Britain Remains an Open and Tolerant Nation

No matter the religion, nationality or identity of the attacker, this cannot and must not turn into a war on any one community.   Bringing people together must be part of the solution to tackling terror, rather than creating further division within communities.   We...

Daily Record Column – 21 March 2017

  TOMORROW, Scottish Labour MSPs will vote against a second independence referendum. I don’t want to see a repeat of the divisions that caused families, friends and colleagues to fall out and saw communities split down the middle in 2014. No bus, no train, no...

Daily Record Column – Tuesday 14th March 2017

Just over two years ago, Nicola Sturgeon used the pages of the Daily Record to tell readers that improving Scottish education would be the driving and defining priority of her government. So much for that, then. After her speech yesterday, here is my message to Nicola...