Defence bases will be safer in an independent Scotland

Moray’s MP has dismissed claims that vital defence bases would suffer should the nation return a Yes vote in the independence referendum next year. Angus Robertson, who is the SNP’s spokesman on defence issues at the UK Parliament, was speaking out after accusations by a former defence secretary that pro-independence campaigners were using “back of … Read more

Libraries consultation draws over 2000 responses

As the period for responses to a Quality Impact Assessment on Moray Council’s proposals to close seven libraries drew to a close this week, it has been revealed that over 2000 residents filled out questionnaires. The local authority caused a storm of controversy when announcing their budget cut plans earlier this year, saying that they … Read more