The leader of the Scottish Conservatives, Ruth Davidson, has responded to Nicola Sturgeon's plans to hold a second Independence Referendum.
Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson has set out her plans to target Holyrood's regional list vote in next year's elections.
She told the Conservative Party conference in Manchester today that she wants those who voted against independence in the 2014 referendum to cast their second vote in support of her party, arguing it is "the intelligent vote for the union".
Credit: 'The American President' - Castle Rock Entertainment
Ever wonder where our politicians get their best lines? Well it seems Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson is a fan of fictional American Presidents, and in particaular the scripts of West Wing writer Aaron Sorkin. Michael Douglas plays Andrew Shepherd in the 1995 film The American President - a big screen forerunner of the TV series the West Wing. Perhaps a Hollywood rather than a Holyrood career beckons for Ruth Davidson.
Scottish Conservative party leader Ruth Davidson has pledged to scrap free prescriptions if they get into power in Holyrood.
She told the party conference in Edinburgh that the money would go towards funding 1,000 extra nurses and midwives in the NHS.
Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson has pledged to scrap free prescriptions in order to fund 1,000 extra nurses and midwives in the NHS if her party gains power at Holyrood.
The additional staff would be recruited using money saved from ending universal free prescriptions, which were introduced by the SNP government almost three years ago.
The Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson has paid tribute to Margaret Thatcher, following her death this morning.
Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson has visited the Scottish Borders. She has been at textiles firm Johnston's of Elgin in Hawick with local MSPJohn Lamont.She will also visit Selkirk Rugby Club and this evening she will open Hawick's new conservative club house.