Scottish general election candidates have raised more than £200,000 through crowdfunding sites, The Ferret can reveal.
Top earners at Glasgow City Council and the authority’s spin-off companies have seen their salaries rise significantly despite serious cuts to council budgets.
Facebook data shows that right wing groups are adept at using anger as a means of outperforming their rivals on the social media platform.
Members of a Government advisory group have enjoyed five-star luxury at an exclusive Edinburgh hotel.
Concerns raised over the Scottish Government’s air gun licence scheme after a Ferret investigation found less than a fifth of applications have been processed so far.
Two former Conservative MSPs were forced to pay back £12,512.56 to the public purse after over-claiming on their office expenses.
Some of the most expensive Scottish peers have claimed thousands of pounds for 'excessive' air travel between Scotland and London whilst campaigning on climate change.