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31 October 2006



Salmond's entire political career has been built around one issue - nationalism. Consequently however eloquent he can be in espousing that cause his actual political skills and instincts are those of a second-rate backbencher rather than a party leader.

Today's actions demonstrate that well....

Eternal Hope

oh dear, maybe that's his terrible leadership skills which have made the SNP top of today's ICM poll in the Scotsman, and Independence now favoured by 51% of those asked... if this is second rate backbencher material, wait till our frontbench guys come along, they'll wipe the floor with Unionists!

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