We cannot win an election without community organising. It was an absolute disgrace the attack that the community organisers were under. It was a concerted organized attack against the community organising team at Southside shortly after the election and right up til this is current day. The community organiser team… Continue Reading Why Labour Needs Community Organising

My name is Nicola McAlley, I’m the Highlands and Islands reporter for STV news which basically means that I kind of whizz around the whole of the Highlands and Islands bringing people the latest news, it can be anything ranging from sport to hard news to crime. I come into… Continue Reading Nicola, Reporter

The Lexis Library database allows you to search for articles in UK Newspapers. First go to ‘News’ on the main toolbar and the search screen will open. You can type in your keywords or phrases into the ‘Search Terms’ box. try to aim for one keyword or phrase per box.… Continue Reading Lexis Library – UK Newspapers

How do you feel about the election? This is the salvation. What’s it like? It’s electric. – It makes you feel alive. It’s exhilarating and the endorphins afterwards … it’s better than any … Better than sex. How do you feel about the election? Are you going to vote? No.… Continue Reading Scotland: fear and Lothian on the campaign trail | Anywhere but Westminster

– The clue’s in the name, you know, the British Broadcasting Corporation. It definitely is a British unionist institution. It’s Britishness which is the norm and it’s Scottishness which is the aberration for the BBC. – You’ve got to work hard to believe the BBC after Jimmy Savile. You must… Continue Reading LONDON CALLING: BBC bias during the 2014 Scottish independence referendum

Do you look after somebody? Pick up their shopping? Collect their medicines? Or perhaps help around the house? If so, you are a carer. Being a carer can be rewarding. But it can also be tough. It’s important to look after yourself and not get burned out. Take a break,… Continue Reading Care Information Scotland

Get the help you need for the career you want with Skills Development Scotland. Our careers advisers provide free and impartial career information, advice and guidance, in schools, and from our career centres across Scotland. We offer support to people of any age, and at any stage in their career.… Continue Reading Careers Information, Advice and Guidance service in Scotland