‘The most probable outcome is the SNP is going to be one or two seats short.’ Prof Sir John Curtice believes Scottish Labour’s hold on the Dumbarton seat makes a SNP majority at this Scottish Parliament election unlikely. #BBCElections #SP21 ➡️
'We need more disabled people in parliament', says Scottish Conservative Jeremy Balfour upon hearing of the accessibility issues encountered by Scottish Labour's Pam Duncan-Glancy at the Glasgow count #SP21 #BBCElections Live updates ➡️
Henry McLeish says Scots should be able to decide their future. The former Scottish first minister says Labour, across the UK, faces very significant problems but he believes Anas Sarwar has settled the Scottish party. #BBCElections Follow updates ➡️
"Every time far right hate has tried to come to Glasgow Southside we have united against them" Scottish Labour's @AnasSarwar welcomes rejection of far right, after the candidate who confronted Nicola Sturgeon only achieved 46 votes #SP21 #BBCElections
🥀 CONFIRMED: Scottish Labour are against Scotland having a choice over its future and have removed a candidate that backs it. 🚨 Voting Scottish Labour helps Tories deny Scotland's right to decide. 🗳 Only #BothVotesSNP on May 6 will put Scotland’s future in Scotland’s hands.
Labour's strategy of occasionally remembering that Scottish people exist and telling them to fuck off is electoral stardust
Interesting. Just trying to imagine the multiple orgasms flooding across Fleet St and Opposition MPs if I had done whatever the New Labour equivalent might have been of breaking a new law we had devised. Ps Neil Ferguson or Ex Scottish CMO on Marr please
Labour’s reaction to this heckle is telling. The party’s supporters have tried to discredit the Scottish clergyman who called Corbyn a terrorist sympathiser. But they have not tried to deny the allegation. Why? Because they can’t.
So Labour have rejected a definition of antisemitism accepted by UK, Scottish and Welsh govts, 124 local authorities, gov’ts around the world and most Jews. It seems Labour found that definition too stringent - it prohibited anti-Jewish expression that Labour wants to allow