Elgin Inner Wheel comes full circle

Source:: Northern Scot Elgin Inner Wheel comes full circle MARJORIE Duthie has taken over as president of Elgin Inner Wheel for a second time. Read the full article:: Northern Scot Elgin Inner Wheel comes full circle

Scottish Conservatives Civil War as support plummets and four MPs join Boris to gift freedom to Scotland

Source:: John Robertson Scottish Conservatives Civil War as support plummets and four MPs join Boris to gift freedom to Scotland Can things get any worse for the Scottish Conservatives? Only months after accusations of being a sex pest, Ross Thomson has been appointed to run the Boris campaign in Scotland. It’s hard to imagine anything going less well. Now we hear that four of the Scottish MPs will support Boris in opposition to their ‘party leader’ in Scotland, Ruth Davidson, a long-time opponent of the Johnson. A recent Panelbase poll found that a Johnson leadership would push support for […]

Meeting aims to raise awareness of human trafficking

Source:: Northern Scot Meeting aims to raise awareness of human trafficking AN EVENT focusing on human trafficking in Scotland will take place in Elgin next week. Read the full article:: Northern Scot Meeting aims to raise awareness of human trafficking

Indy parties at 52% in latest Westminster poll

Source:: John Robertson Indy parties at 52% in latest Westminster poll From YouGov with a sub-poll of 177 adults, on 24th to 25th June 2019: Con 14% Lab 7% LibD 13% SNP 43% Brexit 7% Green 9% https://d25d2506sfb94s.cloudfront.net/cumulus_uploads/document/qqv5xpbu20/TheTimes_190625_VI_Trackers_w.pdf So, another sub-poll revealing SNP support solid at greater than 40% to take almost all the Scottish seats, pro-Indy parties together at 52%, Brexit way down on their UK dominant figure of around 24%, Tories wiped out and Labour disappearing from the scene.   Read the full article:: John Robertson Indy parties at 52% in latest Westminster poll

How do you feel about living in Scotland this morning? Not so good after Watching BBC Scotland News lying again?

Source:: John Robertson How do you feel about living in Scotland this morning? Not so good after Watching BBC Scotland News lying again? Scotland early this morning: Child abuse, hospital infections, children with special needs and prisoners claiming benefits but no time for Scottish Conservatives split or civil war? They only had two or three minutes. but they managed to get these depressing and of course untrue images in in: Child Abuse ‘Two families have spoken out after being wrongly suspected by the same doctor of fabricating or inducing illness in their children. Families [2] are calling for a […]

First independence referendum question can be used for indyref2

Source:: The National First independence referendum question can be used for indyref2 MINISTERS will be able to bypass the Electoral Commission and use the same Yes/No question used in the first independence referendum in a snap indyref2, civil servants have told MSPs. Read the full article:: The National First independence referendum question can be used for indyref2

Talks to be held on All Under One Banner's Ayr independence march

Source:: The National Talks to be held on All Under One Banner’s Ayr independence march TALKS are to be held between the organisers and South Ayrshire Council in a bid to ensure that the All Under One Banner march and rally for independence in Ayr a week on Saturday can go ahead as planned. Read the full article:: The National Talks to be held on All Under One Banner’s Ayr independence march

Unionists boycott Scottish Government's Citizens’ Assembly

Source:: The National Unionists boycott Scottish Government’s Citizens’ Assembly UNIONIST parties are refusing to take part in the Citizens’ Assembly planned by the Scottish Government. Read the full article:: The National Unionists boycott Scottish Government’s Citizens’ Assembly

Campaigners hail Scottish Government's 'gamechanger' on child poverty

Source:: The National Campaigners hail Scottish Government’s ‘gamechanger’ on child poverty A NEW £10 a week supplement for low-income families to tackle child poverty in Scotland has been welcomed by campaigners as an “absolute game-changer”. Read the full article:: The National Campaigners hail Scottish Government’s ‘gamechanger’ on child poverty

Doubts Even Here: The Potential of Doubt in the Age of Certainty

Source:: Gerry Hassan Doubts Even Here: The Potential of Doubt in the Age of Certainty Doubts Even Here: The Potential of Doubt in the Age of Certainty Gerry Hassan Scottish Review, June 26th 2019 The world at the moment is in a state of flux. Yet everywhere there is assertion and statements that imply certainty and do not allow for any doubt. Doubt is central to being human. Galileo once said, ‘Doubt is the father of invention’. There is the personal doubt many of us experience – the inner voice that measures yourself by impossible… Read the full […]

Labour MSP thrown out of Holyrood debate over comment

Source:: The National Labour MSP thrown out of Holyrood debate over comment LABOUR MSP Neil Findlay was removed from the Holyrood chamber after calling Health Secretary Jeane Freeman a “liar”. Read the full article:: The National Labour MSP thrown out of Holyrood debate over comment

Profile: Paul Burrell, the Royal butler talking down Scotland

Source:: The National Profile: Paul Burrell, the Royal butler talking down Scotland Former Royal butler turned media celebrity Paul Burrell has angered many Scots by suggesting on Channel 5’s Jeremy Vine Show that Scotland might not survive independence Read the full article:: The National Profile: Paul Burrell, the Royal butler talking down Scotland

Here's Channel 5's response to Scottish complaints about Jeremy Vine show

Source:: The National Here’s Channel 5’s response to Scottish complaints about Jeremy Vine show CHANNEL 5 has issued a response to complaints over a discussion on the Jeremy Vine show of Scottish independence. Read the full article:: The National Here’s Channel 5’s response to Scottish complaints about Jeremy Vine show

Clutch of awards for Elgin building

Source:: Northern Scot Clutch of awards for Elgin building An Elgin housing association building has swept the board at a housing design awards Read the full article:: Northern Scot Clutch of awards for Elgin building