Scottish Parliament suspended as ‘Sturgeon out’ protest sparks chaos inside Holyrood

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The Scottish Parliament has been suspended after an anti-Sturgeon protest caused chaos at Holyrood.

MPs had returned to the chamber today for the first time since the festive break. 

Presiding officer Alison Johnstone announced there would be a “brief suspension” after protesters disrupted the session. 

Shouting could be heard from the public gallery, with protesters directing concerns at the First Minister. 


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