Ruth Davidson to renew calls to scrap controversial named-person scheme
Ruth Davidson will renew calls for the Scottish Government to scrap its controversial named-person scheme in her address to the Conservative party conference.
The Scottish Conservative leader will tell an audience in Birmingham that the SNP administration should instead prioritise targeted support for families who are struggling to cope.
She will highlight Tory proposals for a Crisis Family Fund as well as a network of "family hubs" to provide advice, especially in deprived parts of Scotland.
The Scottish Government was forced to delay the roll-out of the named-person policy after... read more
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