Subscribers buy gift subscriptions to help support The National

Source:: The National Subscribers buy gift subscriptions to help support The National I WOULD like to thank all of our regular readers and subscribers who responded to my article in Saturday’s edition about purchasing a gift subscription for a friend as a way to support the paper. Read the full article:: The National Subscribers buy gift subscriptions to help support The National

Willie Rennie's latest call for federalism rejected by Twitter

Source:: The National Willie Rennie’s latest call for federalism rejected by Twitter SCOTTISH LibDem leader Willie Rennie’s latest call for federalism in the UK has been roundly rejected on Twitter. Read the full article:: The National Willie Rennie’s latest call for federalism rejected by Twitter

Political game-playing has not been put to one side in Angus

Source:: The National Political game-playing has not been put to one side in Angus DURING the last few weeks, it has been heartening to see petty, political game-playing being put to one side by MSPs of all political persuasions, as they work together to deal with the current crisis. Read the full article:: The National Political game-playing has not been put to one side in Angus

Coronavirus: More than 2000 Scots student nurses join virus fight

Source:: The National Coronavirus: More than 2000 Scots student nurses join virus fight MORE than 2000 student nurses have volunteered to support the coronavirus response, Scotland’s chief nursing officer (CNO) has said, while hundreds of doctors are graduating early to join the NHS. Read the full article:: The National Coronavirus: More than 2000 Scots student nurses join virus fight

Mayor sorry for Boris Johnson 'deserves this' Facebook post

Source:: The National Mayor sorry for Boris Johnson ‘deserves this’ Facebook post A TOWN mayor has been forced to apologise for saying Boris Johnson “deserves” to be in hospital battling coronavirus. Read the full article:: The National Mayor sorry for Boris Johnson ‘deserves this’ Facebook post

Tony Blair calls on Scottish Labour to be more like Ruth Davidson

Source:: The National Tony Blair calls on Scottish Labour to be more like Ruth Davidson FORMER prime minister Tony Blair spoke to students about Labour’s failings in Scotland last month – and said the party could be rescued if they emulate Ruth Davidson’s (below) successes. Read the full article:: The National Tony Blair calls on Scottish Labour to be more like Ruth Davidson

Senior SNP figures must not play into the hands of Unionists

Source:: The National Senior SNP figures must not play into the hands of Unionists MIGHT I suggest that Ruth Wishart’s article from yesterday be put on your front page (Labour’s civil war has stern lessons for Yes movement, April 6)? From a political and national point of view she is exactly right. I find myself pilloried on social media for suggesting the same. Read the full article:: The National Senior SNP figures must not play into the hands of Unionists

Coronavirus: 'Clap for Boris' campaign trends on Twitter

Source:: The National Coronavirus: ‘Clap for Boris’ campaign trends on Twitter THE hashtag #ClapforBoris has been trending on Twitter today after a campaign was launched to show support for the Prime Minister. Read the full article:: The National Coronavirus: ‘Clap for Boris’ campaign trends on Twitter

Nicola Sturgeon answers young people's coronavirus questions

Source:: The National Nicola Sturgeon answers young people’s coronavirus questions AN 11-year-old girl has invited Nicola Sturgeon for tea and cake once the coronavirus pandemic is over, as Scotland’s First Minister answered questions from children about the virus. Read the full article:: The National Nicola Sturgeon answers young people’s coronavirus questions

Coronavirus: Nicola Sturgeon sends well wishes to Boris Johnson

Source:: The National Coronavirus: Nicola Sturgeon sends well wishes to Boris Johnson First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has paid tribute to the Prime Minister during his stay in intensive care. Read the full article:: The National Coronavirus: Nicola Sturgeon sends well wishes to Boris Johnson

Coronavirus: Tory MSPs delete mid-pandemic Ben Vorlich pictures

Source:: The National Coronavirus: Tory MSPs delete mid-pandemic Ben Vorlich pictures TWO Tory MSPs have deleted photographs showing them mountain climbing after schools were closed and restaurants and bars were ordered to close due to coronavirus. Read the full article:: The National Coronavirus: Tory MSPs delete mid-pandemic Ben Vorlich pictures

Coronavirus: 'None' of UK Government's 17.5m antibody tests work

Source:: The National Coronavirus: ‘None’ of UK Government’s 17.5m antibody tests work NONE of the 17.5 million antibody tests ordered by the UK Government in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic works, it has been revealed. Read the full article:: The National Coronavirus: ‘None’ of UK Government’s 17.5m antibody tests work

References to the UK as ‘the nation’ and 'our country' continue

Source:: The National References to the UK as ‘the nation’ and ‘our country’ continue THE global pandemic doesn’t seem to have damped the eagerness of the BBC and British nationalist politicians to refer to the UK as a “nation” or “country” (singular). At the weekends, when Radio Scotland virtually closes down its news coverage, I listen to BBC Radio 4 news and play the game of spotting the number of times “the UK” and “our nation” are alternated and used interchangeably. Read the full article:: The National References to the UK as ‘the nation’ and ‘our country’ continue

Coronavirus: Michael Gove self-isolates at home

Source:: The National Coronavirus: Michael Gove self-isolates at home THE Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster is self-isolating after a family member showed symptoms of the coronavirus. Read the full article:: The National Coronavirus: Michael Gove self-isolates at home