The view from the hills
...of life, politics and other stuff
Monday, 5 December 2016
Stick that in your pitch-fork and smoke it!
Last week saw a remarkable British by-election where the Liberal Democrats over turned a 23,000 majority and their previous near death exp...
Friday, 1 July 2016
Let's bring down our whole rotten political system
While I'm interested in any Scottish solutions with regards to stopping an EU Brexit I think they are a distraction from the priority...
Sunday, 19 June 2016
We need Britiah liberalism now more than ever
On 8 May 2015 Nick Clegg made a powerful speech resigning his leadership of the Liberal Democrats. He spoke of how we need British liberali...
EU - let's remember the good things too
Over the last few of days I have spoken to a couple of people who, while previously sitting on the fence, have decided to vote for Britain...
Wednesday, 12 August 2015
General Election 2015 - what really happened?
It is now just over three months since the General Election result and the political landscape has been transformed. From a positio...
Tuesday, 7 July 2015
The SNP's double paradox
It has been interesting to see those celebrating the Greek vote on their financial crisis are a mixture of various nationalists, and the ha...
EVEL is a terrible idea
My gut instinct is that David Cameron is foolish on devolution and that EVEL (English Votes for English laws) is a terrible idea. Ever si...
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