Author Archives: Anthony Horan

02 Oct
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Scottish Parliament releases handy new guides

Scottish Parliament releases handy new guides The Scottish Parliament has published two new guides to help people better understand the role of Parliament and elected representatives. The first publication, titled ‘Who Does What’ provides a very brief but extremely useful ...

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27 Sep
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Have you considered working for an MSP or MP?

Have you considered working for an MSP or MP? Did you know that MSPs and MPs regularly advertise jobs, looking for people to assist them in their political work? There are opportunities for Caseworkers and Parliamentary Assistants to assist with ...

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25 Sep
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Labour MPs launch Catholic group

Labour MPs launch Catholic group A group of Labour MPs have launched a ‘Catholics for Labour’ group at the party’s conference in Brighton. The group, to be led Mike Kane MP for Wythenshawe and Sale East, will focus on social ...

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22 Sep
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Scottish Government must protect the world’s poorest

Scottish Government must protect the world’s poorest SCIAF has joined forces with other major international development organisations to challenge the Scottish Government to protect the world’s poorest people by making sure climate justice is a fundamental part of the forthcoming ...

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21 Sep
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Scottish Parliament failing on human rights

Scottish Parliament failing on human rights On Tuesday evening the Scottish Parliament passed a motion in the matter of dignity, equality and human rights. The motion, initiated by Angela Constance, Cabinet Secretary for Communities, Social Security and Equalities, was debated ...

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19 Sep
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Pope Francis: It is a sin not to pray for rulers

Pope Francis: It is a sin not to pray for rulers Pope Francis, during the morning Mass at Santa Marta Residence on September 18, said that it is “a sin not to pray for rulers”. In his homily the Holy ...

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07 Sep
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First Minister Reveals Government’s Programme for Scotland

First Minister Reveals Government’s Programme for Scotland First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has released the Government’s programme for Scotland 2017-18, titled ‘A Nation with Ambition’. Among the proposals set out in the document are the following: phase out the need for ...

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04 Sep
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Education Scotland reports solid performance by Catholic Schools

Education Scotland reports solid performance by Catholic Schools St Kentigern’s Academy in Blackburn and St Ninian’s Primary in Glasgow have received glowing reports from Education Scotland. During their visit to St Kentigern’s, inspectors talked with parents/carers, young people, the Head ...

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03 Sep
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Momentous Occasion as Scotland is Consecrated to the Immaculate Heart of Mary

Momentous Occasion as Scotland is Consecrated to the Immaculate Heart of Mary Scotland has been consecrated to the Immaculate Heart of Mary, our Mother, and the Mother of God. The historic event took place on Sunday at the national shrine ...

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31 Aug
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Call for Parliament to Celebrate the Consecration of Scotland to the Immaculate Heart of Mary

Call for Parliament to Celebrate the Consecration of Scotland to the Immaculate Heart of Mary Elaine Smith MSP has put forward a Parliamentary Motion at Holyrood, calling on Parliament to recognise the forthcoming Consecration of Scotland to the Immaculate Heart ...

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