“The closure of the Forth bridge due to Storm Ciara shouldn’t really be a story at all”
Maree Todd: “The only way to stop Scotland choosing independence, is to avoid asking us.”
“The UK government’s stance on this matter is unsustainable and self-defeating”
North Queensferry, Fife, 26/11/19
“Because it isn’t about bridges, or the NHS, or the SNP. It’s not even about about Yes or No. It’s “who shall speak for Scotland”?
“Boris Johnson’s proposed Brexit deal is even more extreme than Theresa May’s “
“it leaves Scotland unique among the four nations of the UK in facing an outcome we did not vote for and having no say over our future relationship.”
Every day you wake up and think it can’t get any madder.
Here’s today’s new low. It comes from Manchester, courtesy of the thigh squeezing, serially mendacious unelected Alexander Boris de Pfeffel Johnson, and his speech today.
£211 million to be injected into Scottish agriculture over the next two years
The long awaited Bews Report on the future funding of agriculture has been published. It recommends an extra €60 million (£51.4m) over the next two years for farmers.
Maree Todd MSP: Boris, Brexit & a By Election
“SNP MPs have consistently voted to prevent a no-deal Brexit”
“All things are subject to interpretation. Whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth.” Friedrich Nietzsche
Poetry Corner Fashion
On the Boris Johnston is elected into the highest office in the land, I came across this poem by Paul Colvin
A piece of what’s already ours
“The importance of Scotland taking bold steps towards a better future has never felt so urgent. “