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Corporate ownership of our Police force, and prisons

Suggested by: Jenny Meade (14 May) Upvoted: 29 Jul Comments: 1
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Transfer of the former St Peter’s Seminary to Kilmahew Education Trust

Suggested by: Njáll Huggan (25 Jul) Upvoted: 30 Jul Comments: 4
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Investigation of the detrimental effects on the environment of modern forestry extraction.

Suggested by: John Craig (10 May) Upvoted: 29 Jul Comments: 2
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The conduct of oil firms operating in Scotland in regards to Coronavirus

Suggested by: Seán (01 Jul) Upvoted: 29 Jul Comments: 0
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Muslim Brotherhood

Suggested by: Pete William's (10 Jun) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 0
Not planned Factcheck

the use of formalin in marine industries.

Suggested by: bertram sømme (24 May) Upvoted: 29 Jul Comments: 0
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Empty Homes

Suggested by: C Savage (11 May) Upvoted: 21 Jun Comments: 0
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The use of mobile phone cameras to photograph police

Suggested by: David Inglis (24 Jun) Upvoted: 18 Jul Comments: 1
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Police Scotlands issuing of Order under Section 60 of the Criminal Justice and Public Order Act 1994

Suggested by: Michael Traill (21 Jun) Upvoted: 27 Jul Comments: 1
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Scottish airports response to Covid19 in comparison to the rest of the UK

Suggested by: Fiona (22 Apr) Upvoted: 29 Jul Comments: 0
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Ferret's Offshore Guide to Scotland

Suggested by: P Ciancanelli (10 Jul) Upvoted: 30 Jul Comments: 2
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Care Homes, the Forgotten Service!

Suggested by: Mike Miller (21 May) Upvoted: 05 Jun Comments: 1
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Pandemic Simulation 2016 ( Cygnus )

Suggested by: Gavin (10 May) Upvoted: 26 May Comments: 1
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PPE Prevented from being sent to Scotland by UK Gov

Suggested by: Bill Boggia (03 May) Upvoted: 28 Jun Comments: 1
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Price hikes

Suggested by: Callum Poklington (25 Apr) Upvoted: 23 Jul Comments: 1
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Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)

Suggested by: Ray Calder (01 May) Upvoted: 23 Jul Comments: 0
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Why was covid 19 & ppe downgraded

Suggested by: Dave MacKechnie (28 Apr) Upvoted: 29 Jun Comments: 0
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Just how environmentally friendly is the electric car?

Suggested by: John Craig (28 Jun) Upvoted: 23 Jul Comments: 1
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Human rights uk

Suggested by: Gary (19 Jun) Upvoted: 20 Jul Comments: 1
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Lack of Media Questions to the UK government about Russian interference prior to the Russia Report

Suggested by: Stephen Palmer (23 Jul) Upvoted: 25 Jul Comments: 0
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Student Accommodation

Suggested by: George McQuilkin (21 Jul) Upvoted: 28 Jul Comments: 0
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C Wright

Suggested by: Catherine Wright (14 Jul) Upvoted: 23 Jul Comments: 0
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Television news and politics

Suggested by: Dr. Chris Brown (09 Jul) Upvoted: 25 Jul Comments: 0
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Active travel infrastructure since lockdown

Suggested by: Chris (30 Jun) Upvoted: 27 Jul Comments: 0
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Crofting and grazing collectivisation

Suggested by: F I MacIllFhinnein (28 Jun) Upvoted: 01 Jul Comments: 0
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Intensive dairy farming, river, land and estuary pollution caused by slurry runoff and leaks.

Suggested by: Rob Spence (25 Jun) Upvoted: 29 Jul Comments: 0
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Resumption of elective surgery in Scotland and use of private hospitals

Suggested by: Dale Robertson (20 Jun) Upvoted: 23 Jun Comments: 0
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INEOS importing US Fracking Gas

Suggested by: anthony hall (18 Jun) Upvoted: 29 Jun Comments: 0
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Covid chart

Suggested by: W.D. Nichol (25 Jun) Upvoted: 25 Jun Comments: 1
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Lockdown fines

Suggested by: Frank Scott (26 May) Upvoted: 26 May Comments: 1
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Government geoengineering

Suggested by: Lorraine (11 May) Upvoted: 11 May Comments: 1
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Postcode Predictive Exam Grades

Suggested by: Sarah (yesterday) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 0
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Mechanical dredging fishing

Suggested by: Brian Mckenna (yesterday) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 0
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Factcheck: Douglas Ross' claim that Nicola Sturgeon signed agreement on 'once in a generation' ref

Suggested by: Sean (2 days ago) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 0
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Green incentives in Scotland v England

Suggested by: Lisa Glaze (31 Jul) Upvoted: 31 Jul Comments: 0
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Furlough fraud

Suggested by: Proudhon (28 Jul) Upvoted: 28 Jul Comments: 0
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A New Mafia

Suggested by: Kairin van Sweeden (27 Jul) Upvoted: 27 Jul Comments: 0
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Commercial peat extraction in central Scotland

Suggested by: Donald McPhillimy (23 Jul) Upvoted: 23 Jul Comments: 0
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cost of childcare

Suggested by: Jacky Dahlhaus (23 Jul) Upvoted: 23 Jul Comments: 0
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Can localism thrive at the current rate of pay of LA Councillors or is centralisation inevitable

Suggested by: nicola mclelland (07 Jul) Upvoted: 07 Jul Comments: 0
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White Collar Crime Involving Covid Fund

Suggested by: Sean Stirling (06 Jul) Upvoted: 06 Jul Comments: 0
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That's enough sitka spruce (Galloway)

Suggested by: Mas (02 Jul) Upvoted: 02 Jul Comments: 0
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Factcheck: Scottish Conservative claim that 70% of Scottish tourism is from the UK

Suggested by: Seán (01 Jul) Upvoted: 01 Jul Comments: 0
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Rural house price levels

Suggested by: F I MacIllFhinnein (28 Jun) Upvoted: 28 Jun Comments: 0
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Knapdale land Management Plan

Suggested by: Nick MacIneskar (24 Jun) Upvoted: 24 Jun Comments: 0
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Successful EMA Grant Applications in SIMD 1/2 Schools

Suggested by: Sarah (20 Jun) Upvoted: 20 Jun Comments: 0
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COVID-19 in the UK - The figures that don't add up

Suggested by: Frank MacMaster (18 Jun) Upvoted: 18 Jun Comments: 0
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