May 2011

Blowin’ in the wind

So, the title of this week’s Roundup is a Bob Dylan song, appropriate in the week of his 70th birthday. Mike Ritchie chooses his favourite Dylan work. Blowin’ in the wind has a certain resonance in the week that Scotland was hit by gales – and in many ways it’s seemed like there is a […]

We’re back – the first Roundup in the New Scotland

Well, Scotland seems to have changed quite a lot since the last Roundup. The Parliament where no party was supposed to dominate now has a majority SNP Government. Some time in the next five years, we will have a referendum on independence which, whatever your perspective, has to be at least a little bit exciting. […]