Magazine
Latest Issue

The SNP should focus on its day job

Serious problems are not getting the attention they deserve because of the obsession with independence

By Willie Rennie  

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon ©Andrew Milligan/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Since the referendum vote in June, we have heard little from the Brexiteers on what they hope to achieve by dragging us out of the European Union.

Boris Johnson says one thing, David Davis another. And the International Trade Secretary Liam Fox has been slapped down by Downing Street for rubbishing the very businesses that he is supposed to be promoting overseas—he called British business “fat and lazy.” It…

Register today to continue reading

You’ve hit your limit of three articles in the last 30 days. To get seven more, simply enter your email address below.

You’ll also receive our free e-book Prospect’s Top Thinkers 2020 and our newsletter with the best new writing on politics, economics, literature and the arts.

Prospect may process your personal information for our legitimate business purposes, to provide you with newsletters, subscription offers and other relevant information.

Click here to learn more about these purposes and how we use your data. You will be able to opt-out of further contact on the next page and in all our communications.

We want to hear what you think about this article. Submit a letter to letters@prospect-magazine.co.uk

More From Prospect