Ireland’s superpower is independence

Ireland’s superpower is independence

There’s a new and deeply unpleasant narrative developing amongst Brexits. Although to be honest this is scarcely unsurprising since Brexit was always a deeply unpleasant narrative in the first place. However now that the Brexit pigeons have come home to roost and have crapped all over Liam Fox and David...

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The Shoe-Shine Boys

The Shoe-Shine Boys

Singers gotta sing, players gonna play and writers must write. If a person does not follow their passion it normally leads to internal disappointment. For me, writing is something I must do, sometimes it is spontaneous and seems to come from nowhere, the creative flame is lit by some spark...

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Now That’s What I Call Scottish Pop

Now That’s What I Call Scottish Pop

To mark the end of Rip it Up, the National Museum’s exhibition of Scottish pop and rock we’ve compiled a pop quiz, giving you the chance to show off your vast knowledge of obscure and wonderful facts about Caledonia’s unique contribution to music. As prizes, we have 2 copies of...

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Why we want to leave  – EU citizens fear for future without indyref2

Why we want to leave – EU citizens fear for future without indyref2

READ MORE: ‘Brexodus’: EU nationals to leave Scotland unless indyref2 called However, she fears without a referendum in the near future, their best course of action is to investigate moving elsewhere. “If Scotland becomes independent we would stay. Scotland could become a lot richer if it was independent and I...

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Alison Thewliss scalds Home Office for misapplication of own rules

Alison Thewliss scalds Home Office for misapplication of own rules

It forces migrants to leave the country over “the undesirability of permitting the person concerned to remain in the United Kingdom in the light of his conduct (including convictions which do not fall within paragraph 322(1C), character or associations or the fact that he represents a threat to national security”....

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Theresa May insists UK is beyond point of return on Brexit deal

Theresa May insists UK is beyond point of return on Brexit deal

In a BBC phone-in as part of her drive to sell the agreement to the public, May insisted there was no mood on the EU side for fresh concessions. “If we were to go back to the European Union and say ‘People didn’t like that deal can we have another...

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‘Brexodus’: EU nationals to leave Scotland unless indyref2 called

‘Brexodus’: EU nationals to leave Scotland unless indyref2 called

READ MORE:Why we want to leave – EU citizens fear for future without indyref2 She said many had been waiting for a plebiscite but without any plans for one being unveiled they believed they had to start establishing their lives abroad before facing increased competition for housing and jobs “because...

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