SNP: Policies, News & What They Stand For

SNP: Policies, News & What They Stand For

The Scottish National Party are the Scottish Nationalists that dominated the General Election in 2015.

Led by Nicola Sturgeon, the SNP won 56 of the 59 seats in Scotland to take a record number of MPs to Westminster.

What They Stand For
The SNP say they are "committed to making Scotland the nation we know it can be. Our vision is of a prosperous country where everyone gets the chance to fulfil their potential. We want a fair society where no-one is left behind. And our vision is of Scotland as an independent country - equal to the very best."

Key Members
Nicola Sturgeon: First Minister of Scotland, Leader
Alex Salmond: MP and former First Minister
Angus Robertson: SNP's Leader in Westminster
Mhairi Black: Youngest MP for 130 years