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  • Kirsten

Scottish Budget 2021

Kate Forbes delivered the Scottish Government's budget yesterday, with a message of hope for the future; a budget that provides funding for green jobs, support during COVID, extra funding to public services and so much more.

£500 thank-you payment for staff

Extra £60 million for police resources

Record high funding of over £16 billion

Funding to pay care workers the Living Wage

Over £1.1 billion for mental health services

Funding to freeze council tax across Scotland

£68 million for "game-changer" Scottish Child Payment

£100 million Green Jobs Fund and increased woodland creation


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