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What does Scottish Labour's federal plan mean?

A curious - yet significant - debate at the Labour conference in Perth. Speaker after speaker stressed that the topic, the constitution of the UK, was not natural or comfortable territory for the party.

24 February 2017
Brian Taylor Political editor, Scotland

The Scottish Six is dead - long live the Scottish Nine

An announcement by the BBC to create a BBC Scotland channel took nearly everyone by surprise. But what of the Scottish Six? Well, think Scottish Nine instead.

22 February 2017
Sarah Smith Scotland editor

Royal Familiar

Royal Bank of Scotland has published its ninth year of huge losses, and expects a 10th. There’s a profitable core bank still struggling to reach the light, but Williams & Glyn is the latest fiasco to delay recovery.

24 February 2017
Douglas Fraser Business/economy editor, Scotland

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