What next for Scotland? Hours after the Tory election victory and minutes after the leaders of three UK parties had resigned, Derek Bateman hosted an insightful analysis of what it all means for Scotland. As the SNP swept to victory in Scotland, winning 56 of the country’s 59 Westminster seats, the virtual wiping out of […]
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.
Leading Scottish journalist and Yes campaigner Ruth Wishart joins Derek Bateman and Maurice Smith to discuss what happens next for Scotland in the wake of the referendum, as the Westminster parties squabble over the future of Scottish devolution. In the wake of that infamous “Vow” to Scottish voters, and as Lord Smith pulls together his Commission […]
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.