An Interview with Ian Blackford: Scotland’s Place in the UK Summit

As the second instalment of our ‘Scotland’s Place in the UK Summit’, Editor-in-Chief Ross Alexander Hutton interviewed the Westminster Leader of the Scottish Nationalist Party Ian Blackford MP. The conversation starts with Ian’s upbringing and early life influencing his politics, moving briefly to devolution then to Ian’s investment banking career to the 2014 referendum and…

The Renewal of Scottish-Independence

By Ryan Morrice With Parliament suspended and the chaotic government led by Boris Johnson dominating the headlines, it is easy to lose sight of the changing political attitudes in Scotland. In July, Nicola Sturgeon, First Minister of Scotland and leader of the Scottish National Party (SNP), proclaimed that “Scotland is heading inexorably towards independence”. Polling…