Monthly Archives: September 2006

>Pigeon Removal Policy

>The Tale of the Holyrood Pigeon is just pure class. A pigeon has made its nest on the Holyrood Parliament. Don’t worry, though. The situation is clearly under control. Someone has actually gone to the bother of writing a Pigeon … Continue reading

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>Why not a Scot?

>There are so many reasons why Labour are not fit to govern the country. Let’s not forget that for every expensive disaster, whether it be ID cards, illegal wars or money wasted on an inefficient tax credit system which causes … Continue reading

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>Labour’s Answer to Anti Social Behaviour

>Andy Kerr, Scottish Health Minister has said that the tonic wine Buckfast is a “seriously bad” cause of antisocial behaviour. This naivety fills me with horror. If you take his comments to their logical conclusion, all we have to do … Continue reading

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>Best Speeches of Conference

>Well, I’ll be honest, I haven’t managed to watch every single hour of Conference, but out of the bit I’ve seen, here are the speeches I thought were good. The one which impressed me most was by probably the furthest … Continue reading

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>Saturday Afternoon Panto

>While friends and colleagues gathered in Brighton for Party Conference, I went to my first ever football match on Saturday afternoon. I have struggled to see the point of football, but my heart does belong to Inverness and the Inverness … Continue reading

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>Happy Birthday, Paul

>I never knew my friend Paul’s birthday was today. I first discovered 5 years ago, so I will never forget it. Happy Birthday Paul. As well as being overcome with the horror of the events of 9/11 – thinking of … Continue reading

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>Annie Souter

>Today is the eleventh anniversary of the death of my wonderful Granny, Annie Souter. She was the most patient, gentle and kind lady. I spent such a lot of time with her as a young child. I have no idea … Continue reading

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