Keeping you up to date on the progress of the Named Person scheme and the NO2NP campaign.
Yesterday Deputy First Minister John Swinney announced in the Scottish Parliament: “We will now not underpin in law the mandatory…Continue Reading
This afternoon Deputy First Minister John Swinney announced that Named Persons, with powers to grab and share your private information,…Continue Reading
The Named Person scheme has suffered another major setback which could sink the entire scheme. An expert group set up…Continue Reading
Everyone knows the Scottish Government’s attempts to re-legislate for Named Person data-sharing have run into the sand. The UK Supreme…Continue Reading
The Named Person scheme has suffered yet another major setback. In 2017 MSPs refused to back the SNP’s latest proposals…Continue Reading
In the clamour of news around Brexit this weekend, you may have missed an important headline. The Sunday Express reports…Continue Reading
Teacher pens heart-breaking letter to John Swinney about her ‘nearly impossible’ job… Why is he still trying to foist Named Person on schools?Posted 12 months ago
An anonymous letter to Education Secretary John Swinney from an exasperated teacher has been doing the rounds online. The viral…Continue Reading
The minister enters and pulls up a chair. “Good morning folks. Let’s get down to brass tacks shall we? Item…Continue Reading
The Scottish Government is considering controversial proposals to implement the detested named person scheme “by the back door” … even…Continue Reading
(PIC: SEEMiS Wellbeing Application) It’s 2014. The Children and Young People Act has made its way through Holyrood and the…Continue Reading
"I oppose the Scottish Government's plan to assign a 'Named Person' to every child in Scotland because it undermines families and diverts resources from children who need them."