Press Releases

Bedroom Tax’ help

Over 45,500 hard-pressed households in Scotland have claimed £15.4 million in emergency housing help from April to November last year, figures published show. The figures show 45,772 households claimed £15,365,860 in the eight month period, almost a fourfold increase compared…

Over £1 billion reinvested in NHS frontline services

More than £1.1 billion has been ploughed back into frontline service through efficiency savings in NHSScotland over the last five years. The latest figures for 2012/13 show that NHS Boards have again exceeded their efficiency targets of three per cent,…