Henry Hill

Why a 'Unionist alliance' will never work in Scotland

20 April 2021 3:35 am

When a commentator first referred to the ‘Ulsterisation’ of Scottish politics, he was jumped on by people keen to take…

The Northern Ireland Protocol is untenable

16 April 2021 11:00 pm

The process that delivered us the Northern Ireland Protocol already seems to have been rewritten in official memory. It suits…

Downing Street is clueless on Scottish independence

12 April 2021 11:07 pm

It has been pointed out before that the SNP and the Scottish Conservatives have something of a symbiotic relationship. Bitterly…

Could Holyrood ever be abolished?

9 April 2021 3:04 am

Although Alex Salmond and his Alba party have understandably been getting most of the attention, the separatists aren’t the only…

Boris has a trump card in denying Sturgeon an 'illegal' referendum

2 April 2021 4:45 pm

Amidst all the dry economic arguments, one of the more emotive fronts on which the 2016 referendum was fought was…

Is the United Kingdom still one nation?

27 March 2021 5:45 pm

Is Britain a nation? If you’re trying to maintain the United Kingdom — or destroy it for that matter —…

The shine has finally come off the SNP

23 March 2021 4:59 am

This week is still going to be a bad one for Nicola Sturgeon. But it seems probable that we won’t…