Category Archives: Rupert Murdoch

Rennie: Salmond would dine out with Devil to further independence cause

I’ve been watching the love in between Alex Salmond and Rupert Murdoch with an increasing sense of foreboding. And it appears I might have good reason. Have a look at this succession of tweets from Andrew Neil: Especially the one … Continue reading

Posted in Alex Salmond, Andrew Neil, Johann Lamont, Rupert Murdoch, Ruth Davidson, Willie Rennie | 3 Comments

All that schmoozing with Rupert Murdoch pays off for Alex Salmond

Up until last August, Alex Salmond had met senior figures in Rupert Murdoch’s now toxic empire some 25 times. His power schmoozing clearly had an effect.  In 2007, Ian McWhirter rightly had a right go at the Sun for its … Continue reading

Posted in Alex Salmond, Independence Referendum, Rupert Murdoch, Willie Rennie | 7 Comments

Back from holiday. Have I missed anything…………?

So, I’m back from my week’s break in the highlands refreshed and  relaxed. It’s normally quite quiet this time of year so I expect nothing much to have happened.  Just off out to buy a News of the World to … Continue reading

Posted in Alex Salmond, Jeremy Hunt, News International, Nick Clegg, Phone Hacking, Rebekah Brooks, Rupert Murdoch, Vince Cable, Willie Rennie | 2 Comments

>If it’s Cable v Murdoch, I’m on Vince’s side in the politician being honest shocker

>To be fair, there aren’t very many people I’d back if they were in a war against Vince Cable. This is the guy who gave this party economic credibility. His message wasn’t so different to our long standing principles of … Continue reading

Posted in Jeremy Hunt, Rupert Murdoch, Vince Cable | 2 Comments