Co-leader of the party Patrick Harvie said he would not consider working in a coalition with Alba led by Alex Salmond. It comes as a poll revealed that a second Scottish independence vote would be justified if a “supermajority” of pro-independence MSPs
The survey predicted the SNP will return 70 of the 129 MSPs, giving Ms Sturgeon a majority of 11, while her separatist allies the Greens would return a record 11 MSPs. Although the poll suggested Mr Salmond’s new Alba Party would fail
Alex Salmond confirmed his new party, the Alba Party, would seek to stand on regional lists to “fill a void” the SNP has been unable to plug in recent elections. The former First Minister of Scotland insisted that taking over the regional
The former Scottish justice secretary is the first big SNP name to defect to the new party, although former SNP councillor Chris McEleny is standing as a candidate for the Alba Party in the upcoming Scottish Parliament elections. Alex Salmond launched his
The former Scottish First Minister announced this afternoon he was setting up a new pro-independence political party to contest May’s Holyrood elections. Unveiling his Alba Party, Mr Salmond announced SNP defections and vowed to “promote new ideas” to help the independence cause.
Scotland’s former first minister Alex Salmond has announced he is setting up a new political party to run in the Scottish Parliament elections in May. Mr Salmond said the Alba Party will be a list party under his leadership. Mr Salmond said:
The former first minister announced on Friday that he was launching the ALBA Independence party. Eva Comrie will stand as a candidate in Mid Scotland and Fife for the ALBA Independence party, handing a blow to Nicola Sturgeon. She was initially planning
Nicola Sturgeon grilled on Alex Salmond by Andrew Marr In the submission, he claims a cabal of SNP and Scottish Government figures – including Ms Sturgeon’s husband – plotted to have him put behind bars. At around the same time as it