Scotland ‘cannot escape cuts’ says Jim Murphy

  Labour MP and Secretary of State for Scotland Jim Murphy was today embroiled in a squabble with Conservative shadow chancellor George Osborne over...

Why ‘Arry got more space

Kenneth Roy It is not often that a great man or woman dies. There may be no more than half a dozen such events...

Sir James Black, 1924-2010

In conversation with Kenneth Roy   The accident   In November 2002, at the inaugural Young Scotland Programme, Kenneth Roy interviewed Sir James Black....

McPravda?

  Yesterday The Herald group published yet another defence of their coverage of the Scottish political scene.  This is the third such publication from...

Willie Haughey – Glasgow belongs to Me….

{jcomments on}Anna Raccoon   From Sunday Times 22 March:   "Strathclyde police is to seek guidance from the Crown Office on whether to investigate Labour’s...

Fresh ‘cash for access’ row hits Labour

  Labour were plunged into yet another ‘cash for access’ scandal after an undercover investigation carried out jointly by The Times and Channel 4’s...

Labour ‘contracts for donations’ – row deepens

{jcomments on}It has emerged that the police are considering launching an investigation into how one of Labour’s biggest donors in Scotland came to be...

YouGov admit underestimating SNP support

Polling organisation YouGov have announced that they are to change their weighting and sampling system for Scotland after a review of their methods...

Electoral Commission apologises to SNP

{jcomments on}The SNP has received a full public apology from the Electoral Commission who have admitted failing to contact the party after a complaint was made...

Sanitised Wilderness Experiences

  Article by Ian Macfarlane of 'Do it Outdoors'     Set yourself free from the routine worries of the day, forget what...