A fundamental change in our thinking is required to bring about meaningful environmental change.” 

A guest post from Derek Pretswell, a well known and respected environmental campaigner.  The photo is a shot of a Loch Garry Tree Group (founded by Ron Greer and I) enclosure in front of a hillside that was mapped in 1750 as forest by General Roy and forty years later saw the introduction of theContinue reading “A fundamental change in our thinking is required to bring about meaningful environmental change.” “

SCOTLAND EXPECTS

A guest article from Peter Young, who runs IndyScot News from his home in Denmark. Always creating a powerful message in the most delightful way. Great writer. Scotland Expects A decorated open lorry has arrived at the main square in our neighbouring town. On board is an entire class of raucous ‘Third G’ students. Their lorry isContinue reading “SCOTLAND EXPECTS”

CAN WE WORK TOGETHER?

A guest article by Bill Clark, a YES supporter who lives in Fort William. Nicola Sturgeon will not work with Alex Salmond’s Alba Party The SNP leader said her party wants to persuade people to back independence, not ‘bulldoze’ the decision through Unionist parties will drop their differences in an effort to stop Scots  submitting their political views on ScottishContinue reading “CAN WE WORK TOGETHER?”

MIA RETURNS TO THE FRAY

Regular columnist Mia returns after a short absence as she comments on the Robin McAlpine article I published yesterday. This raises the question about whether the Scottish Government has known this for a while”  In my personal opinion it stands to the obvious they have known this since the first day they started drafting theContinue reading “MIA RETURNS TO THE FRAY”

ROBIN McALPINE ASKS THE KEY QUESTIONS.

I am very happy to share this excellent article from Robin McAlpine’s excellent blog which can be found at RobinMcAlpine.org Opinion Are we in a Cohen Brothers movie? by Robin McAlpine | The evidence suggests that the Scottish Government’s hyper-confidence that it can definitely hold an independence referendum isn’t sound. Are we reaching the bottom of aContinue reading “ROBIN McALPINE ASKS THE KEY QUESTIONS.”

EXCELLENT RESPONSES WORTHY OF WIDER CIRCULATION.

I publish below some excellent comments from readers in response to yesterday’s article. From Breeks WHAT DO YOU THINK WATSON? There is a malice at the heart of all this which in my opinion, simply outstrips the capacity of any single person. That includes the capacity of one person to influence others and lead aContinue reading “EXCELLENT RESPONSES WORTHY OF WIDER CIRCULATION.”

WHAT DO YOU THINK WATSON?

Originally published in October 2021, this article is a useful reminder of the tactics being employed by a small number of people at the top of the SNP. The fact that they have continued on since this article was first published indicates the dangers have not passed and still exist. Any future Scottish Government requiresContinue reading “WHAT DO YOU THINK WATSON?”

A TEACHER AND PARENT SPEAKS OUT!

This is a guest article written by Heather McLean who lives in Dundee, and is a teacher with forty four years experience. Parents are not going along with this ideology, they are deliberately being kept in the dark by the schools under instruction and pressure from complicit Local Authorities. There have been many instances ofContinue reading “A TEACHER AND PARENT SPEAKS OUT!”

THERE IS NO GREATER RESPONSIBILITY THAN BEING A PARENT.

THERE IS NO GREATER RESPONSIBILITY THAN BEING A PARENT. From birth your child or children become the focal point of your life. You hope to be able to raise them safely and point and encourage them to build a good life for themselves. As they grow up and start to become mobile you need anContinue reading “THERE IS NO GREATER RESPONSIBILITY THAN BEING A PARENT.”

WHAT ABOUT THESE SEX ALLEGATIONS?

On the day the BBC reported that Patrick Grady MP has been banned from the House of Commons for sexual offences I republish the article that appeared on this blog more than a year ago as the ”victim” tried to get justice and met opposition and great difficulty. This frustration led to the correspondence beingContinue reading “WHAT ABOUT THESE SEX ALLEGATIONS?”