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Why British is best

On Friday 18 September Vivian Linacre, a few years into his nineties, slipped away from us in his Perth home after an illness born bravely.…

This is not what the country voted for

THERE ARE of course many different reasons why the British people voted against the siren advice of almost the entire Establishment to leave the EU…

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Why we must protect protests at Holyrood

I DISLIKE protests. Not necessarily the causes for which they are held or anything like that; I just dislike crowds, noise, enthusiasm, and slapdash artwork…

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Cruising with or without Covid

ONE OF THE EARLY news items about Covid in 2020 was the nightmare tale of passengers on a number of large cruise ships who were…

How Scottish politics ruined Gaelic

I DON’T SPEAK a word of Gaelic. That, in and of itself, may, to some readers, disqualify me automatically from having a valid opinion on…

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