The SNP must be careful not to lose their footing and slide downwards

Source:: The National The SNP must be careful not to lose their footing and slide downwards WHEN walking in the hills you are always told not to lose height if at all possible, as regaining it is much more exhausting. This is the mistake the SNP is making in the long trek towards independence. Read the full article:: The National The SNP must be careful not to lose their footing and slide downwards

Boris Johnson: Backlash as property donors provide funds for Tory party

Source:: The National Boris Johnson: Backlash as property donors provide funds for Tory party THE Conservative Party has received nearly £18 million from donors with property interests in the past two years, according to new statistics. Read the full article:: The National Boris Johnson: Backlash as property donors provide funds for Tory party

Epitaph

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Alba: Alex Salmond's party welcomes 65-year SNP veteran as 6000th member

Source:: The National Alba: Alex Salmond’s party welcomes 65-year SNP veteran as 6000th member ALEX Salmond’s Alba Party has welcomed its 6000th member, as registration opens for its party conference in September. Read the full article:: The National Alba: Alex Salmond’s party welcomes 65-year SNP veteran as 6000th member

Drug related deaths Scotland: Politicians react to new figures for 2020

Source:: The National Drug related deaths Scotland: Politicians react to new figures for 2020 POLITICIANS from across the political spectrum have reacted to Scotland’s drug deaths rising to a record 1339 in 2020. Read the full article:: The National Drug related deaths Scotland: Politicians react to new figures for 2020

Climate Camp Scotland

Source:: Bella Caledonia Climate Camp Scotland In the first of a series in the run up to COP26 in November we speak to key activists from the environmental justice movement in Scotland. Here Mike Small interviews Bryce Goodall – Organiser, Campaigner, Activist @brycejustweeted – Actions Speak Louder Than Words Twitter: @ASLTWScot and Quan Nguyen – Organiser, Camp Scotland twitter: @ScotClimateCamp Instagram […] Read the full article:: Bella Caledonia Climate Camp Scotland

Going Dark

Source:: Craig Murray Going Dark This blog will be going dark for a few months. The Queen kindly paid for my dinners for over twenty years while I was a British diplomat and Ambassador, and now she is going to be paying for my dinners again. That is very kind, I thought she had forgotten me. The following is a statement from Nadira: 29.07.21 Today is the most heartbreaking day. My husband whose health has been found to not be suitable for prison must hand… Read the full article:: Craig Murray Going Dark

Tories are being deliberately provocative with their choice of language

Source:: The National Tories are being deliberately provocative with their choice of language NO observer of the UK political scene could have failed to notice the recent increase in the use of inappropriate and deliberately provocative language by UK Government ministers. The Prime Minister’s malevolent use of the term “chain gang” when describing people carrying out community service is only the latest utterance in a litany of schismatic parlance designed to scapegoat members of British society whilst directly appealing to a right-wing xenophobic gallery of Conservative MPs and a Read the full article:: The National Tories are being […]

Lady Dorrian’s Law

Source:: Wings Over Scotland Lady Dorrian’s Law For the avoidance of any doubt, this site does not believe that Scotland’s second most senior judge, Lady Leeona Dorrian, is corrupt. It does not believe that she is acting at the behest of the Scottish Government or the First Minister, even though Lady Dorrian is known to wish to succeed Lord Carloway as the […] Read the full article:: Wings Over Scotland Lady Dorrian’s Law

Covid: Most adults in Britain still wearing face masks despite 'Freedom Day'

Source:: The National Covid: Most adults in Britain still wearing face masks despite ‘Freedom Day’ THE vast majority of adults are continuing to wear face coverings when out and about, despite no longer being legally required to do so in England, new figures have revealed. Read the full article:: The National Covid: Most adults in Britain still wearing face masks despite ‘Freedom Day’

Grant Karte sentenced for sending threatening messages to Joanna Cherry

Source:: The National Grant Karte sentenced for sending threatening messages to Joanna Cherry A MAN who sent threatening Twitter messages to SNP MP Joanna Cherry has been ordered not to contact her for five years. Read the full article:: The National Grant Karte sentenced for sending threatening messages to Joanna Cherry

Brexit to blame for food shortage crisis … not ”pingdemic”

Source:: Business for Scotland Brexit to blame for food shortage crisis … not ”pingdemic” Brexit remains the main factor to blame for food shortages in shops and supermarkets as attempts to make the so-called ”pingdemic” a scapegoat are increasingly undermined. Warnings about empty shelves in shops and supermarkets began when Boris Johnson imposed his woeful Brexit trade deal which kicked in on January 1. Mounting red tape and other […] Read the full article:: Business for Scotland Brexit to blame for food shortage crisis … not ”pingdemic”

Priti Patel under fire as migrants held in 'completely inappropriate' conditions

Source:: The National Priti Patel under fire as migrants held in ‘completely inappropriate’ conditions WOMEN with babies and children were among 56 migrants packed into a small room in “shocking” conditions in Dover, the Home Secretary has been told. Read the full article:: The National Priti Patel under fire as migrants held in ‘completely inappropriate’ conditions