Thank frack that’s over

Thank frack that’s over

Anyone who has read this blog even infrequently will know I am firmly against fracking so to say I am relieved at today’s statement by Paul Wheelhouse in Holyrood is an understatement. It is great to have some good news after what has been a dreadful few days. It’s...
Colonel Tankstraddler and her minion

Colonel Tankstraddler and her minion

So Ruth Davidson MSP, and the real Governor General of the northern colony Scotland, speaks at the Conservative old age people’s Conference in Manchester. Ruthie got into SNP bad mode really quickly, of course with a huge dollop of delusion, or was that shit, same...
Why I Support Independence – A Deeply Personal Story

Why I Support Independence – A Deeply Personal Story

I want to reach out to the people who may read my blog posts, but this time I want to reach out on a deeply personal level that may help people understand why it is that I support independence for Scotland and why I am a socialist like so many other Scots. The below...
ME AND JEREMY CORBYN

ME AND JEREMY CORBYN

I remember the good old days when a small group of MPs were the front line in Parliamentary opposition to Blairite Labour. There were the 6 SNP MPs, 3 Plaid, Jeremy Corbyn, John McDonnell, latterly Caroline Lucas and the rest of the small band of Labour Campaign Group...
When does SNP Good become SNP Bad?

When does SNP Good become SNP Bad?

Last night I was watching the new Grand Designs on Sky.  I paused the TV a few times whilst doing other things and oddly just as Grand Designs on live pause was finishing, my TV was on BBC 1 at 1035pm. Trust me it was an accident as I cannot stand watching Reporting...