Labour Voters Decide – Labour Party in Scotland is Finished – Get the Message Jackie Baillie

    Message for the Unionist parties – Labour – Tory – Lib/Dem and UKIP The Labour Party in Scotland is a busted flush unworthy of any support from the Scottish electorate. The other Westminster controlled parties are just as guilty of electoral abuse. 100 days from now Scotland should send all of the UnionistContinue reading “Labour Voters Decide – Labour Party in Scotland is Finished – Get the Message Jackie Baillie”

Francesca Osowska OBE, Director, Scotland Office -A Masterclass in Evasion for the Scottish Affairs Committee

      Francesca Osowska OBE, Director, Scotland Office Francesca was educated in Cumbria and at Cambridge University where she obtained an MA in economics. She also received an MA in European Economics from the College of Europe in Bruges. Having joined the civil service as an economist in 1993, her first posting was inContinue reading “Francesca Osowska OBE, Director, Scotland Office -A Masterclass in Evasion for the Scottish Affairs Committee”

Scottish Office – Works For Westminster But Against Scotland

    Sir David Steel     21 November 2001: Scotland Act Not Fit For Purpose and Needs to be Changed Says Lib/Dem Lord Steel Lord Steel, the Scottish Parliament’s Presiding Officer, yesterday criticised the devolution settlement, claiming that Scotland’s institutions should have more power to act without seeking Westminster approval. Lord Steel, who wasContinue reading “Scottish Office – Works For Westminster But Against Scotland”

Labour Party in Government in Scotland – Incompetence or criminal deception

    The Late Donald Dewar and the First lady of the UK McLeish McConnell with his pal Donald         Labour Party Accused of Cheating the Scottish Electorate The Labour Party, assisted by the Lib/Dem’s formed the government in Scotland from the start of devolution until 2007. In that time Donald Dewar,Continue reading “Labour Party in Government in Scotland – Incompetence or criminal deception”

Mundell & the Scottish Office – The Millstone Dragging Scotland Down

          Mundell Plea – Let’s all be civil to each other David Mundell calls for a “reboot” of the relationship between Holyrood and Westminster, and said there should be an end to the “petty politicking and sniping” between the Scottish and UK governments after the Scottish elections in May. He citedContinue reading “Mundell & the Scottish Office – The Millstone Dragging Scotland Down”

Devolution – A Diplomatic Gift From Westminster Or A Poisoned Chalice Concocted to Destroy Scotland – Part 2

    1999 – Devolution – Establishment of the Scottish Assembly Westminster politicians, across the party’s did not embrace devolution with any degree of enthusiasm. The proposal was cynically introduced by Tony Blair as an election propaganda tool designed to encourage Scottish voters to join the labour party cause, namely getting rid of the centralisingContinue reading “Devolution – A Diplomatic Gift From Westminster Or A Poisoned Chalice Concocted to Destroy Scotland – Part 2”

Devolution – A Diplomatic Gift From Westminster Or A Poisoned Chalice Concocted to Destroy Scotland – Part 1

      17 December 2002: Devolution (Scotland) Arrangements within the UK Government A commons select committee was formed early in the year 2002 with a remit to review inter-government working arrangements insofar as they were applicable to devolution and to bring forward recommendations, if any, for change which would further enhance devolution legislation. WithinContinue reading “Devolution – A Diplomatic Gift From Westminster Or A Poisoned Chalice Concocted to Destroy Scotland – Part 1”

Jackie Bird – Does she justify a £200k salary for delivering biased political rhetoric favouring the Unionist parties

    Jackie Bird         Pen Picture of Jackie Bird Born: Jackie Macpherson: 31 July 1962 (age 53): Bellshill, North Lanarkshire, Scotland: Occupation: Scottish journalist and newsreader, currently anchor of BBC Scotland’s news programme Reporting Scotland. In October 2014 she celebrated 25 years of working on Reporting Scotland. She is the longestContinue reading “Jackie Bird – Does she justify a £200k salary for delivering biased political rhetoric favouring the Unionist parties”

The Thin Red Line To Be Painted in The Sands of Libya Once Again – But At What Cost – How Many More of Our Young Men and Women Are to Be Sacrificed on the Alter of Oil Worship For a Pittance of a Wage.

        The Thin Red Line To Be Painted in The Sands of Libya Once Again – But At What Cost – How Many More of Our Young Men and Women Are to Be Sacrificed on the Alter of Oil Worship For a Pittance of a Wage. The main beneficiaries of the conflict thatContinue reading “The Thin Red Line To Be Painted in The Sands of Libya Once Again – But At What Cost – How Many More of Our Young Men and Women Are to Be Sacrificed on the Alter of Oil Worship For a Pittance of a Wage.”