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Doomed: Nigel Farage, UKIP and the Battle for Brussels

IT'S ALL about UKIP. It always has been. They've made a routinely uneventful and uninspiring process the political event to watch. Thanks to them, this year's European election cycle will be the most exciting, or the least boring, ever. 

It's undeniable; we love UKIP. We love their barmy antics. We love ridiculing ...

by Ben Acheson

Tuesday 15, April, 2014 , | Comment


The Dean's diaries: The Dean and the Dope Squad

Office of the Dean:
St Andrew's College,
King George IV Bridge,
Edinburgh EH1 3TD

Internal E-memo from: President

To: The Dean:

My Dear Dean; 

    Do please give me a Report on the state of play ...

by Prof D.W. Purdie

Friday 18, April, 2014 , | Comment


Have you ever searched for 'demolition fail'?

IT IS NOT OFTEN that The Simpsons forms the basis of an analogy in the world of Scottish politics, but in what was a fairly eventful week, I think I’ve found one.

There aren’t many things that are almost guaranteed to feature in a Commonwealth opening ceremony although flags, fireworks, foreign dignitaries ...

by James Corbett

Monday 7, April, 2014 , | Comment


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