Top Scottish writers – playwright Alan Bissett and journalist Kevin McKenna – joined Derek in the studio this week to offer their mid election campaign analysis. Writer and author Alan was a leading light in the Yes campaign last year, prominent in the campaign, during the summer’s Yestival project, and in the media. His specially […]
Rural GP Dr Stephen McCabe covers just about every form of health care in his adopted home of Skye. He knows the real truth about the NHS in the Highlands as it works hard to meet the needs of small and sometimes scattered communities.
That was the year that was. If nothing else 2014 will be remembered as the year Scotland woke up, took a good at itself, and wrestled the issues during an unforgettable referendum campaign.
Everybody else is talking about the Scottish Labour leadership battle, so Bateman Broadcasting decided to join in this week.
As the referendum campaign hots up in the aftermath of the first major TV debate, Bateman Broadcasting devotes part of this week’s podcast to the fall-out. Derek discusses the key questions of who won, who lost and who cares with Kevin McKenna of the Observer and journalist colleague Maurice Smith.
As part of our full programme, Derek invited Kevin McKenna and Maurice Smith into the studio to discuss the highs and lows of the Scotland Decides debate on STV last night with Alex Salmond and Alistair Darling. Check out the discussion ahead of the full programme here.