Scots Labour Pairty

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Scots Labour Pairty
  • Scottish Labour
  • Pàrtaidh Làbarach na h-Alba
LeaderAnas Sarwar
Deputy leaderJackie Baillie
Foondit1994 (1994)[1]
Heidquarters290 Bath Street
Glesga
G2 4RE
Student weengScots Labour Students
Youth weengScots Young Labour
MembershipDecrease 21,162[2]
IdeologySocial democracy[3]
Democratic socialism
British Unionism
Pro-Europeanism
Poleetical poseetionCentre-left
European affiliationParty of European Socialists
Colours     Red
House of Commons (Scottish seats)
1 / 59
Scottish Parliament[4]
23 / 129
Local government in Scotland[5][6]
241 / 1,227
Politics o Scotland
Political parties

The Scots Labour Pairty (officially Scottish Labour Party (in Inglis); Pàrtaidh Làbarach na h-Alba (in Scots Gaelic)) is a social democratic political pairty in Scotland. It is a sovereign organisation o the UK Labour Pairty. The nou, Scots Labour hauds 23 oot on 129 seats in the Scots Pairlament an yin o 59 Scots seats in the Hoose o Commons o the Unitit Kinrick. [7] [8]

In Januar 2018, the sum o Scots Labour's membership wis 25,836, houaniver in Januar 2019 it wis lat ken that it hid faaen ti 21,162.[2]

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  1. Peter Barberis et al, Encyclopedia of British and Irish Political Organizations, pp.397–398
  2. a b Hutcheon, Paul (2 Januar 2019). "Blow for Richard Leonard as leak reveals 5,000 Labour membership slump across Scotland". The Herald.
  3. Nordsieck, Wolfram (2016). "Scotland/UK". Retrieved 1 October 2018.
  4. "MSPs". Parliament.scot. 3 November 2010. Retrieved 21 Juin 2018.
  5. "Local Council Political Compositions". Open Council Date UK. 7 Januar 2018. Retrieved 7 Januar 2018.
  6. "Labour councillor suspended in Sarwar row". bbc.co.uk. 21 Juin 2018. Retrieved 21 Juin 2018.
  7. "Current and previous MSPs". beta.parliament.scot (in Inglis). Retrieved 17 Januar 2021.
  8. "Results of the 2019 General Election in Scotland - BBC News". www.bbc.co.uk (in Inglis). Retrieved 17 Januar 2021.