The SNP’s culture of secrecy is doing lasting damage to trust in politics – Holyrood Magazine

Poorest Scots 15 times more likely to die from drug misuse last year – The Scotsman

Call for education statistics body to cut through ‘spin’ on performance – STV News

Susan Aitken’s £10m Glasgow gift cards used to buy vodka, cigarettes and even heroin – Daily Express

Edinburgh trams: Inquiry due to cost same amount as Iraq war investigation – The Scotsman

Letters to the press, 30/08/22: “Ms Sturgeon’s own residence at Bute House, now has its rubbish dealt with by a private firm at taxpayers’ expense”

‘Yer tea’s oot, Nicola’ say Nats who brand Angus Robertson the ‘destroyer’ of the SNP – Daily Express

Scotland’s public spending deficit hits record of nearly £2,200 a head – The Guardian

How the demented agenda of Nicola Sturgeon’s SNP has condemned Scotland to a summer of discontent – Daily Mail