Category Archives: News
Several weeks ago the Falkirk Herald printed a letter from an unnamed correspondent from the NO side. In the letter filled with bile and rancour the author made a serious allegation of being accosted by “five YES louts” just outside … Continue reading
The news that Falkirk Council’s arms length Leisure Trust have now pulled misleading and factually inaccurate adverts for the NO campaign funded by Tory businessmen based in the North of England has been welcomed by members of YES Falkirk.
The Labour / Tory coalition that runs Falkirk Council are in spotlight when cinema goers in Bo’ness complained about No propaganda adverts being shown in the towns Hippodrome Cinema, a publically owned building run on behalf off Falkirk Council by … Continue reading
A letter published in the Falkirk Herald, sister paper of the strongly anti Independence Scotsman newspaper, describes YES supporters as “louts” and accuses them of intimidation has caused controversy in the Falkirk area.
In the week Labour at UK level were pledging to abolish “Zero Hours Contracts” the SNP Group within Falkirk Council has exposed what they describe as “double standards “and “inaccurate and misleading statements from the council leadership”. The SNP had … Continue reading
The Scottish National Party today (Wednesday) called on the leaders of the No campaign to come clean and say if they have seen the UK Government’s taxpayer-funded opinion poll – at a cost of over £46,500. The Cabinet Office website … Continue reading
Who would have thought that the self proclaimed People’s Party would run scared from a group of mainly women selling bedding plants? Bizarre but that was what happened at Thornhill Road last Saturday when Labour, who had booked the Thornhill … Continue reading
After two successful nights to launch Falkirk’s latest visitor attraction, The Kelpies, Falkirk Council are patting themselves on the collective back for a job well done. True, the events were well organised by UZ Promotions who used to manage Big … Continue reading
Commenting on today’s independence poll figures which show the gap narrowing to a required swing of just 2% in an ICM poll for the Scotland on Sunday the First Minster and leader of the Scottish National Party Alex Salmond MSP … Continue reading
Falkirk Council were forced to withdraw a press statement that gave credit to the UK Government for an anti poverty initiative from the Scottish Government. The embarrassing climb down was over a press statement issued by the council press office in … Continue reading