Category Archives: Liberal Youth Scotland

Reasons to help Christine Jardine in Aberdeen Donside

On the wall in Christine Jardine’s campaign headquarters, formerly a pet shop, just out of interest, there is a poster where people have written why they have come to help. Here it is in glorious technicolour. Some of the best … Continue reading

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Liberal Democrat James Harrison is next year’s Glasgow Uni SRC President

I’m going to come over all proud now. Way back in the mists of time – it must have been 2007 or 2008, I can’t remember which, James Harrison was the Liberal Youth representative on the Scottish Party Campaigns and … Continue reading

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The Tale of Nick Clegg and the Puppet Show #puppetshowincident

Treasurers as a whole are a pretty humourless, miserable bunch of bean counters whose favourite word is “no” because they don’t want people to spend any unnecessary money. Careful stewardship of finances is very important. I know that’s what I’m … Continue reading

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The Love Equally March in pictures #equalmarriage

Yesterday over a thousand people marched from the Edinburgh University down the Royal Mile to the Scottish Parliament at Holyrood to make the case for the law to be changed to equalise the marriage laws for same sex and heterosexual … Continue reading

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Don’t forget the Love Equally March in Edinburgh on Valentine’s Day

At 2:30 tomorrow afternoon, a crowd will gather at Bristo Square in Edinburgh and will march to the Scottish Parliament where a rally will be held in support of equal marriage. The Love Equally march is being organised by the Official … Continue reading

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Have your say on Equal Marriage in person or online

I may have nagged you once or twice about taking part in the Scottish Government’s consultation on Equal Marriage which runs until 9th December. The opponents of equal marriage are trying to get 100,000 negative responses to the consultation. We … Continue reading

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>Liberal Youth Scotland President Sophie Bridger is Lib Dems’ Inverclyde candidate

> One of the people who has impressed me most over the past year, even when I don’t agree with her, is the new Liberal Youth Scotland President Sophie Bridger. Persuasive, intelligent and articulate, 20 year old Sophie has shown … Continue reading

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>More Embarrassment for Tories as young Conservative justifies Tory lies as "PR"

>Ok, what I’m about to tell you is hardly in the same league as Tory Bear describing Gordon Brown as looking “like paedo” but then that is pretty grim. It’s almost going back to the days of the Federation of … Continue reading

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>General Assembly upholds appointment of Scott Rennie

>A quick late night post to let you know that the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland has voted to uphold the appointment of Scott Rennie as Minister of Queen’s Cross Church, Aberdeen. I’m really happy for Scott and … Continue reading

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