Nicola Sturgeon warns Scots they may face a stricter lockdown with MORE pubs and restaurants closed

Nicola Sturgeon warns Scots they may face a stricter lockdown with MORE pubs and restaurants closed under new tier system she will unveil TOMORROW By David Wilcock, Whitehall Correspondent For Mailonline Published: 17:19 BST, 20 October 2020 | Updated: 17:43 BST, 20 October 2020 Nicola Sturgeon warned Scots that an even stricter lockdown could be … Read more Nicola Sturgeon warns Scots they may face a stricter lockdown with MORE pubs and restaurants closed

Nicola Sturgeon is accused of ‘shamelessly’ exploiting coronavirus crisis

Nicola Sturgeon is accused of ‘shamelessly’ exploiting coronavirus crisis to ‘flog’ Scottish independence in article begging the EU to let it join Nicola Sturgeon wrote an article for Germany’s Die Welt slamming Brexit She said the UK’s stance in trade talks was ‘reckless’ during coronavirus crisis Insisted she wanted Scotland to join if she managed … Read more Nicola Sturgeon is accused of ‘shamelessly’ exploiting coronavirus crisis

Police say Mark Drakeford’s cross-border travel ban is ‘unenforceable’

Police chiefs have warned Mark Drakeford’s plan to impose a travel ban on English visitors to Wales from coronavirus hotspots is ‘unenforceable’.  The Welsh First Minister announced yesterday he intends to prohibit entry to people from areas with high levels of Covid-19 if Boris Johnson fails to impose UK-wide travel restrictions.  But the Police Federation … Read more Police say Mark Drakeford’s cross-border travel ban is ‘unenforceable’

Coronavirus: Nicola Sturgeon says she won’t rule out bans on UK travel

Travel bans could be introduced to stop people coming into Scotland from coronavirus hotspots in other parts of the UK. Nicola Sturgeon yesterday confirmed that she wants to stop cross-Border travel from regions that have the highest Covid-19 rates to those with a lower prevalence. The Scottish First Minister also backed a controversial move by … Read more Coronavirus: Nicola Sturgeon says she won’t rule out bans on UK travel

Support for Scottish independence at record high; 58% back UK split

Support for Scottish independence soars to record high in new poll as 58 per cent now back move to split up the UK and most want a new referendum within the next five years Analysis by Ipsos Mori for STV about Scottish attitudes to independence  58 per cent say they would vote Yes, while 42 … Read more Support for Scottish independence at record high; 58% back UK split

Nicola Sturgeon warns Scots NOT to travel to Blackpool

Nicola Sturgeon has told Scots not to travel to Blackpool and other high-risk areas of England after almost 200 cases in Scotland were linked to the holiday seaside town.  Scotland’s First Minister warned Celtic and Rangers fans that they should not travel to the Lancashire town to watch the Old Firm match in pubs on … Read more Nicola Sturgeon warns Scots NOT to travel to Blackpool

Nicola Sturgeon trolls Boris over SAGE spat

Nicola Sturgeon beats up Boris again over SAGE spat boasting her ‘circuit breaker’ lockdown is ‘rooted in scientific advice’ and warning that ‘half-measures’ don’t work against virus Nicola Sturgeon boasted that her ‘circuit breaker’ lockdown is backed by SAGE  First Minister swiped at ‘half measures’ after PM unveiled local lockdown plan Boris Johnson facing public … Read more Nicola Sturgeon trolls Boris over SAGE spat

Nicola Sturgeon dismisses row over Covid alcohol ban in Scotland

Nicola Sturgeon dismisses row over Covid alcohol ban in Scotland saying businesses ‘know whether they’re a restaurant or a cafe’ amid confusion over lockdown rules The First Minister spoke’ amid confusion over rules introduced on Friday  Pubs and restaurants across Scotland face booze ban and 6pm curfew Licensed premises in five Central Belt areas barred … Read more Nicola Sturgeon dismisses row over Covid alcohol ban in Scotland

Coronavirus UK: Anti-lockdown activists march on Edinburgh

Hundreds of maskless anti-lockdown protesters including conspiracy theorists today marched on Edinburgh on the first weekend of Nicola Sturgeon’s coronavirus clampdown on pubs across Scotland. Demonstrators brandished placards which screamed ‘Purge the Sturge’ and ‘Truth not Fear’ as they gathered outside the Scottish Parliament in defiance of tough restrictions on mass gatherings. Police patrolled the protest … Read more Coronavirus UK: Anti-lockdown activists march on Edinburgh

The final hurrah in Scotland! Drinkers flock to bars in Glasgow and Edinburgh for one last night out

Drinkers in Scotland partied to closing time last night as they did anything but toast Nicola Sturgeon‘s incoming 16-day alcohol ban. Groups enjoyed the chance to have one final pint in Glasgow and Edinburgh before the sweeping restriction comes in at 6pm this evening. Scotland’s First Minister imposed the two-week alcohol ban inside pubs and … Read more The final hurrah in Scotland! Drinkers flock to bars in Glasgow and Edinburgh for one last night out