If Brexiteers Did Indy

If Brexiteers Did Indy

“For now we see through a glass, darkly” – The Bible, 1 Corr 13:12   Yesterday was the first meeting between the UK Brexit delegation and the EU delegation and, by many accounts, it has fallen far short of the UK’s expectations. David Davis spent months drumming...
Scottish independence debate is far from over

Scottish independence debate is far from over

I am bemused by the widespread feeling, at least south of the border, that the general election has knocked discussion on Scottish independence into the long grass for all time to come. I am quite sure that this is not true. Has anyone noticed, for example, that the...
Scottish Oil’s Confident Future: Three Reports

Scottish Oil’s Confident Future: Three Reports

On one day, we have three convincing pieces of evidence that the North Sea’s 2016 losses were a temporary blip. I’ve already reported on the massive finds west of Shetland and booming demand from Asia: Estimates of Scotland’s oil reserves West of Shetland now...
Nation Deflation

Nation Deflation

It sort of feels like the independence movement needs a wee tonic right about now. There’s no mystery to this, we’re all in a bit of a slump. What we haven’t quite figured out is that we are the cure. We are the tonic Scotland needs. It’s fair to say, and without any...