Torcuil Crichton's Westminster blog
Friday, 22 September 2017
Referendum news in full...
Good morning, here is this week’s referendum news. Vince Cable wants a second referendum, but not one like the first one. Willie Re...
Friday, 1 September 2017
Five lessons from Dugdale's leadership
From my Daily Record column To borrow a phrase, I come to bury Kez, not to praise her. Kezia Dugdale was a far better leader than the Sco...
Friday, 18 August 2017
Dear Jeremy, welcome to Scotland...
From my Daily Record column Dear Jeremy, Welcome to Stornoway where you start your tour of Scottish marginal seats next week. R...
A walk down Fleet Street
Hot on the heels of my guide to Lewis and Harris, a colleague has reminded me of a journey down Fleet Street we undertook several years ag...
Tuesday, 8 August 2017
Lewis and Harris - the A to U for first time visitors
A couple of friends are heading to Lewis for the first time and have asked for some travel tips. Rather than write a list of do’s and don’...
Friday, 14 July 2017
Can we talk about racism?
For my Daily Record column Can we talk about racism? It’s awkward, I know, given that 96 per cent of the Scottish population, and so th...
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