Tuesday 14 January 2003

The SNP campaign

The Nationalists have started campaigning for the May elections to the Scottish parliament. This could well attract votes:
The plans would also mean a 20 per cent cut in the size of the Executive with the 20 ministers reduced to 15, eight in the Cabinet and seven junior ministers.
But perhaps the nationalists need to sort out the financial affairs of their own councillors before they can be trusted with bigger things.