energy bills

BORIS Johnson and Rishi Sunak met for crisis talks on the cost of living yesterday to plot slashing VAT on energy bills. Despite publicly talking down the pros [...]

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express.co.uk 12 days ago
Local provider Together Energy follows 29 companies that went bust the past year

Local provider Together Energy follows 29 companies that went bust the past year

TOGETHER Energy is understood to be on the verge of becoming the largest supplier to collapse since Bulb.

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scotsman.com 13 days ago
Scottish Government expected to scrap Covid tests for travellers after UK Government announcement for England

Scottish Government expected to scrap Covid tests for travellers after UK Government announcement for England

Scottish ministers are expected to announce on Thursday they will follow the UK Government’s lead in removing Covid travel restrictions.

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scotsman.com 15 days ago
Scottish Government vow to ‘closely monitor’ schools return amid union calls for ‘immediate action’

Scottish Government vow to ‘closely monitor’ schools return amid union calls for ‘immediate action’

The Scottish Government has vowed to “closely monitor” the schools return amid union calls for “immediate action”.

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heraldscotland.com 22 days ago
Letters: The Scottish Government's policy on energy generation is going to be ruinous

Letters: The Scottish Government's policy on energy generation is going to be ruinous

CLAIRE Whitehouse boasts that Scotland's renewables produced the equivalent of 97 per cent of the country's electricity consumption in 2020, mostly…

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heraldscotland.com 26 days ago
Valneva hails 'constructive' Scottish talks over Livingston vaccine plant after UK Government axed deal

Valneva hails 'constructive' Scottish talks over Livingston vaccine plant after UK Government axed deal

PHARMACEUTICAL firm Valneva is in "advanced discussions" with Scottish Enterprise over a multi-million pound deal which would see its…

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scotsman.com 28 days ago
Scottish clubs, SPFL and Sky Sports locked in fixture talks as slots identified for potential rescheduling

Scottish clubs, SPFL and Sky Sports locked in fixture talks as slots identified for potential rescheduling

Scotland’s top-flight football clubs are locked in discussions with the Scottish Professional Football League and Sky Sports over whether to bring forward the [...]

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Delay January school reopening because of omicron, says Scottish teaching union SSTA

Delay January school reopening because of omicron, says Scottish teaching union SSTA

THE reopening of Scotland’s schools after the Christmas holidays should be delayed because of the risks posed by Covid-19’s omicron variant, a teaching union s [...]

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Scottish government told to set out clear plans for a just transition to green energy

Scottish government told to set out clear plans for a just transition to green energy

THE Scottish government has been told it must set out a clear industrial plan to secure a just transition for workers across Scotland.... Labour MSPs urged Hol [...]

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independent.co.uk 35 days ago
Farmer fined £18,000 for digging on Scottish site from the Stone Age

Farmer fined £18,000 for digging on Scottish site from the Stone Age

Prosecutors said he had shown ‘complete disregard’ for the ancient monument

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heraldscotland.com 35 days ago
Mark Williamson: Attack on energy giant shows investors see value in Scottish windfarms

Mark Williamson: Attack on energy giant shows investors see value in Scottish windfarms

AN asset management firm that caused complications for a venerable Scottish investment institution has turned its attention to SSE in a way that…

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heraldscotland.com 41 days ago
Scottish energy giant in war of words as activist investor calls for shake-up

Scottish energy giant in war of words as activist investor calls for shake-up

SCOTTISH energy giant SSE has come under-attack from an activist investor which is pressing for a dramatic shake-up at the group.

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£3m helping hand for Scottish households amid surging energy costs

£3m helping hand for Scottish households amid surging energy costs

A £3 million support fund has been launched to help Scots struggling with their energy bills amid a growing cost-of-living crisis. The Scottish Government

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scotsman.com 4 days ago
Former party figure calls existence of Scottish Conservatives 'threat to union'

Former party figure calls existence of Scottish Conservatives 'threat to union'

For one former senior figure, the situation is stark – the existence of the Scottish Conservative Party in its current form is a “massive threat” to the union.

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Co-op secures M8 site for £12m distribution facility | Innis & Gunn to open new bar in Glasgow | Marc Crothall: Signs of hope as Scottish tourism eyes life beyond Covid

Co-op secures M8 site for £12m distribution facility | Innis & Gunn to open new bar in Glasgow | Marc Crothall: Signs of hope as Scottish tourism eyes life beyond Covid

Co-op secures Lanarkshire brownfield site for £12m distribution facility... HELLO and welcome to the PM Business Briefing, as the Co-op has hailed securing an  [...]

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dailymail.co.uk 13 days ago
Kwasi Kwarteng holds crisis talks with energy firms

Kwasi Kwarteng holds crisis talks with energy firms

Mr Johnson faced a number of bruising exchanges over rising energy bills and soaring inflation as he was grilled during PMQs in the House of Commons this after [...]

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scotsman.com 20 days ago
11 Scottish areas with the highest covid rates as Nicola Sturgeon gives announcement ahead of Hogmanay

11 Scottish areas with the highest covid rates as Nicola Sturgeon gives announcement ahead of Hogmanay

Here are the 11 areas in Scotland with the highest coronavirus rates as harsher restrictions are implemented in a bid to slow down the spread of Omicron.

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scotsman.com 25 days ago
Scottish Ministers in £20m talks to rescue Livingston vaccine production site

Scottish Ministers in £20m talks to rescue Livingston vaccine production site

Up to £20m could be invested by the Scottish Government in a Livingston-based vaccine production site in a lifeline offer, it has emerged.

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heraldscotland.com 27 days ago
Plan for holiday village on historic Highland site rejected by Scottish Governmen

Plan for holiday village on historic Highland site rejected by Scottish Governmen

Controversial plans to build a £1 million holiday village on historic Culloden Moor have been turned down by the Scottish government despite one of…

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scotsman.com 28 days ago
Neil Doncaster responds to 'hammer blow' as Scottish football's JRG hold government talks over crowd restrictions

Neil Doncaster responds to 'hammer blow' as Scottish football's JRG hold government talks over crowd restrictions

Scottish football authorities are holding a series of consultations over the impact of the new restrictions on crowd sizes announced by Nicola Sturgeon.

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scotsman.com 32 days ago
Rangers target wanted by Bundesliga, interest in Celtic-linked international, Hibs manager talks, Hearts seek striker: Scottish Premiership Rumour Mill

Rangers target wanted by Bundesliga, interest in Celtic-linked international, Hibs manager talks, Hearts seek striker: Scottish Premiership Rumour Mill

Therefore it is prime time for rumour, gossip and speculation as the clock winds down to the big day – the opening of the transfer window on Saturday, January [...]

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Scottish and Welsh governments call for urgent talks with Home Office over its asylum policies

Scottish and Welsh governments call for urgent talks with Home Office over its asylum policies

THE Home Office has been approached for urgent talks by the Scottish and Welsh governments to address significant concerns over asylum policy.... Ministers fro [...]

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scotsman.com 35 days ago
Scottish crofter fined after digging up ancient burial site on Skye to use the earth for building

Scottish crofter fined after digging up ancient burial site on Skye to use the earth for building

A Skye crofter who destroyed an important ancient monument dating back to the bronze age has been fined £18,000.

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heraldscotland.com 41 days ago
Scottish transport giant's profits soar amid merger talks | Alison McRae: COP26 should be springboard for lasting change | Edinburgh bank adds big hitter

Scottish transport giant's profits soar amid merger talks | Alison McRae: COP26 should be springboard for lasting change | Edinburgh bank adds big hitter

Scottish transport giant's profits soar amid merger talks... HELLO and welcome to the AM Business Briefing, as Scottish transport giant Stagecoach has hailed a [...]

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standard.co.uk 42 days ago
Union and TfL in talks to stop third Tube strike this weekend

Union and TfL in talks to stop third Tube strike this weekend

A new bid to end the Tube strikes that threaten to disrupt travel each weekend before Christmas was being made on Tuesday.

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