Stirling – The Three Headed Council – Time to Throw Off the Shackles of the Unionist’s – Give The SNP a Clear Majority

        29 May 1998: Stirling Council staff take to streets over jobs Council services in the Stirling area were badly affected yesterday by the first all-out strike to hit a Scottish authority since local government reorganisation three years ago. More than 1,000 members of the public service union, Unison, took part in […]

West Dunbartonshire – Under Labour officially the Worst Run Council in Scotland – 50 Years of Unfettered Abuse of the Electorate

  The Labour Party in Dunbartonshire – A lifetime of unfettered power – A local governance of corruption and abuse of the trust of the electorate. What follows provides a brief record of local political events, primarily in West Dunbartonshire from 1996. It is not comfortable reading but a “Yes” vote in the referendum and […]

Is Jackie Baillie – Self Crowned – Queen of Dunbartonshire – About to be Dethroned by a Scots Electorate Who Finally Recognise her for the Chancer That She Is ?

    Jacqueline Marie Baillie Was born in the far east, 15 January 1964, to a Portuguese father and Scottish mother. She was schooled at the exclusive private St Anne’s School, Windermere in the English Lake District (annual boarding fees were £21,000 a year) and later studied at Cumbernauld College, Strathclyde University and the University […]

Charitable Donations – Raised in Scotland – Transferred to London – Spent in England – Scottish Government Needs to Close the Door on the Rip -Off

        Charity Donations across the UK         14 March 2013: Scots are the most generous nation in Britain donating an average £100 more per year than Wealthier Londoners It is a cruel stereotype: that Scotsmen have a tendency towards thrift that sometimes borders on the downright tight-fisted. According to […]

Scottish Tories – A Party of Political Eunuchs Managed By Mundell and Davidson – Left in Place By Cameron to Watch Over Rebellious Scots (part 4)

                5 October 2015 ; How do SNP vet their candidates?’: Scots Tory leader Ruth Davidson demands explanation over suspended MP Michelle Thomson Tory leader in Scotland Ruth Davidson last night called for an explanation over the SNP’s ­candidate selection and vetting procedures in light of the Michelle […]

Smoke and Mirrors – Westminster Draws a Constitutional Line in the Sand – Retribution Visited Upon Scotland For Having the Nerve to Try to Break Up What Is Laughably Called the Most Successful Union of Nations in History.

      Smoke and Mirrors – Westminster Draws a Constitutional Line in the Sand – Retribution Visited Upon Scotland For Having the Nerve to Try to Break Up What Is Laughably Called the Most Successful Union of Nations in History. Westminster Unionist partys’ offer of devolution of limited fiscal powers to Scotland is driven […]