“islanders are concerned about the future of the industry that is the backbone of the local economy.”
It was and remains the simple premise that the best people to govern Scotland are the people who live there.
“Mike read ‘The Living Mountain’, and then thought to send it to his Dad, who was in hospital at the time”
“I was delighted when the SNP made the introduction of the boxes one of its manifesto pledges”
The question needs to be asked: who are standardised tests in Primary 1 for?
An opinion piece by veteran Cliff Purvis who joined the Army in 1978 – originally from Thurso he now lives near Edinburgh.
“Sometimes I think the Tory party can sink no lower”
At every election since 2008 the public have been asked to accept the austerity measures inflicted upon them.
“Things are just things. We surround ourselves with them. “
With Holyrood in recess, it seems a good time to take stock of goings on in the first half of 2018.