David Clegg

David Clegg

Assistant Editor and Political Editor of @Daily_Record. Convener of @ScotParlJournos. Scottish journalist of the year.

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‘We walk out with our heads held high’: Michelin’s Dundee factory will close today after five decades of production

Thanks to @amolrajan  for taking an interest in the Scottish Agriculutural Show and having us on the @BBCRadio2  breakfast show this morning. See for more

We’re having a few technical problems with the website this morning. Bear with us as we work to get it back to shipshape order as soon as possible.

Kirsty Blackman steps down as SNP deputy leader to 'focus on constituency and family'… via @thecourieruk 

We asked about this today at the Scottish Government briefing. So very little known about long-term impact of the virus. 100 days ill: Jeane Freeman pledges support for 'long haul' Covid-19 patients who never got better… via @thecourieruk 

Judy Murray reveals hurt caused by Boris Becker when former Wimbledon champion said Andy needed to cut ties with her… via @thecourieruk 

Adventure Bay could really do with investing in some proper emergency services.

Seen a lot of sniping at Professor Sridhar from those with a political axe to grind. Seems to me that Scotland is very lucky to have her expertise to call on during the pandemic.


So rather than £350m a week for the NHS, Brexit is set to cost us £226m a week in extra borrowing.

EXC: EU Commission has suspended European Social Fund payments worth millions for Scotland after auditors flagged up “deficiencies” in how scheme is being managed by Scottish Government. Money intended to help disadvantaged communities.

May says she'll work with the DUP "in the interests of the whole UK". DUP can't even work in the interests of all of Northern Ireland.

This is about as an embarrassing a spelling mistake as you could get at #scotlab18 

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NEW Survation poll: Should Nicola Sturgeon withdraw her demand for indyref2? Yes- 60% No- 27% DK- 13% Full detail and more in Daily Record

BREAKING: Bombshell new poll shows up to half a million No voters would switch to Yes in event of indyref 2

BREAKING: Alex Salmond is taking the Scottish Government to Court over the way they have investigated allegations of sexual harassment dating back to his time as First Minister. He has made this public tonight after I put allegations to him ahead of publication. More to follow.