Gordon Calling

A co-conspirator calls to tell that Alex Salmond finally this morning at 9 a.m. got a phone call to congratulate him on being elected First Minister of Scotland. They discussed the Peterhead carbon capture project, and the forthcoming Scottish Junior Cup Final to be held on Sunday between Kelty Hearts (from Gordon’s constituency) and Linlithgow Rose (Salmond’s home town team). Salmond is presenting the cup. Brown won’t be there as he has a hustings to attend. Blair has yet to contact Salmond.

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Quote of the Day

Trevor Kavanagh’s analysis of the Brexit process…

“Thanks to Mrs May and her useless Chancellor Phil Hammond, this will not come without pain. But we escape with imagination and true British grit or we will be boiled alive.

It means on this centenary Remembrance of our struggle against tyranny, we risk ceding non-military victory in Europe to the undemocratic forces of an unaccountable totalitarian regime.”


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