We are opposed to the manufacturing, hosting and use of Nuclear weapons

ALBA calls for the removal of WMDs from day one of Scotland being re-established as an independent nation The Alba Party is opposed to the manufacturing, hosting and use of Nuclear weapons and calls on the negotiating party of an independent Scotland to ensure the removal of Weapons of Mass Destruction, and all associated Nuclear… Continue reading We are opposed to the manufacturing, hosting and use of Nuclear weapons

IT Professional who can’t afford to change a light bulb…

So, if you didn’t believe our post about a third of people being only £5 away from financial difficulties, follow this. 50 yr old single man. £77 a week Universal Credit. By the time he pays his Council Tax component (water etc) Gas & Electricity he has £20 a week for food, soap powder, soap,… Continue reading IT Professional who can’t afford to change a light bulb…

Scots must detach themselves from the Royal Family soap opera

IT will not be the greatest shock of 2023 thus far for National readers to find out that I shall not be ordering my advance copy of Spare. I did slog my way through six hours of the Harry and Meghan Netflix confessional over the holidays, but I draw the royal line at parting with… Continue reading Scots must detach themselves from the Royal Family soap opera

Alba Party Call for £40 Child Payment and Free School Meals for all in New Year

Alba have made the call as 1 in 4 children will start 2023 living in poverty. Alba Party have called for the Scottish Child Payment to be increased to £40 and for free school meals for all primary and secondary school children this year. Their call comes as Scotland enters another new year in which… Continue reading Alba Party Call for £40 Child Payment and Free School Meals for all in New Year

ALBA’s New Year Message 2023 – Alex Salmond

The Former First Minister and ALBA Party Leader warned that without independence Scotland would fail to see the benefit of the renewables boom, with the resources instead going to Westminster like the North Sea’s Oil and Gas did.  Former First Minister and ALBA Party Leader Alex Salmond has released a New Year’s message that urges… Continue reading ALBA’s New Year Message 2023 – Alex Salmond

Majority of Scots Back Alba Party Plan for Independent Scotland to become a Republic

Landmark poll shows that 55% would prefer an independent Scottish republic over keeping King Charles as Head of State Alba Party have hailed a poll result that shows that a clear majority of Scots back their position for an independent Scotland to become a republic. In a poll carried out on behalf of the party… Continue reading Majority of Scots Back Alba Party Plan for Independent Scotland to become a Republic

ALBA call for direct action to deliver progress on Independence

The General Secretary of Alex Salmond’s Alba Party has called for Westminster to be ground to a halt and for peaceful direct action to be held in the new year. Alba’s General Secretary Chris McEleny says that “it is time to act to bend Westminster to the will of Scotland”. McEleny said “As we look… Continue reading ALBA call for direct action to deliver progress on Independence

Fermenting Strikes 

There’s a quantitative difference in how the Scottish and UK Governments are handling the wave of strikes we’re now facing. Now I preface my comments by stating I support the strikers. The wage demands are legitimate given rising costs and inflation predates their claims. But its still never easy for any government and I’ve been… Continue reading Fermenting Strikes