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UK State Pension

“UK Pension credit cuts will leave some of the poorest pensioners up to £7,000 worse off” The weekly state pension in Scotland in the UK is £129. In independent Ireland it’s £221 per week. Pensioners in independent Ireland get free travel by bus, train or tram, free TV licences, €420 a year fuel allowance and, […]

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Scotland’s NHS

92.2% of NHS Scotland A&E patients treated within 4 hours – nearly 10% more than in NHS England. “Scotland’s health system is to be congratulated for a multi-year effort that has produced some of the largest population-wide reductions in surgical deaths ever documented.” BBC: “Scotland has the highest number of GPs per head of population […]