SNP

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Legxit: Five other historic events that can be reduced to a battle of the pins

Legxit: Five other historic events that can be reduced to a battle of the pins

From the surrender of the Confederate forces in the American Civil War to the Reagan-Gorbachev talks of the 1980s, who do you think won these titanic legs-offs?

Monday, March 27, 2017

Monday, March 27, 2017

Theresa May to halt Nicola Sturgeon's plans for Indyref 2 ahead of Article 50 triggering

Theresa May to tell Nicola Sturgeon once and for all: No new independence referendum before Brexit

May to tell Sturgeon once and for all: No new referendum before Brexit

The Prime Minister and Scottish First Minister are to meet two days ahead of the formal triggering of Article 50

Friday, March 24, 2017

Friday, March 24, 2017

Nicola Sturgeon is determined to force another referendum on Scottish independence

Can Nicola Sturgeon legally hold an independence referendum?

Can Nicola Sturgeon legally hold an independence referendum?

As debate continues to rage in Scotland, we weigh up whether the Scottish Parliament has the legal right to call a new vote without Westminster's consent

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Nicola Sturgeon backs environment secretary Roseanna Cunningham over Westminster attack comments

Nicola Sturgeon backs SNP colleague Roseanna Cunningham over Westminster terror attack comments

Nicola Sturgeon backs Roseanna Cunningham over Westminster comments

One of Nicola Sturgeon's advisors attempted to hide Roseanna Cunningham from the press at Holyrood, but it did not work

Westminster attack: Environment secretary Roseanna Cunningham accused of disgraceful behaviour at Holyrood

Westminster attack: SNP lawmaker Roseanna Cunningham accused of 'disgraceful behaviour' in Holyrood

SNP lawmaker accused of 'disgraceful behaviour' in moments after attack

Conservative MSPs have claimed that environment secretary Roseanna Cunningham said it was an 'absolute disgrace' to suspend the independence debate because it was 'giving into terrorists'

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Scottish independence: 'There will be a long stand off between the SNP and the UK Government', says journalist

'Many Scottish independence supporters don't like the EU at all - they voted Remain for tactical reasons'

'There will now be a long stand off between the SNP and the UK Government'

Scotland Editor of The Spectator Alex Massie believes the SNP are trying to blame Theresa May and the Tories for having another Scottish referendum soon

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Theresa May has reversed 40 years of government policy on Scotland, says James Kelly

In attempting to deny Scotland a referendum, Theresa May has taken a turn towards tyranny

'Theresa May has veered towards tyranny on Scottish issue'

From the moment Ms May rejected Nicola Sturgeon's request, the notion that Scotland is part of the UK by its own consent was converted from reality to fiction

Monday, March 20, 2017

Monday, March 20, 2017

Kezia Dugdale: 'Nicola Sturgeon calls for Brexit clarity, but SNP have had four different stances on EU membership'

Kezia Dugdale: 'Nicola Sturgeon calls for Brexit clarity - but she can't make up her own mind on EU'

Kezia Dugdale: 'Sturgeon calls for Brexit clarity, then keeps changing her mind'

The leader of the Labour Party in Scotland popped by the studio for a discussion with Julia Hartley-Brewer

Friday, March 17, 2017

Friday, March 17, 2017

Theresa May to form more "united nation" as Brexit process is due to begin

Theresa May vows to form more 'united nation' as Brexit process begins

Theresa May vows to form more 'united nation' as Brexit process begins

The Prime Minister is to give a keynote speech at the Conservative Spring Forum in Cardiff

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Theresa May has rejected the SNP's demand for a new referendum

Scottish independence: SNP lawmaker says 'Theresa May wins us votes every time she speaks'

SNP lawmaker says 'Theresa May wins us votes every time she speaks'

John Nicholson says Ms May's 'haughty arrogance' will eventually cost her

'SNP are an embarrassment to Scotland' - Twitter reacts to First Minister's Questions

'SNP are an embarrassment to Scotland' - Twitter reacts to First Minister's Questions

'SNP an embarrassment to Scotland': Twitter reacts to First Minister's Questions

It was a session which drew particular interest, given Nicola Sturgeon's recent announcement of her attempt for a second independence referendum

Theresa May has rejected the SNP's demand for a new referendum

SNP MP says Theresa May is ‘even more arrogant than Margaret Thatcher’ after Scottish referendum snub

SNP MP says Theresa May is ‘even more arrogant than Margaret Thatcher’

Mrs May has rejected Nicola Sturgeon's timescale for a second referendum, saying 'now is not the time'

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

The 2014 referendum resulted in defeat for the 'Yes' campaign

Nicola Sturgeon says Scotland wants independence - but what do her people really think?

What do the people of Scotland really think on independence?

Our helpful friends at Full Fact examine the latest polls and tells us whether Ms Sturgeon's bullishness on independence is justified.

SNP lawmaker blames Tories for absurd EU volte-face report

SNP lawmaker blames Tories for 'absurd' reports that Nicola Sturgeon has changed her mind on EU

SNP lawmaker blames Tories for 'absurd' EU volte-face report

SNP MSP Kate Forbes told Julia Hartley-Brewer that they need to hold a referendum in order to honour the commitment they made in their manifesto

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Scottish independence: 'The EU treats members with more respect than the UK does', says SNP MP Angus MacNeil

Scottish independence: The EU is more important and popular than the UK, says SNP MP Angus MacNeil

EU is more important and popular than the UK, says SNP MP

Angus MacNeil says Westminster could learn from Brussels when it comes to respecting its citizens

'Anyone who thinks the Scottish independence referendum poses no risk is deluded', says journalist

'Anyone who thinks the Scottish independence referendum poses no risk is deluded', says journalist

'Those who think a Scottish independence referendum poses no risks are deluded'

Alex Massie says there's every chance Scotland would vote for independence

Scottish independence: 'Nicola Sturgeon's announcement is only a diversion', says Ian Murray MP

Scottish independence: Nicola Sturgeon's announcement is an appalling diversion, says Ian Murray MP

Nicola Sturgeon announcement is an appalling diversion, says Scottish Labour MP

Ian Murray, Labour's only MP in Scotland for Edinburgh South, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the Scottish First Minister's referendum vote announcement

Monday, March 13, 2017

Monday, March 13, 2017

George Galloway: 'Using Brexit results as a mandate for holding a Scottish independence vote is undemocratic'

George Galloway: 'Using Brexit as a mandate for new Scottish independence referendum is undemocratic'

'You can't use Brexit results as a mandate for a Scottish independence vote'

George Galloway believes the SNP will not win a Scottish independence vote, and even if they did Scotland would be out of the UK and the EU

Indyref: 'Jeremy Corbyn's mandate is to destroy the Labour Party, not the UK', says columnist Tom Harris

Jeremy Corbyn will destroy the union by backing 'No' in Scottish referendum, says former Labour MP

Indyref: 'Jeremy Corbyn's mandate is to destroy the Labour Party, not the UK'

Tom Harris, Telegraph Columnist and former MP, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the comments the Labour Leader made over the weekend about Scottish independence

Youngest MP elected in centuries in 2015 General Election could quit after one term, citing 'depressing' Parliament

Mhairi Black, Britain's youngest MP, could quit Parliament because it's 'depressing'

Mhairi Black, Britain's youngest MP, says Parliament is 'depressing'

Mhairi Black became the youngest elected MP for 350 at the tender age of 20 after she was elected to represent Paisley and Renfrewshire South

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Thursday, March 9, 2017

George Galloway says members of the SNP feel boxed in by Nicola Sturgeon over independence

George Galloway blasts the SNP: I've never met a Scot that supports free movement of labour

George Galloway: I've never met a Scot that supports free movement of labour

George Galloway says Scots would not vote to leave the UK and believes SNP lawmakers feel 'boxed in' by Nicola Sturgeon.

Nicola Sturgeon will be delighted with Theresa May's hardline approach

Theresa May must heed lessons of Thatcher - or risk presenting Scotland to the SNP

'May must learn from Thatcher - or risk presenting Scotland to the SNP'

Mrs May's current course is a disastrous folly, and history shows that an overbearing Tory government is a godsend for separatists

SNP MSP Kate Forbes claims she fully supports English people voting in Scottish referendum

SNP lawmaker Kate Forbes claims 'Theresa May is driving us towards independence'

SNP lawmaker claims 'Theresa May is driving us towards independence'

SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon has said it would be 'common sense' to have a Scottish independence referendum in autumn 2018

Friday, March 3, 2017

Friday, March 3, 2017

Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson says Nicola Sturgeon would lose independence referendum

Nicola Sturgeon would lose independence referendum, says Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson

Ruth Davidson says Nicola Sturgeon would lose independence referendum

Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson has warned the SNP that if it holds a second independence referendum it will lose, as Theresa May also says the SNP has tunnel vision about independence

'Downing Street don't want Theresa May to be remembered as the Prime Minister who broke up the UK', says political editor

Downing Street won't say whether it will veto new Scottish independence referendum, says journalist

'Downing Street won't say whether it will veto new Scottish referendum'

Adam Bienkov says Downing Street doesn't want Theresa May to be the Prime Minister who breaks the union - but a future independence referendum may be a possibility

Monday, February 27, 2017

Monday, February 27, 2017

'The SNP will never stop calling for independence referendums', says former Labour MP

'The SNP will never stop calling for independence referendums', says former Labour MP

'The SNP will never stop calling for independence referendums'

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon is expected to call for another Scottish independence vote at the same time as the Government trigger Article 50

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Trident protesters have been vindicated by the latest debacle

Trident’s unexpected jaunt towards America – was someone upstairs trying to tell us something?

The case for scrapping Trident is now surely unanswerable

If we needed any more proof of the folly of Trident, the mis-fire debable has provided it

Labour, Liberal Democrats and the SNP call on the government after the Supreme Court Brexit decision

Supreme Court Brexit ruling: SNP, Labour promise to amend Article 50 bill while Lib Dems threaten to vote against

Labour, SNP vow to amend Brexit bill while Lib Dems threaten to vote against

The Supreme Court has ruled that the Brexit process cannot begin without a vote in Parliament and so Labour, the Liberal Democrats and the SNP have responded to the decision

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Theresa May took a hardline approach in her Brexit speech

The Theresa May paradox : her hardline British nationalism means the UK’s days are numbered

Theresa May's hardline nationalism means the UK’s days are numbered

Theresa May talks of preserving the union but the promises made in her Brexit speech yesterday were inimical to that aim

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

'The SNP are trying to blame Westminster for their own NHS problems', says George Galloway

The SNP are colluding with the Tories to destroy the NHS, says George Galloway

The SNP are colluding with the Tories to destroy the NHS, says George Galloway

George Galloway claims the SNP are trying to blame Westminster for problems within the NHS, rather than solve the problems themselves

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Galloway believes the SNP have been in power too long

George Galloway: The SNP have ruled Scotland for too long - one-party states are a bad idea

George Galloway: Scotland's become a one-party state, we must kick the SNP out

Galloway said the SNP's rule north of the border has gone on too long

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

An alliance between Labour and the SNP could suit both parties

A Labour-SNP pact to defeat the Tories would be in the interests of both parties

Labour-SNP pact to defeat the Tories would benefit both parties

If the two sides can come together and finally create a progressive alliance, the Tories might be toppled far sooner than people think

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Thursday, December 8, 2016

The SNP led the oppposition to last night's Brexit vote

Brexit motion: 'SNP are on the warpath now but they were outspent by Wetherspoons during the referendum'

Telegraph journalist mocks SNP over Brexit opposition

Asa Bennett says SNP's new-found passion for the EU wasn't replicated during the campaign

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Scottish independence supporter loses it with Julia Hartley-Brewer over Brexit

Scottish caller loses it with Julia Hartley-Brewer over Brexit

Scottish caller loses it with Julia Hartley-Brewer over Brexit

Caller says he's sick of 'English selfishness' and launches into furious rant despite Julia's best efforts to calm him down

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Thursday, December 1, 2016

After Trump and Brexit disasters, pollsters are now getting Scottish independence wrong too

Why the pollsters have it wrong - again - on Scottish independence

You'd think the events of 2016 would make pollsters rethink their inaccurate methods. But a glance at this week's Scottish independence poll suggests otherwise

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Scottish independence support plunges to lowest level since 2014 referendum

Scottish independence support plunges to lowest level since 2014 referendum

56% of Scots want to remain in the UK, YouGov figures suggest

Monday, November 28, 2016

Monday, November 28, 2016

George Galloway rubbishes SNP Brexit claims

George Galloway rubbishes SNP Brexit claims

Galloway says Brexit was a British vote and should be accepted as such

Friday, November 18, 2016

Friday, November 18, 2016

'The madness of King Trump only strengthens Scotland's case for independence'

'The madness of King Trump only strengthens Scotland's case for independence'

In Scotland we've long known Donald Trump was a vindictive idiot, and we now need to take a stand against the dog-whistle politics sweeping the globe

Brexit: Scottish, Welsh Governments granted right to intervene in Article 50 battle

Scottish, Welsh Governments granted right to intervene in Article 50 battle

A number of other bodies have been granted the right of involvement by Britain's Supreme Court

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

George Galloway: Donald Trump may snub Nicola Sturgeon on UK visit to teach her a lesson

George Galloway: Donald Trump may snub Nicola Sturgeon on UK visit

Galloway says Ms Sturgeon 'probably learned her lesson about interefering in other

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

LISTEN as Julia tells the SNP's Angus MacNeil 'you only want democracy when it suits you'

Julia tells the SNP's Angus MacNeil 'you only want democracy when it suits you'

Julia suggested SNP MPs were less than fully committed to self-determination

Monday, October 17, 2016

Monday, October 17, 2016

Indyref debate shows Scottish Labour care more about ousting Corbyn than helping their country

Indyref debate shows Scottish Labour care more about Corbyn than their country

People used to say Scottish Labour were merely a branch office of the main party. Now they're somehow even more pathetic than that

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Second Scottish independence bid wasn't pre-planned, insists SNP's Stephen Gethins

Second Scottish independence bid wasn't pre-planned, says SNP's Stephen Gethins

Gethins says renewed independence vote has been forced on the party during interview with Sam Delaney

LISTEN Julia-Hartley Brewer clashes with the SNP's Angus MacNeil over Scottish independence

Julia-Hartley Brewer clashes with SNP MP over Scottish independence

MP disagrees with our presenter's assertion that Scotland would have to adopt the euro as a condition of joining the EU

Friday, September 2, 2016

Friday, September 2, 2016

Nicola Sturgeon has been criticised for launching her campaign on the back of Brexit

'Nicola Sturgeon gets on with her day job: keeping Scotland in the EU'

'Nicola Sturgeon gets on with her day job: keeping Scotland in the EU'

Sturgeon has a duty to SNP voters to ensure Scotland's place within the EU is secured before it is dragged out by Brexit

Friday, August 19, 2016

Friday, August 19, 2016

Corbyn Sturgeon

Labour need to remember the basic rules of courtship if they are to woo the SNP

Labour need to remember the basic rules of courting if they are to woo the SNP

Jeremy Corbyn and his London cronies are the only ones who seem to grasp the reality of an alliance north of the border

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Should Parliament have a creche? Kirsty Blackman MP on why she brought her children into a select committee

Sparks fly as Julia Hartley-Brewer and the SNP's Kirsty Blackman debate MP's childcare arrangements

Sparks fly as Julia Hartley-Brewer debates MP's childcare arrangements

SNP politician Kirsty Blackman found herself in the midst of a row after taking her children to work at the House of Commons and demanding parliament become "more family friendly"…