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Only 43 cases  were reported to the fiscal

Only 43 cases sent to fiscal

Scottish Liberal Democrat environment spokesperson Rebecca Bell has called for people who dispose of waste illegally to “face the full force of the law”, after new research by the Scottish Liberal Democrats revealed that despite 125,000 reported incidents of fly tipping, just 43 cases were referred to the Procurator Fiscal.

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Despite strong denials, the Scots hunting community is accused of exploiting loopholes in the law.

What’s the hold-up on hunt ban?

Labour’s Lanark-based regional MSP Claudia Beamish has stirred up a row at Holyrood, accusing the Scottish Government of dragging its feet over a promised ban on blood sports.

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Erica Bradley-Young

Greens select their candidate

The South Lanarkshire branch of the Scottish Green Party has announced that Erica Bradley-Young has been selected as the prospective candidate for the forthcoming General Election on December 12 for the East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow constituency.

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Aileen Campbell MSP on Douglas Museum tour Aug 2019

MSP gets tourist view of Douglas

As part of Clydesdale MSP Aileen Campbell’s summer constituency tour she visited Douglas Heritage Museum – a hidden gem that boasts artefacts detailing the history and heritage of Douglas and surrounding area.

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