The UK will plunge into constitutional crisis if Westminster overrules Holyrood on the Repeal Bill, says the SNP’s Brexit minister.
Sir, - After recent stories in The Courier regarding snakes, I feel I should defend these animals against people’s ignorance and misconceptions.
Sir,- Dr John Cameron’s rather bitter anti-Brexit and UK letter (June 24) depicts a “xenophobic little Britain... unwelcoming, impoverished, isolated offshore archipelago in the wastes of the North Atlantic” while the rest of the EU becomes stronger, without the UK as an obstacle to European unification.
A defeated Tory candidate’s appointment as a UK minister has been branded an “absolute abomination” by Nicola Sturgeon.
Defeated general election candidate Ian Duncan has been appointed a UK minister, the Scotland Office has confirmed.
A Scottish Conservative MP cannot think of “anyone better” to be Scotland Office minister than the MEP who will become a Lord after losing his general election fight.
The Conservative who will be installed as David Mundell’s Scotland Office deputy despite losing out on a parliamentary seat by 21 votes has said SNP ministers should get a seat at the Brexit negotiating table.
Scotland's First Minister reacted with fury to suggestions beaten Conservative Ian Duncan MEP will be installed in the House of Lords to become David Mundell's deputy at the Scotland Office.
Ian Duncan, the Conservative MEP who missed out on election in Perthshire by 21 votes, will be made a Lord and appointed a Scotland Office minister this week.
The Tory candidate who got SNP veteran Pete Wishart on the ropes in one of the general election's closest fought bouts has said the tide is turning against the country's nationalists.