Reading Time: 4 minutes On 21 May SPICe published a briefing looking at local government finance trends from 2013-14 onwards. Local Government Finance: facts and figures 2013-14 to 2018-19
Reading Time: 5 minutes The Scottish Government published its Five Year Financial Strategy yesterday. Publication of this document follows a recommendation of the Budget Process Review Group (BPRG) that
Reading Time: 3 minutes We are often asked what the law is on using electronic or e-cigarettes (“vaping”) in public places in Scotland. Is vaping allowed in public places?
Reading Time: 5 minutes Last week (23rd May) the Scottish Government brought forward a Bill to keep Scotland at the “forefront of global ambition” on climate change. So, what
Reading Time: 3 minutes The Scottish Government’s consultation on family law, a document of potentially great significance to Scottish children and their parents, was published last week. It received
Reading Time: 2 minutes We regularly receive enquiries from MSPs and their staff on behalf of constituents looking for funding to either establish a new business, or improve their