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A series of podcasts, mostly about Scottish politics, from the team at The National newspaper.

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A series of podcasts, mostly about Scottish politics, from the team at The National newspaper.

    State of the Union: Boris Johnson lets the mask slip as Labour fight over independence

    State of the Union: Boris Johnson lets the mask slip as Labour fight over independence

    In this week's State of the Union, Stephen Paton (stephenpaton134) talks about Boris Johnson's latest statements on devolution, Labour infighting, and the latest on the UK's Union Unit.

    Check back every Friday for another bitesize breakdown of all things Scottish independence.

    • 7 min
    State of the Union: Forty years until the next referendum? Alister Jack is taking us all for a ride

    State of the Union: Forty years until the next referendum? Alister Jack is taking us all for a ride

    On the latest State of the Union, Stephen Paton (stephenpaton134) takes us through the latest wild claims about when the next referendum will be and the latest polling data.

    State of the Union is published every Friday morning, bringing you bite-size breakdowns of the latest news on Scottish independence.

    • 17 min
    State of the Union: Independence supporters go to court as the latest polls arrive

    State of the Union: Independence supporters go to court as the latest polls arrive

    There's been another poll.... two polls actually, and they tell us a lot about the current state of the Union.

    Stephen Paton (stephenpaton134) takes you through all the latest news on Scottish independence.

    • 6 min
    State of the Union: Michael Gove sets up his Union defence unit as Tory schemes fall to pieces

    State of the Union: Michael Gove sets up his Union defence unit as Tory schemes fall to pieces

    Michael Gove and others continue scheming to bring down the independence movement - but will it work?

    Stephen Paton (stephenpaton134) brings you the latest news on Scottish independence every Friday morning. Only with The National.

    • 8 min
    State of the Union: Westminster goes to war on the independence movement

    State of the Union: Westminster goes to war on the independence movement

    Westminster will do everything it can to avoid a second independence referendum - except apparently make the UK a better place to live. All this on more on the latest State of the Union - your weekly breakdown of all things Scottish independence.

    Hosted by Stephen Paton (stephenpaton134).

    • 7 min
    State of the Union: Record breaking independence poll tells us more than we expected

    State of the Union: Record breaking independence poll tells us more than we expected

    A poll showing record levels of support for independence has shown the momentum is with the Yes movement - but it also reveals more than we expected.

    Catch up with Stephen Paton (stephenpaton134) every Friday as they take you through all the latest news on Scottish independence.

    • 7 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
36 Ratings

36 Ratings

Alxbear ,

A LibDem view

Dear Paul
Even as a LibDem, I enjoy your podcast

Lmacc25 ,

Review

How about new guests? Maybe branch out with topics too. Stick to politics if you wish, but maybe explore new areas I.e. powers of councils, state of Scottish media, Scottish devolution, land reform.
Common space podcast does this quite well.

bruno2468 ,

Breath of fresh air.....

Great to hear local views on a wide range of topics, Scottish and International. Keep u the great work....

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