First Ministers Questions RECAP: Follow here for updates as Nicola Sturgeon faces questions from parliament

Follow here for all updates as MSPs prepare for First Minister’s Questions in the Scottish Parliament.

Thursday, 30th September 2021, 10:14 am
Updated Thursday, 30th September 2021, 12:52 pm

Parliament will be meeting at 12 oclock on Thursday.

The First Minister will face questions from across the parliament in this week’s FMQs.

Follow here for all updates.

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Last updated: Thursday, 30 September, 2021, 12:49

Sarwar : “Let’s use the powers we have”

“This is urgent”

FM again asks Sarwar to “come to me” and tell her where the money above the amount already allocated to help people can be found in the Scottish budget.

Sarwar: The Scottish Government must do something to help people starving and freezing this winter.

Both FM and Anas Sarwar accuse each other of using soundbites.

FM: We all want to help those on low incomes.

She adds that the government is unable to continue mitigating the policies of the UK Gov.

Anas Sarwar steps up to raise the cost of living crisis.

FM calls Conservatives irresponsible.

Douglas Ross getting heated now claiming that the FM was ‘alone in Europe’ perusing the covid certification.

FM calls his speech a ‘ramble’ and says he has now changed his principles on why he didn’t want it.

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