Last month, in context of the Scottish Government saying that they would not stand in the way of legislation aimed at banning the physical punishment of children, we asked whether you believed that smacking children should be banned.

76% of respondents agreed that it should, 14% were unsure and 10% disagreed.

December Question of the Month

Alcohol is a cross cutting theme in community safety and harmful alcohol consumption has significant impacts on personal safety and home safety, as well as significant implications when it comes to crime. This month, after the successful introduction of Minimum Unit Pricing for Alcohol by the Government after a lengthy court battle, we are asking whether you believe the Scottish Government should now also pursue an alcohol advertising ban or changes to licensing.

"Do you believe that your local authority is taking the climate crisis seriously & is planning/preparing adequately for climate adaptation?"