“It is important that the voters of Orkney see a prospectus from every intended councillor for the next 4 years in office.”
Unsurprisingly there has been a mixed reaction from Scotland’s MSPs to the plans put forward for this session of the Scottish Parliament by the SNP/Green Scottish Government.
“significant unanswered questions” About HIAL’s Remote Towers: Letter to Scottish Transport Minister
“This letter, signed by local and national politicians of all parties, demonstrates the strength of feeling about HIAL’s ill-considered plans to remove high value jobs from the communities they serve.”
“I was keen to learn what the Scottish Government is doing to encourage more young people to get the skills and education that are needed to become farmers or crofters”
The proposals which have had a mixed response from politicians are coming when 133,000 people in the UK have died because of Covid.
“I am not really bought into the notion that the downfall Afghanistan in so short a period of time was completely unpredictable”
” Circumstances always change – it’s the only thing that stays the same – and either independence is a good idea or it is not. “
“For the cocooned first world, the early days of Covid 19 catapulted the entire world population including us in the rich portion into that primal mindset, of being beset by an unknown, incurable and killer disease.”
The 2021 Holyrood election is the forty-eighth national election in a row that the Conservatives have failed to win.
“ The Tuesday 4 th May BBC1 Hustings confirmed what earlier ones have led us to believe.”