The Distance of the Years

Another excellent article from my regular contributor Peter Young in Denmark. “You wouldn’t recognise Duke Street now,” my sister says, “it’s all bric-a-brac stores.” Lizzie is the only one of the litter who has remained close to our roots. Today, she lives just across from my primary school at the top of Armadale Street. Her daily shopping tripsContinue reading “The Distance of the Years”

SCOTTISH POLITICS..THE MYSTERY.

SCOTTISH POLITICS..THE MYSTERY by Iain Lawson Chair, Scottish National Congress Steering Committee. I have been doing my best to have a rest from my blog and Twitter for the last few days but I visited today for a brief look at what was going on. I was not happy with what I found. I cameContinue reading “SCOTTISH POLITICS..THE MYSTERY.”

So what really happened at Lockerbie..the search continues?

A guest article from the YFS legal eagle Ewan Kennedy who lives in Argyll. It certainly made a change from my normal Saturday night on the telly; I’m usually just watching rather than taking part. In response to a request from Al-Masar TV I agreed to contribute a Scottish dimension to the recent kidnapping andContinue reading “So what really happened at Lockerbie..the search continues?”

BREEKS VIEW OF THE IMMEDIATE FUTURE.

A guest post from a friend of Yours for Scotland who has become a regular contributor in recent times. Sooner or later, whatever path to Independence we follow, and even if we’re leading our velvet insurrection by the Constitutional route, the time will come when Scottish Independence needs a democratic component to ratify Scotland’s statusContinue reading “BREEKS VIEW OF THE IMMEDIATE FUTURE.”

HEADING FOR BANKING DISASTER 2

A letter sent to a number of newspapers. Only one published it so far. Well done the Edinburgh Evening News. Dear Editor, Jeremy Hunt’s disastrous roll-back of banking regulations, imposed after the 2007/8 global financial crisis, is extreme folly. He had the effrontery to announce them in Edinburgh, where responsible banking was pioneered.[1] Since theContinue reading “HEADING FOR BANKING DISASTER 2”

SCOTS LAW IS NOT ENGLISH LAW

THIS IS A VERY IMPORTANT STATEMENT FROM SARA SALYERS OF SALVO.SCOT AND LIBERATION.SCOT. This is what Scots, all Scots must do from now on.It is not six months old yet but as each day passes the message becomes more powerful. Here’s the text: We know that Scots’ law is not English law. What we haveContinue reading “SCOTS LAW IS NOT ENGLISH LAW”

THIS IS SCOTLAND 2022. THE ENERGY CAPITAL OF EUROPE.

The picture above was sent to Salvo this week. I reproduce the message that accompanied it. Hello Sara I read on the Internet that: One in 4 children in Scotland (24%) are living in poverty. 1 in 5 working age people (19%) in Scotland are living in poverty. 14% of pensioners in Scotland are livingContinue reading “THIS IS SCOTLAND 2022. THE ENERGY CAPITAL OF EUROPE.”

KENNY HIGHLIGHTS WHO GAINS FROM SCOTLAND’S WINDPOWER!

An article by Kenny MacAskill MP    Energy Rich Scotland – Fuel Poor Scots                             The loss of a state asset and the loss of jobs   Offshore wind should see Scotland benefit from its natural resource and it’s people have access to affordable fuel. Moreover, it should provide for Scottish businesses to benefit from its location andContinue reading “KENNY HIGHLIGHTS WHO GAINS FROM SCOTLAND’S WINDPOWER!”