Category: POLITICS

Salmond urges Sturgeon not to wait for polls on indyref2

Two years ago today, Alex Salmond was casting his vote for Scottish independence in a referendum he called a “once in a generation” event. At some point over...

David Mundell warns euro is price of indy Scotland in EU

David Mundell will today warn that an independent Scotland in the EU would see the establishment of an Anglo/Scottish border and the adoption of the euro north of the...

Alex Salmond predicts second independence referendum by 2018

Alex Salmond has predicted that Scotland will see another independence referendum in around two years’ time in an interview marking the second anniversary of the...

Poll: Scotland now split down the middle on independence

Support for Scottish independence is now virtually neck and neck with backing for the UK among Scots, a new poll has found just days before the second anniversary of the...

David Cameron to stand down as MP for Witney

David Cameron is to stand down as MP for Witney, triggering a by-election in the Oxfordshire seat, he has announced. Mr Cameron said he would not be moving away from the...

Donald Trump poses security risk to US – Alex Salmond

DONALD Trump is a “manchild” who poses “a real and present danger” to US security, according to Alex Salmond. The former first minister of...

David Davis accuses SNP of U-turn on second indy referendum

Nicola Sturgeon has been accused of backtracking on her threat of a second independence referendum ahead of the publication of her government’s programme for the...

Nicola Sturgeon focuses on Auld Alliance to secure EU future

By some accounts, it is the oldest alliance in history. Some even argue that it endures to this day, but with the shadow of Brexit hanging over the Auld Alliance, what...

Owen Smith pours cold water on Indy2 ballot

LABOUR leadership contender Owen Smith has said Scotland should not have a second independence referendum – just two days after he stated he would not oppose such...

Cameron in fresh cronyism claims over No 10 advisers pay rise

David Cameron has been accused of “uber-cronyism” after it emerged Downing Street special advisers were awarded pay rises of up to a quarter, months before...