Major financial backers of the Conservative Party own more than £50m of Scottish property through secretive companies registered in tax havens.
Private health firms have financial links to politicians, been accused of mistreating staff and patients, and are charging up to £250 for GP appointments.
March 14, 2023
Future 'bleak', as council data reveals neighbourhood cutbacks.
'Eye-watering' interest payments on borrowing from the UK treasury are further squeezing council budgets, campaigners have argued.
June 28, 2022
Low earners in Scotland face paying more than half of their salary on rent, analysis of nearly 4,500 rental listings by The Ferret has found.
The cost of living crisis will leave victims of domestic violence “even more vulnerable” and potentially “trap” them with their abuser, campaigners have warned.
February 20, 2022
29 new oil and gas projects in the UK North Sea could cause one billion tonnes of emissions despite the pausing of the Cambo oil field.
January 2, 2022
While critics claim food insecurity is low on the COP26 agenda, we meet Glaswegians working to address the issue in a holistic way right across the city.
Plans by Scottish local authorities to cut carbon pollution are “deeply insufficient” and will cause Scotland to keep missing climate targets.
October 28, 2021