Madam, – I read the other day about Jacob Rees-Mogg’s campaign to be elected MP for Central Fife in 1997 and couldn’t believe he was unsuccessful!
If John Cooper Clarke didn’t exist it’s highly unlikely that anyone would have thought to invent him.
Madam, – I regret to have to tell arch critic of the SNP Alan Bell of Kirriemuir that his simplistic analysis of Scotland’s economic problems is, to quote an oft used word by the Rev. John Cameron, risible to say the least (Misery over expenditure, Courier, August 26).
Tracking the health, welfare and performance of livestock on Scotland’s hill farms could soon become easier thanks to a next-generation ear tag which provides real-time data on animal behaviour from up to 10 miles away.
Beef producers are being told to prepare for the introduction of mandatory electronic identification (EID) tags for new-born calves from summer 2021.
An armed robber who took part in a terrifying raid at luxury Gleneagles Hotel was yesterday jailed after he was brought back from South America to face justice.
Madam, – The question of Scottish independence is a regular feature in all the newspapers these days.
Former SNP leader and first minister of Scotland Alex Salmond is accused of a string of sex offences, including attempted rape.
Madam, – So Labour shadow chancellor John McDonnell has confirmed he would grant Nicola Sturgeon IndyRef2 whenever she wishes (Labour would not block second referendum on independence, Courier, August 7).
Madam, – My wife recently had an X-ray in Perth Royal Infirmary and asked for a report from her GP.