Good Morning Scotland! It’s our regular alcohol consumption pusher!

Originally posted on Talking-up Scotland:
https://twitter.com/msm_monitor/status/1419546317685235712 Again, in the wake of the the early-bird(s) at MSM Monitor, I have something to add to their excellent alert. Stephen Montgomery, Bar Steward and GMS regular go-to-guy for undermining the Scottish Government’s pandemic strategy, is well known to us at TuS. In April, on one of his earlier…

Count Me Out

Originally posted on Grouse Beater:
Another dissatisfied customer decides hope is not on sale in his local SNP store. Colin was a regular tweeter on the subject of Scotland’s rightful place in the legion of nations, often posting pithy posters on independence. Most of his well-conceived illustrations were memorable, posters worth collecting, and can still…

The Glen Garry Evictions

Originally posted on Grouse Beater:
One could argue the infamous Clearances, driving people off their land without a care where they go or what happens to them, began as soon as an overweight 23-year-old Butcher Cumberland was desperate to raise his reputation after losing the Battle of Fontenoy?against the French. He found it soon enough…

BBC Scotland not reporting that Tories are to stab Scottish hill-farmers in the back next with Oz deal

Originally posted on Talking-up Scotland:
As the back-stabbing of Scotland’s fishing industry falls off the even the few pages it did make, the UK Government is set to betray Scotland’s hill-farmers with its Australian trade deal. In the FT and the Financial Review, below, but not featuring in Scotland’s MSM at all: https://www.afr.com/world/europe/uk-government-split-over-australia-trade-deal-20210518-p57stt UK officials…