Noses Still in the Trough at Westminster. You Betcha !!!! Scot’s do not need to accept this nonsense

Noses Still in the Trough at Westminster. You Betcha !!!! Scot’s do not need to accept this nonsense Total bill for MPs’ expenses & costs rose from £98million to £103million last year, official figures showed yesterday. http://www.express.co.uk/news/politics/509805/Bill-for-MPs-expenses-rises-by-5million Senior Tories were last night distancing themselves from a think tank after claims it used taxpayer’s money toContinue reading “Noses Still in the Trough at Westminster. You Betcha !!!! Scot’s do not need to accept this nonsense”

Trident Yes Once More It is Important,

Trident Yes Once More It is Important, The main argument advanced by, “Better Together” for keeping Trident is to protect local jobs, (all 8000 of them) nothing to do with the cost of them to taxpayers or to the lives of potential millions killed by them. Figures released by the Ministry of Defence (MoD) underContinue reading “Trident Yes Once More It is Important,”

Jackie Ballie Labour MSP A Consummate Liar Exposed

      Jackie Ballie A Consummate Liar Exposed Labour’s demand for more public cash to operate as an opposition party at Holyrood has been attacked as “rank hypocrisy”. A wise old Scotsman once said: “Labour is like the pigeons in George Square…When they’re down they’ll eat out of your hand..but when they’re up they’llContinue reading “Jackie Ballie Labour MSP A Consummate Liar Exposed”

General Norman Arthur Better Together Campaigner for the Military

1. General Norman Arthur Better Together Campaigner for the Military a. Norman’s family are extremely well connected in the South East of Scotland and enjoy a long and distinguished tradition of military service. He was destined, from birth to take up a position with a Scottish cavalry regiment and after boarding School at Eton heContinue reading “General Norman Arthur Better Together Campaigner for the Military”

Admiral Lord West of Spithead, former first sea lord, The UK is, “sailing into danger”

1. Lord West, Once the UK’s Top Sailor – Switched to politics and joined Gordon Browns government- Not long after he became a life peer and took his seat in the House of Lords. Prone to shooting himself in the foot his political career was short lived. He is a Labour Party member and hisContinue reading “Admiral Lord West of Spithead, former first sea lord, The UK is, “sailing into danger””

Whitehall Want’s Cuts I deliver States Scottish General

Major General Mark Strudwick CBE, former Aide-de-Camp to the Queen Was, in his last post in the Army. General Officer Commanding the Army in Scotland and Her Majesty’s Governor of Edinburgh Castle. He is a Better Together Supporter. In retirement he became head of the Prince’s Scottish Youth Business Trust. (Classic case of a companyContinue reading “Whitehall Want’s Cuts I deliver States Scottish General”

Another General Adds His Support to Better Together

General Loudon – Governor of Edinburgh Castle & Better Together supporter – Adds his signature Supporting No in the Referendum 1. General Euan Loudon Keeps Proposed Changes From Soldiers a. 2003-2005. A series of discussions, (at the highest level) were conducted within the Scottish Regimental heirarchy pertaining to major organisational change, at the time ScottishContinue reading “Another General Adds His Support to Better Together”

Military Veterans Called Up to Support Better Together

1. Military Veterans on both sides of the referendum debate are being lined up to issue a plea for voters to back their campaigns. Those voting No: a. More than 400 former servicemen and women have signed a statement arguing that Scotland will be stronger and more secure as part of the United Kingdom. b.Continue reading “Military Veterans Called Up to Support Better Together”

Bob, Band Aid and how the rebels bought their arms. By Andrew Whitehead

A quarter of a century ago, the BBC’s Michael Buerk achieved something very rare – he not only reported the world, but changed it a little bit. His vivid on-the-spot coverage of a famine “of biblical proportions” in Tigray in Northern Ethiopia pricked the conscience of the richer part of the world. The money cameContinue reading “Bob, Band Aid and how the rebels bought their arms. By Andrew Whitehead”