Month: January 2015

“Auld Scotland wants nae skinking ware that jaups in luggies.”

Unfortunately, a watered down skinking ware is what has been delivered by the Smith Commission following the publication of the Government command paper and draft Bill. Far from the Home Rule promised by the now infamous ‘vow’, and while welcoming…

SHAME ON YOU, WESTMINSTER

Last week the Trussell Trust released figures on the numbers accessing their foodbank network in Scotland during December 2014. At well over 10,000 people – it was the highest ever number of individuals recorded in need of emergency food aid…

Winning Campaign

As selection boxes from Christmas are finished off, the selection of SNP candidates for the Westminster Elections is well underway. The polls look good, we have a flock of enthusiastic candidates and an astonishing membership nearing 100,000 strong. As exciting…

Haters Gonna Hate

The level of hatred and vile accusations seems to be escalating again and at a time when we were supposed to have been celebrating a peaceful holiday where we are allegedly to be encouraged to think well of others. Some…

A Guid New Year to all our readers

Prospects ahead One phrase floating about just now is “interesting times”, which relates to the old Chinese curse “May you live in interesting times”, times full of turmoil! However the turmoil seems to be in the Unionist ranks so perhaps…