Scottish politics is at risk of becoming bogged down in a UK debate about the constitution, federalism, and varying levels of devolution, a leading academic has warned. Dr Peter Lynch, a specialist in devolution at the University of Stirling, told our podcast host Derek Bateman that he believes the full implications of the Smith Commission […]
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 […]