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.
Scottish actor and artist Gaylie Runciman describes her “referendum journey”, and what she hopes for in an independent Scotland.
Land campaigner and author Andy Wightman visited the Bateman studios to discuss land ownership, the Scottish parliament, and the possible impact of constitutional change.
Staunch No supporter and ex soldier Lauren Reid experienced a notable conversion after a debate with a Yes-voting friend.
Scottish Greens co-convener Patrick Harvie MSP took centre stage in this week’s Bateman podcast, explaining the thinking behind his advocacy of a Yes vote in the referendum.
Derek and guests are tackling the weighty issues of Scottish business and independence. Can we do better as an independent nation, in these days of globalisation and world trade? What’s wrong with the British set up and why is the German economy so strong? Guests include economist Graeme Blackett and businessmen Laurie Clark and David Brook. Plus we talk to No campaigner Jenny Marra MSP to find out the perspective from the “other side”.