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The race for the Scottish Business vote. Anas Sarwar and Humza Yousaf on a race course.
  • Business

The race for the Scottish Businesss Vote

It’s a marathon not a sprint but Scottish Labour seems to find it harder than their UK...

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Joseph Hutchison stands at a table while debating his point.
  • Politics

Why true debating skills matter more than ever in modern politics

Somewhere between the carefully prepared statements, ambiguous answers and never-ending bluster, the art of debating has been...

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  • Politics

Women to watch in British politics in 2024

This International Women’s Day, we shine a spotlight on five inspirational women in politics who might not...

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Lindsay Hoyle sitting in House of Commons
  • Politics

Six things the Gaza Row shows us about this parliament

Pressure is intensifying for House of Commons Speaker, Sir Lindsay Hoyle, to go. 56˚ North Partner Gavin...

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Sunset over Westminster and Big Ben as 56 Degrees North launch a new General Election Advisory Board
  • General election
  • News

56° North launches new General Election Advisory Board

2024 continues to be a year of profound political turbulence, as the UK’s main political parties lay...

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Sophie Ashcroft on Sunderland Til I Die wearing a bobble hat and facing side on.
  • Business

The big business of sports documentaries

The fly-on-the-wall sports documentary seems to be everywhere but do they tell a true story of what...

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