Top Scots playwright Peter Arnott and up-and-coming Green activist Zara Kitson joined our regular host Derek Bateman. SNP member Peter revealed that he plans to vote for Zara, as his second “list” choice in Glasgow, this coming May. So he may play a part in securing the election of both SNP and Green MSPs at […]
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 […]
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 […]
Could Michael Stewart be the first modern professional footballer to swap the dressing room for the corridors of power ?
Happy New Year! This episode invited two well known members of the SNP and Scottish Greens to share their view of the political situation in 2015 and how they expect things to unfold in the run-up to the UK general election in May.
How are the Scottish political parties responding to the post-referendum scene? That’s a question Derek discussed with invited guests Zara Kitson and Dr Tom Lundberg on Bateman Broadcasting this week.