Devo is a 'stepping stone to localism', PM tells Scots Tories

By Heather Jameson | 23 November 2020

Devolution should be a stepping stone to passing power down to local communities and businesses, Boris Johnson has told Scottish Conservatives.

Fresh from suggestions last week that he had dubbed Scots devolution a ‘disaster’ – a story he claimed was ‘not entirely accurate’ – the Prime Minister claimed he wanted to shift powers from the devolved parliament to ‘councils and communities across Scotland’.

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