The Dis-United Kingdom

So much for the so-called United Kingdom!  At various stages over the past few months Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and even some mayors from cities in the North of England have asked for the furlough scheme to be extended and all have been knocked back by the UK Tory Government.  Then suddenly London and the … Continue reading The Dis-United Kingdom

Border Warfare

Scotland (along with Wales and Northern Ireland) is making headway in eliminating Coronavirus (Covid-19) with some experts predicting that this virus could be all but eliminated by the end of the summer.  However, this doesn’t mean it’s gone completely or won’t come back but it means that with a careful track and trace approach to … Continue reading Border Warfare

The Callous Prime Minister

It comes as no surprise that the Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, doesn’t give a damn about anyone else but his comments on the coronavirus really do sum up what a self-centred, callous individual he really is. Despite almost every other country facing the threat of coronavirus quickly going into a shutdown, Johnson is happy to … Continue reading The Callous Prime Minister

A real Scottish Labour Party?  Maybes aye maybes naw

The extremely disappointing UK general election result for Labour has led to some in their Scottish branch office to look at the option of creating a separate Labour Party in Scotland.  Leading this charge has been Labour list MSPs Neil Findlay and Monica Lennon, with the latter highlighting her thoughts on the issue in the … Continue reading A real Scottish Labour Party?  Maybes aye maybes naw

How dare you be happy!

The BritNat media really do know how to work themselves into a lather over any little thing!  Their latest outburst was over the reaction of First Minister Nicola Sturgeon MSP when the SNP's Amy Callaghan won her election in East Dunbartonshire.  Amy had come from behind to beat the sitting MP who also happened to … Continue reading How dare you be happy!

It’s Still Scotland’s Oil

The condescending comments by the Chancellor, Phillip Hammond that 'Scotland gets its fair share, and precious little thanks we get for it' are appalling but they highlight the mentality of the British Government. Thanks to the National a lot more Scots are aware of the lost generation of Scots who were robbed of the investment … Continue reading It’s Still Scotland’s Oil