If the British government can unilaterally and arbitrarily declare any spending to be ‘outside’ Barnett then the arrangement is meaningless.
The brexiteers were exposed as the spivs and charlatans they are.
People talk about “post-Brexit” as if we’ve already left,
It was their mandate that got rejected, not ours.
Not for the first time, I was struck by the talent and deep knowledge of the people within our industry.
Ask candidates if they will ensure that powers over farming will be naturally repatriated to Scotland, as they promised last summer.
For our farmers, demanding that candidates get these five answers right should be the minimum requirement before going to the polls on June 8th.
There was a time when Tory politicians realised that the continuation of the union project depended on strong representation in London. Those days are gone.
It’s a new game with new rules. Jean-Claude Juncker didn’t mince his words this week. Brexit is by definition disastrous and there’s nothing “soft” about it.
We are three and a half times more likely to work in agriculture than our friends across the border