“That is why, on this 10-year anniversary, I promise the people of Scotland that we will never stop working hard to make Scotland the best country it can be”
Charles the third — it’s a name we need to get used to.
The General Election is running along familiar lines because the SNP and the Tories are reluctant to talk about what is really at stake – the future of Britain.
They used to sing “it’s going to get better” – you can’t hear the music any more but it’s still the same message.
Just when you thought it was safe to go back into the community hall, another election turns up. It seems like we have been on some voting diet – lots of roughage and prunes, not much meat.
Dundee likes a maverick – whether its Churchill in the early part of the 20th Century, or returning a lone urban SNP MP in its last decade.
The world faces a crisis of leadership highlighted by the Syrian gas attacks.
So this is what history feels like. In two days the Scottish Parliament has voted to demand another referendum and the UK Government has begun to withdraw from the EU.
As a terror attack occurs in the Palace of Westminster, it seems we can't escape terrorism.
There is no going back now for Nicola Sturgeon as she demands from Downing Street the power to hold a second referendum.