In Whose Interest?

The prosecution and trial of Tommy and Gail Sheridan set many legal precedents and, as Jim Monaghan describes, leaves many unanswered questions.

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Serial Killer Shovel Freak-Out As 2010 started with the worst winter the UK has experienced since the last time we had a right-wing Tory government, Britain entered the year snowbound and with the prospect of the coming year bringing us a right-wing Tory government. By the time you read this, of course, the snow may have...

Agenda 15 – Reactions

We wrote to a range of the people who will have the power to implement the proposals put forward in Agenda 15 to ask for their reactions. We wrote to leader of all the centre and left-of-centre political parties in the Scottish Parliament. We wrote to an current MSP in each of the parties. And we also wrote to a candidate at...

Agenda 15

We are calling this issue Agenda 15. It is an agenda for the Scottish Parliament elections and the four years afterwards. Everything in here can be done within the powers of the Scottish Parliament and its agencies. Everything can be started now. And it will deliver substantial change over four years to 2015. It is a clear...

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ELECTION PROBE AS VOTE FOR LIB DEMS TURNS OUT NOT TO BE WASTED AS PROMISED

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It’s not just the career-change that is remarkable in the politician-to-media journey, it’s also the personality transformation.

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TEARFUL BROWN BATTERS INNOCENT SCAPEGOAT HORROR

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SNOW! EH, THAT’S IT

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‘FOREIGN MAN NOT DEAD YET’ FURY

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JOHN SMEATON IN AL-MEGRAHI ‘NEAR MISS’ Before the onset of winter, with its depressing short days and long nights, before the depressing realisation set in that 2010 would see yet another Worls Cup without Scotland, we all let our hair down with a festival or two. Edinburgh, in particular, welcomed visitors from throughout...