Podcast: On governing, being radical and staying European


As the SNP holds its big pre election conference in Glasgow, and the storm clouds gather over the UK European referendum campaign, Derek Bateman gathered expert views from Newsnet Radio regulars Peter Arnott and journalist Maurice Smith.

Derek Bateman
Derek Bateman

In this week’s podcast, the trio examine the Scottish economy, the outcome of the Smith Commission, the state of party politics and the grim campaign over European membership in a wide ranging and at times tongue in cheek review of the week.

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