Sir, – Alex Bell (‘Child-men ruling our world’, The Courier, December 26) in hailing Greta Thunberg as an “inspiration”, expresses only one reasonable view of her “crusade” for more international action against adverse global climate changes.
Sir, – I was at Edinburgh Airport on Saturday saying goodbye to family as they started their journey back to Tokyo.
Sir, – The Tories have lost elections in Scotland in 1959, 1964, 1966, 1970, 1974 (twice), 1979, 1983, 1987, 1992, 1997, 1999, 2001, 2005, 2010, 2011, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2019.
Sir, – Interviewed on BBC Radio Scotland’s Good Morning Scotland, Michael Keating, the respected professor of politics at Aberdeen University, made clear that it is now logistically impossible to hold a second independence referendum in 2020.
With most of us striving to keep the house in check after the Christmas festivities, spare a thought for the team at St Andrews Aquarium who battled against the advent clock to finish off a new enclosure for their family of 13 meerkats.
Sir, – In reply to Michael Foreman’s “reassuring” me, as he is a “committed unionist” (Letters, December 17), that he evidently would prefer proportional representation.