Border Patrol 8

Border Patrol 8 The latest issue covers diverse issues impacting on Scotland. Asset stripping examines the powers MPs, including the 13 Scottish Tory MPs, voted to take away from Scotland and hand back to London. Brexit Britain is increasingly looking a pretty dismal place. Business Minister, Paul Wheelhouse, demands banks offer…

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Wind farm to finance social housing in Berwickshire

Photograph © Russell Bruce Energy Minister, Paul Wheelhouse MSP has launched the first wind farm to be developed by a housing association to fund the building of new homes for social rent. The ‘Fisherman Three’ community wind farm near Cockburnspath is a joint venture between Berwickshire Housing Association and Community Energy…

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There are Tories around, that’s why I am both votes SNP

Down here in the South of Scotland we still have Tories and some of them were sitting MSPs in the last parliament. Despite losing regional list seats, in other regions at the 2011 elections, the Tories held on in the South of Scotland by winning constituency seats. The Tories won…

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Two choices: Paul or John

With just over week to go to the Scottish elections things are hotting up in a tight contest between the SNP and the Tories in Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire. That it a straight choice is the one thing Paul and John agree on. Like the General Election result in Berwickshire,…

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Paul Wheelhouse and Calum Kerr MP in conversation

SNP Berwickshire TV interview Paul Wheelhouse, Minister for Community Safety and Legal Affairs until the Scottish Parliament is dissolved for the Scottish Parliamentary Elections, and Calum Kerr MP for Berwickshire Roxburgh and Selkirk respond to questions on current International, Scottish and Borders issues. The warmth and strong working relationship between…

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