- First published in : Visit Website
- First published on: 10th Feb 2022
The political temperature continues to rise north and south of the border. And as we move out of the Covid crisis I predict this will continue. The time has now come for a relentless light to be shone on the Tories project of minimising scrutiny of their actions by parliament and the courts and their undermining of the powers of our devolved parliament. Likewise in Scotland we can already see a more searching analysis of the case for independence. The row over who will pay your pension after independence and the issues raised in a raft of new policy publications on Scotland and Europe emphasise how important it is that the Scottish Government gets its ducks in a row for the referendum which has been promised next year.