Madam, – The news that Fife Council is facing a £7.4 million overspend (The Courier, September 14) should surprise no one.
The political appetite for renewable energy and on-shore wind farms is strong in Scotland, and renewable energy developers have on-shore wind farm acquisition back in their sights.
Madam, – What exactly does science mean by life?
Madam, – The landmark decision of the inner house of the Court of Session declaring illegal the decision of Prime Minister Boris Johnson to prorogue parliament until October 14 is not only a vindication of parliamentary democracy over an untrammelled executive but another example of how law is intruding into what was originally the sole preserve of politics.
Trade held up well on the year at Kelso Ram Sales, with an 81% clearance and a total of 4,191 rams selling for an average price of £697.55, up by £16 on the 2018 sale, albeit for 200 fewer sold.
Madam, – I am sick fed up of these whinging jocks trying to save the UK from disaster!
Madam, – Boris Johnson’s suspension of parliament was both unprecedented and undemocratic.
Police are seeking a man who has breached the terms of his licence after being released from a Tayside prison earlier this year.
Madam, – Recent coverage in The Courier and other media of Richard Selley’s campaign for the legalisation of assisted dying and of his own death on Friday (Final plea over assisted dying, Courier, September 6), must have made many people wonder what kind of democracy we live in.
The licence for glyphosate in the EU does not expire until December 2022, but the future of the product is under increasing threat as a result of political decisions.