SNP MP threatens to cancel TV licence over BBC Brexit debate snub to First Minister

SNP MP threatens to cancel TV licence over BBC Brexit debate snub to First Minister

An SNP MP has threatened to cancel his TV licence unless the BBC includes party leader Nicola Sturgeon in a televised Brexit debate alongside Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn. Chris Law MP, who represents Dundee West, is furious at plans by the BBC to restrict a live debate on Brexit...

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Brexit Means Genetically Modified Food

Brexit Means Genetically Modified Food

This week the Times announced the nominally Scottish Environment Minister declaring “a genetic food revolution”. Gove told something called the Country Land and Business Association: “Even if there are individual lobby groups that express their legitimate concerns we will ensure those scientific tools are there for those who can improve...

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Articles without faith

Articles without faith

At a time of unprecedented political chaos and uncertainty, just about the only thing you can still count on is that for any given situation, senior Labour figures will issue proclamations both firmly in favour of it and stoutly opposed to it, usually the same day. So the stories below,...

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This is why I won’t vote for Theresa May’s rotten Brexit deal

This is why I won’t vote for Theresa May’s rotten Brexit deal

READ MORE:Nicola Sturgeon warns Brexit will put Scotland at a ‘disadvantage’ to Northern Ireland And repeat with every breaking news alert. I thought it when David Cameron resigned after losing the referendum, I thought it when Theresa May stood at a podium last January and lectured the EU on why...

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Scottish Tory MP carries out own ‘pilot People’s Vote’ in constituency

Scottish Tory MP carries out own ‘pilot People’s Vote’ in constituency

READ MORE: Nicola Sturgeon warns Brexit will put Scotland at a ‘disadvantage’ to Northern Ireland The move was mocked by Willie Rennie who said Lamont was conducting “a pilot People’s Vote” in the Borders and called on the Conservatives to back the option for voters in all parts of the...

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SNP steps up attack on BBC over televised Brexit-deal debate

SNP steps up attack on BBC over televised Brexit-deal debate

READ MORE: May and her Tory Government are acting like a dictatorship The SNP depute leader also accused the BBC of “giving the impression” of acting for the Prime Minister as the party steps up its criticism of the corporation’s plans for the debate. Brown hit out after a suspicion...

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