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The result on the 18th September may cause the dissolution of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. This Union is in fact made up of three different uniting acts, the evolution of which is worth examining. The following 2 articles from the Act of Union 1707 clearly show that the primary Union […]

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EXCLUSIVE: By EMILY ASHTON, Whitehall Correspondent, The Sun TAXPAYERS from England, Wales and Northern Ireland are in line for a £1,737 debt bombshell if Scotland quits the UK, campaigners have warned. Alex Salmond has said an independent Scotland would walk away from the UK’s massive national debt if it is blocked from sharing the pound. […]

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On the 17th September, the IPPR North is involved in organising an event entitled ‘Cafe Politique: The north-south divide – myth or reality?’. This event comes straight after the Hannah Mitchell Foundation has called for a Northern Parliament and Ed Jacobs, a devolution correspondent for the centre-left political and policy blog Left Foot Forward wrote […]

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Scottish independence, if voted for in two years’ time, will have serious consequences for Wales, says Eddie Bone. Wales can help itself as well as England by backing the establishment of an English parliament… ONE simple truth has emerged from the 2012 London Olympics. British identity is like a large family home, not a home […]

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The Campaign for an English Parliament hates to say ‘I told you this would happen’ but now members within Scottish Labour are calling for Scottish Independence. On the 27th July 2012, Labour For Independence, (www.labourforindy.co.uk) Under the title ‘A New Beginning for Scottish Labour’ stated that they are proud to have given the ‘pro indy […]

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Picture advertising local produce is actually of Wansfell, in the Lake District Company says ‘they never said photo was of Scotland’ By Anna Edwards                                                                                    PUBLISHED IN THE DAILY MAIL: 11:44, 31 July 2012 In an attempt to promote its stores North of the Border, Asda decided that a picture of the rolling countryside would help […]

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On the 24th July 2012 Kim Howells a former Minister gave evidence to the McKay Commission meeting in Cardiff. He discussed the West Lothian question and stated that the Labour government had made a ‘conscious decision’ to ‘stay well away from the question. He also stated that ‘He couldn’t see an alternative to the creation […]

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Yesterday (19/07/2012) the BBC reported that Scotland had followed the rest of the UK into a double dip recession. According to the latest figures Scottish GDP had fallen by 0.1% during the first quarter of 2012, while construction output fell by a massive 6.9%. But what is most concerning about the BBC’s reporting of these […]

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Discrimination in Olympic flag rules?

Published on June 6, 2012 by in Press Releases

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Is the International Olympic Committee or the London 2012 Organising Committee, Anti-English? On the 4th June 2012, BBC News Scotland revealed that the saltire flag will now be allowed to fly over Scotland’s national football stadium during the London Olympics. The London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) confirmed the U-turn in […]

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Nick Clegg revealed on Tuesday (29/05/12) how he feels Britain’s “deeply flawed” establishment must undergo severe reforms if we are to successfully re-invent the UK from the ashes of recession. The Deputy Prime Minister said voters needed to be reminded “in fairly lurid detail” about recent controversies if they were to swing behind the changes […]

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