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Browsing Posts published on December 29, 2006

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Scotland’s economic growth lags that of the rest of the U.K. Is this due to the proliferation of new laws since devolution in 1999?

  • Over 3000 rules and laws have been created post 1999 which intrude on all aspects of personal life.


The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds claims that at least two red kites are poisoned or shot every month in Scotland with blame attributed to landowners and gamekeepers. Other wildlife at risk include Golden Eagles, Pine Martens and Scottish Wild Cats.

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