Hopes of SNP majority hang in the balance, warns poll

THE SNP and Nicola Sturgeon look set to convincingly win the upcoming Holyrood elections in May but are at risk of failing to win an outright majority, according to recent polling. The Additional Members System (AMS) is designed to encourange cross-party co-operation and prevent one party from gaining a majority. However, the SNP ‘broke’ this… Continue Reading →

Welcome to Thistle News

Hello and welcome to Thistle News – a new online platform designed to bring you all the latest news and coverage in the run up to the Scottish Parliament elections in May. My name is Sam Ormiston and I am a freelance journalist based in Manchester. I moved here from Scotland in September to complete… Continue Reading →

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