Torcuil Crichton's Westminster blog
Friday, 16 June 2017
Eigg getting on with ordinary, radical lives
With Maggie Fyffe on Monday I dashed from London to the Isle of Eigg on Monday to join the 20th anniversary celebrations of the communi...
Wednesday, 14 June 2017
Grenfell Tower blaze - a parable of our times
Grenfell Tower is only two miles from me, so once the radio went off this morning I headed there. By the time I arrived at 7.30...
Tuesday, 16 May 2017
Singing from the song sheet - Labour's manifesto
From my Daily Record column 12/05/17 Analysing the fine detail of Labour's leaked manifesto is missing the point. Manifestos are not a...
Saturday, 13 May 2017
Comhairle airson a' Chomhairle
Sùil Eile airson colbh an Daily Record Tha na h-Eileanan an Iar ann an seòrsa de staing 's gun boireannaich sam bith air a' chùis...
Fishing for votes in Scotland's Brexit Corner
Election trail in Banff and Buchan, May 10th 2017 IT is just 7am and Ruth Davidson is already taking the fish wars to the SNP in the noisy ...
Sunday, 7 May 2017
For every Corbyn voter crossing the street we have nine going the other way
For my Daily Record column "FOR every one voter crossing the street to vote Labour because of Corbyn we're getting nine or ...
Wednesday, 22 March 2017
Gunfire in the Palace
My Daily Record dispatch from inside Westminster Westminster is used to seeing police with guns, and we like them because this place is...
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