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Even tougher years ahead for councils

Posted: 5 March 2015

Councils have managed financial pressures well but face increasingly difficult challenges and tough decisions to balance their budgets.

Clearer picture is needed of what broadband roll-out will deliver

Posted: 26 February 2015

The public need to be given clearer information on the coverage and range of speeds that development of a superfast broadband network for Scotland will deliver.

Clear and robust plans should be next step for Glasgow Prestwick Airport

Posted: 24 February 2015

The process followed by the Scottish Government in its purchase of Prestwick Airport was reasonable, and it now has to develop comprehensive plans for potential future development of the airport.

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