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'More banana skins than the zoo!' SNP savaged over ferry contracts fiasco

'More banana skins than the zoo!' SNP savaged over ferry contracts fiasco

Nicola Sturgeon has personally taken responsibility for the blunder as a £97million contract awarded to CalMac at Ferguson shipyard has risen to ov [...]
P&O REVENGE: New law unveiled to crack down on UK ferry firm after mass sacking shame

P&O REVENGE: New law unveiled to crack down on UK ferry firm after mass sacking shame

P&O sparked national outrage in march when it sacked almost 800 members of staff with immediate effect. It terminated the contracts of long-ser [...]
Newsnight: Nicola Sturgeon branded ‘liar’ over Ferry Fiasco – ‘Not SNPs finest hour’

Newsnight: Nicola Sturgeon branded ‘liar’ over Ferry Fiasco – ‘Not SNPs finest hour’

Mr Ferguson has also claimed that the contract was rushed through for political purposes. SNP Finance Secretary Kate Forbes spoke to Newsnight host [...]
Sturgeon based ferry fiasco on 'corrupted decisions' according to former party supporter

Sturgeon based ferry fiasco on 'corrupted decisions' according to former party supporter

The £97m contract to build much-needed inter-island ferries has risen to an eye-watering £250m, with fears the price will rise further. Two ferries [...]
P&O Ferry emergency: Up to 410 passengers stranded as giant ship ADRIFT in Irish Sea

P&O Ferry emergency: Up to 410 passengers stranded as giant ship ADRIFT in Irish Sea

The European Causeway, which can carry up to 410 passengers, became adrift around five miles off Larne Harbour after it “lost all power”, the RMT u [...]
'Nothing short of embarrassing' Sturgeon mocked as SNP plan destroyed after ferry fiasco

'Nothing short of embarrassing' Sturgeon mocked as SNP plan destroyed after ferry fiasco

SNP councillors are planning to push ahead with the scheme - should they come out on top in next month'slocal elections - that would include an upc [...]
Sturgeon to face fresh challenge from ferry fiasco amid Derek Mackay inquiry, expert warns

Sturgeon to face fresh challenge from ferry fiasco amid Derek Mackay inquiry, expert warns

Audit Scotland released a damning report which concluded that it could not determine why the contract did not carry the requirement of full repayme [...]
Dover traffic chaos: Disrupted ferry services leave 'all routes to port gridlocked'

Dover traffic chaos: Disrupted ferry services leave 'all routes to port gridlocked'

The A2 Jubilee Way is closed coast-bound as lorries wait for ferry services, which are severely disrupted. On Friday, traffic also stretched for mi [...]
Sturgeon’s finance chief was warned ferry chaos ‘likely to pull government down’

Sturgeon’s finance chief was warned ferry chaos ‘likely to pull government down’

Scotland: Labour MSP slams Nicola Sturgeon for ferry chaosKate Forbes has told MSPs that two government-commissioned ferries being built at the nat [...]
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