Much as it would pain many of us living south of Gretna Green to see Scotland leave the UK, it really does not help the case for the union if the government tries to undermine the SNP by talking bollocks.
Today’s Independent Diary
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Today’s Diiary from the Independent
The Conservatives have had at least three sexless sex scandals since Thatcher’s day.
Could there be a more appropriate place to read about sex in the office than The Spectator.
Lord West has castigated the LIb Dem review into alternatives to Trident – but how can he know what it says when the government keeps it a tight secret?
There is a councillor in Cornwall who can thank Eric Pickles for the fact that he is still allowed to turn up to meetings and claim his attendance allowance.
Paddy Ashdown was about to throw away the first chance the newly fomed LIb Dem party had to pull off a by-election win, until Chris Rennard warned that he would be a ‘laughing stock’.
Rules set out by the Lib Dem adviser Olly Grender on how to handle crises like the allegation s against Lord Rennard were all ignored
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