AUOB March

Dumfries March

MARCH FOR INDEPENDENCE- DUMFRIES SATURDAY- 2ND JUNE What a brilliant day! 10,000 people bring the hope of a better nation to the town of Dumfries. Well done, all those pensioners who came, and well done to the weather for defying the defeatist forecasts… See you all in Bannockburn – 23rd June, 1.30pm King’s Park, Stirling
Brexit Opinions, Opinion

Let’s get out of this mess !

Do you wish Scotland to be saddled with debt like this until at least 2064 ?  Thought not !  Then Scotland desperately needs to become independent before being dragged out of the EU against the wishes of a majority of Scots.  We need to keep working for a big YES vote next time.
Brexit Opinions, Opinion

Beware post-Brexit trade deals

Chicken washed in chlorine Beef injected with hormones Bourbon sold as “Scottish Whiskey”   Are those what you want to see in Scottish shops ?    After Brexit, the Westminster Government wish to set up trade deals with the USA, who will insist as part of the deal that we import products from them, such as the above items.   Is this what you want to see in your local shops and supermarkets ?   […]
Brexit Opinions, Opinion

It’s a no-brainer!

Consider these two pieces of information:- 1 – A leaked UK Government report shows that a worst-case hard Brexit (apparently the UK Government’s preferred option) is likely to cost the economy of the UK £2bn a week. 2 – A majority of Scots voted to remain in the EU and keep our membership of the single market and customs union, but Scotland as part of the UK faces being taken out of the EU. Now, […]

Scotland’s finances are STRONG !

The figures below show HMRC (UK Government) figures for the balance of trade for each of the four constituent nations of the UK for 2017. They are displayed without comment, since they speak for themselves ! ENGLAND Exports £232.4 bn Imports £354.3 bn Balance = Deficit £121.9 bn WALES Exports £13.0 bn Imports £13.4 bn Balance = Deficit £0.4 bn SCOTLAND Exports £26.4 bn Imports £24.9 bn Balance= Surplus £1.5 bn SURPLUS !!!! N. IRELAND […]