Brexit import controls – uncontrolled confusion.

As we posted last Friday, the UK government has decided – against the interests of Scots – to implement the border controls Boris Johnson agreed to in order to finalise his ‘oven ready’ Brexit deal with the EU. Of course, they’re not ready, even after 4 years. The Institute of Export and International Trade has… Continue reading Brexit import controls – uncontrolled confusion.

Brexit Bourach

The Brexit fallout isn’t over yet – not by a long shot. Once again the UK government is making decisions which affect Scotland, over which Scots have no say, and which will take money away from Scottish families. The first decision the Sunak government is taking: they’re going to reinstate border checks on food imports.… Continue reading Brexit Bourach

£8 Billion to the UK Treasury

In only 9 months – And Counting. “The Treasury has banked a bumper £8billion windfall from the North Sea in just nine months, according to new research. “Figures published by Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce today reveal that offshore operators and licensees have been paying an average of £45.6million in tax per day during… Continue reading £8 Billion to the UK Treasury