Border Patrol

For some time SNP Berwickshire has been looking at ways to improve communications, especially with members. This website and the SNP Berwickshire Facebook page have been part of that drive. But it wasn’t enough. As Political Education Officer for the branch, I have for sometime been concerned to find the…

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Dead lady stumbling, the Colonel in Fatigues and Border warfare

By Russell Bruce This article first published 27th June on Newsnet.scot One thing is clear from the general election outcome – May cannot survive as Prime Minister for long. The questions are – will that be days, weeks or even a few months and who are in the running to succeed…

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Taxing question: How do we create a society that is fair for all?

Taxation is not everybody’s favourite subject. Indeed it comes well down the list of the subjects that people are most likely to engage with when it comes to deciding their personal political priorities. If we all want more money for the NHS, and most of us do, the retort is always where…

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Fraser Nelson’s uncle James talks about why he now supports the SNP

James is a pensioner and former paratrooper who lives in Old Meldrum, Aberdeenshire. James voted No to independence and leave in the EU referendum but has completely changed his views on both. James discusses his disillusion with the UK Government and their inept handling of constitutional issues, a famous relation…

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