Alex Salmond is a titan of Scottish politics; bear like in his size and scale.
He holds the political narrative every Thursday morning at First Ministers’ questions gripped in his paw. 682 more words
In recent weeks the SNP have become exceedingly enthusiastic about devolution-max with such erstwhile nationalists as Nicola Sturgeon and Pete Wishart making the rounds of the media pressing the case for devo-max as the will of the Scottish people (code among Nationalists that they have recently changed policy)…so why have the SNP become such enthusiasts for devolution? 625 more words
The outgoing head of the employers’ body CBI Scotland has delivered a parting shot to the pro-independence lobby by claiming those who voted Yes had enjoyed a lucky escape. 633 more words
The SNP’s decision to not increase spending on Scotland’s NHS in line with UK levels has deprived hospitals and patients of £700 million, research has revealed. 327 more words