A non-toff snout in the trough

Hello, and welcome to this week’s roundup! It’s been a good few weeks since I’ve edited the roundup, so I should say thanks to Will for doing such a great job holding the fort over the past couple of months, particularly amid some perplexing technical issues. Headline of the week comes from the aedjt (is […]

Scottish Roundup on the radio

As I mentioned in the last roundup, I was on Radio 5 Live to talk about a couple of stories that made it to the roundup. One of our regular fixtures and guest contributors, Mr Eugenides, was also there to talk about the Britblog Roundup which he edited this week. If you’re interested in hearing […]

A marital row over fiscal autonomy and costs, costs, costs

Hello, and welcome to this week’s roundup! Like Will and Richard, I have to comment on the fact that the silly season has been very kind to us here. August has come and gone, but politics has seemingly carried on as normal. This week’s big story concerns an event that happened several weeks ago but […]