Tag - devolution

Is Former First Minister Bashing Scotland Or IS He Right To Say That Scotland IS “Stuck In Treacle”?

From the Daily Record... A former First Minister has claimed Scotland is “worse than it ever has been” due to the constitutional standoff over independence. Jack McConnell said the country is “struck in treacle” and he does not know how to get out of it. The former Scottish Labour leader served as First Minister from 2001 until narrowly...

Boris Johnson: Devolution & Scottish Parliament “A Disaster” – You Bet!

Boris Johnson has denied that he opposes devolution as he attempted to end a major row in Scotland caused after he branded the creation of the Scottish Parliament a “disaster”.  In an address to the Scottish Conservatives virtual conference, the Prime Minister claimed his leaked comments, made in an online call to northern English...