Episode 12: Our health service, our economy


Two heavyweights from health and economics entered the Bateman studio complex this week to discuss the case for Yes.

Philippa Whitford
Philppa Whitford makes a point

As the future of the health service hit the headlines in both Scotland and England, well-known breast cancer surgeon and doughty Yes campaigner Philippa Whitford (right) took a break to tell Derek why she believes a No vote really does threaten the NHS in Scotland.

Soon afterwards, successful businessman and former Enterprise Minister Jim Mather (below) fought his way past the massed ranks of Bateman Broadcasting news bunnies to drop in and offer his take from the trenches.

Jim Mather
Jim Mather offers analysis

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A video version of Philippa Whitford’s interview can be viewed here.