National News

Scottish Conservative leader, Ruth Davidson, has met with Prime Minister David Cameron in Downing Street today.

Co-Chaiman of the Conservative Party and Minister without Portfolio Sayeeda Warsi has sent a message to those celebrating Eid ul Adha this week.

Prime Minister David Cameron has welcomed the election of Ruth Davidson as Leader of the Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party.

Today the Government has announced new support for women's enterprise as part of a wider plan for economic recovery.

Labour-affiliated trade union Unison has confirmed strike action on 30th November, despite less than a quarter of balloted members actually voting to strike.

The Prime Minister has launched a new major national adoption and fostering campaign, Give a Child a Home, which calls on more people to come forward as adopters and foster parents.

The United Nations estimate that this week, the world's population will reach seven billion.

New figures reveal that nearly 80 per cent of those expected to benefit from the Government's protections for the lowest paid public sector workers will be women.

Women cabinet ministers have united with fellow female MPs to 'wear it pink' and raise awareness of breast cancer.

The Government has announced that more dangerous criminals will be given life sentences, there will be automatic prison sentences for knife criminals and more common sense brought into sentencing.