This website use cookies and similar technologies to improve the site and to provide customised content and advertising. By using this site, you agree to this use. To learn more, including how to change your cookie settings, please view our Cookie Policy
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
GB
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
   You are currently viewing the United Kingdom version of the site.
Would you like to switch to your local site?
Digital Subscriptions > The Oban Times & Lochaber Times > 25th August 2016 > Vote to fight hate crimes defeated

Vote to fight hate crimes defeated

A PLAN to ‘set an example by condemning hate crimes’ was thrown out by members of Argyll and Bute Council during a free vote at a meeting last week.

Last Thursday’s full council meeting saw 16 of the 30 members present oppose the motion and instead voted to take ‘no action’. It has been confirmed the policy would have had no cost implications.

The largest group to oppose the policy was the SNP, on the same day as First Minister Nicola Sturgeon was protecting the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and inter sex (LGBTI) communities across Scotland.

READ MORE
Purchase options below
Find the complete article and many more in this issue of The Oban Times & Lochaber Times - 25th August 2016
If you own the issue, Login to read the full article now.
Single Issue - 25th August 2016
£0.99
Or 99 points
Annual Digital Subscription
SAVE
36%
£32.99
Or 3299 points
6 Month Digital Subscription
SAVE
30%
£17.99
Or 1799 points

View Issues

About The Oban Times & Lochaber Times

Oban: Lack of paper stops test at hospital Fort William: Town comes together after death of cyclist

Other Articles in this Issue


HAY
HAY
Ways to Pay Pocketmags Payment Types
At Pocketmags you get Secure Billing Great Offers HTML Reader Gifting options Loyalty Points