Sir, – Dundee City Council leader John Alexander (The Courier, October 21) is supportive of the decriminalisation of drugs as he thinks it will reduce the city’s drugs death rate.
Sir, – On what grounds precisely does the SNP base its case for the holding of another referendum on the question of Scotland leaving the UK?
Sir, – I wish to thank Mr Rennie MSP for the support he has given those of us who feel unfairly targeted by Fife Leisure Trust in their plans to reduce opening hours of the Cupar Sports Centre.
Madam, – With reference to Alex Bell’s opinion piece on Indyref2 “Be careful what you wish for” (The Courier, October 17) may I recommend to your readers that if you enter an orienteering competition, do not take Alex Bell along as your navigator, or you will never reach your destination.
Madam, – I was stunned by the lack of empathy and knowledge displayed by Richard Lucas, leader of the Scottish Family Party in his letter of October 15 in his diatribe against addicts (“Illegal drug abuse ‘irresponsible and selfish’,”, Letters, October 15).
Madam, In the past eight weeks, two members of my family have been knocked off their bikes and killed on country roads in north-east Fife.
Madam, – Drugs deaths in Scotland are appallingly common. Being an echo chamber of “progressive” liberalism, the SNP cannot muster anything in response beyond decriminalisation, “safe” injection facilities, tackling dealers and support for addicts.
Madam, – As the Brexit negotiations rumble on between the UK and the EU, the nature of the compromise which the UK will have to make drives a coach and horses through the legal commitments already given.
Madam, – How appalling is the attitude of the SNP Government to all those Scots with mental health problems?
Madam, – Fife Council has declared a climate emergency (Climate emergencey sees carbon cut vow, Courier, September 30).