SNP calls for probe over allegations of bribes offered to Brexit Party

Source:: The National SNP calls for probe over allegations of bribes offered to Brexit Party THE SNP has demanded a Cabinet Office probe into allegations that senior Brexit Party figures were offered bribes if they stood down to clear the way for Tory wins in the General Election. Read the full article:: The National SNP calls for probe over allegations of bribes offered to Brexit Party

Michael Russell: Boris Johnson is only making Tories nastier

Source:: The National Michael Russell: Boris Johnson is only making Tories nastier HERE is a guessing game for a Sunday morning. Which Tory politician said this, and when? “There’s a lot we need to do in this party of ours. Our base is too narrow and so, occasionally, are our sympathies. You know what some people call us – the Nasty Party?” Read the full article:: The National Michael Russell: Boris Johnson is only making Tories nastier

Stuart Cosgrove: Why the most embarrassing campaigners are visiting Unionists

Source:: The National Stuart Cosgrove: Why the most embarrassing campaigners are visiting Unionists WHEN they make the three-part documentary on the rise of Scottish indepen-dence I will lay a healthy bet that the director will fashion a hilarious sequence around the arrival of London politicians in Scotland. Read the full article:: The National Stuart Cosgrove: Why the most embarrassing campaigners are visiting Unionists

Election: SNP candidate slams Labour leaflet's 'dodgy bar chart'

Source:: The National Election: SNP candidate slams Labour leaflet’s ‘dodgy bar chart’ A LABOUR campaign leaflet which downplayed support for the SNP – in a seat held by Nicola Sturgeon’s party since 2015 – has drawn criticism from the party’s candidate in the area. Read the full article:: The National Election: SNP candidate slams Labour leaflet’s ‘dodgy bar chart’

Drag queen Lady Rampant takes on Boris Johnson in indyref2 performance

Source:: The National Drag queen Lady Rampant takes on Boris Johnson in indyref2 performance A SCOTTISH drag queen’s fantastic pro-independence performance has won praise online, racking up hundreds of likes on Instagram and receiving warm words from Janey Godley. Read the full article:: The National Drag queen Lady Rampant takes on Boris Johnson in indyref2 performance

Don’t forget the PM published a poem calling for our deaths

Source:: The National Don’t forget the PM published a poem calling for our deaths IN The National on June 19, Angus Cochrane reported that Ian Blackford, the SNP Leader at Westminster, had asked the Prime Minister Theresa May how she could tolerate Boris Johnson as a future Prime Minister even though he had published James Michie’s poem Friendly Fire demanding that every Scot be “exterminated”. Read the full article:: The National Don’t forget the PM published a poem calling for our deaths

Gogglebox cast members face backlash over Scottish accent jokes

Source:: The National Gogglebox cast members face backlash over Scottish accent jokes CAST members of Channel 4’s Gogglebox programme have faced criticism online after appearing to make fun of Scottish accents in a recent episode. Read the full article:: The National Gogglebox cast members face backlash over Scottish accent jokes

The coalition’s chickens are now coming home to roost

Source:: The National The coalition’s chickens are now coming home to roost UNFORTUNATELY for the people of England, the chickens that hatched as a result of the the Tory and LibDem coalition’s Health and Social Care Act 2012 reorganising the health service in England have come home to roost only a few weeks before the General Election. Read the full article:: The National The coalition’s chickens are now coming home to roost

Velvet Revolution’s grace and artistry can be a lesson in defining values

Source:: The National Velvet Revolution’s grace and artistry can be a lesson in defining values OH, the Velvet Revolution. Out of all the collapse-of-communism anniversaries this November, Czechoslovakia’s is the one which fascinates me most, and has done for the past 30 years. Read the full article:: The National Velvet Revolution’s grace and artistry can be a lesson in defining values

Election: Labour graph claiming 3% SNP support sent to Scots homes

Source:: The National Election: Labour graph claiming 3% SNP support sent to Scots homes LABOUR campaign materials putting SNP support at just 3% were delivered to homes in Inverclyde – a seat Nicola Sturgeon’s party has held since 2015. Read the full article:: The National Election: Labour graph claiming 3% SNP support sent to Scots homes

SNP gains as Labour support ‘disappearing like snow off a dyke’

Source:: The National SNP gains as Labour support ‘disappearing like snow off a dyke’ LABOUR support in Scotland is falling “like snow off a dyke” and will see the SNP win seats back this December, Humza Yousaf claims. Read the full article:: The National SNP gains as Labour support ‘disappearing like snow off a dyke’

General Election debate coverage is as broken as Westminster

Source:: The National General Election debate coverage is as broken as Westminster SPARE a thought for the broadcasters. It might be an unpopular suggestion, but TV managers have had impossibly difficult decisions to make about how to arrange General Election debates. Any fair-minded person should acknowledge that it is literally not possible for them to keep everyone happy about their plans. The competing hierarchy of factors and priorities including fairness, balance, public interest, deliverability, precedent and watchability are often mutually exclusive. Read the full article:: The National General Election debate coverage is as broken as Westminster

Yousaf praises mental health support for police officers

Source:: The National Yousaf praises mental health support for police officers JUSTICE Secretary Humza Yousaf has said he is “very satisfied” with support offered to police officers struggling with mental illness. Read the full article:: The National Yousaf praises mental health support for police officers