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Sturgeon “proud” of MSPs: relation between Scottish and UK governments on Brexit, no longer “business as usual”

Thursday, June 14th 2018 - 08:49 UTC
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First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has said she is “proud” of SNP MSPs who staged a mass walkout of the House of Commons in a row over the EU Withdrawal Bill. The MPs acted after the party's leader at Westminster Ian Bralckford was thrown out of the chambler by the Speaker. The row was prompted by a “lack of debate” on what Mr Blackford said was a “power grab” by the UK government. Read full article


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  • EscoSesDoidao

    Erm, it was not 'staged'. The speaker broke the house rules first.

    Jun 14th, 2018 - 10:21 am - Link - Report abuse -1
  • darragh

    Of course it was staged.

    It was clearly a pre-arranged political stunt that has backfired and made the SNP look like a bunch of five year olds - 'It's my ball and I'm going home” - wail, wail.

    Grow up Scotland you're starting to look like Argentina

    Jun 14th, 2018 - 11:17 am - Link - Report abuse +1
  • gordo1

    I do wish the SNP would disappear and cease making fools of themselves, especially the garden gnome who leads their traitorous actions.

    Jun 14th, 2018 - 09:26 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Brobinson

    The question is why is this piece appearing in Mercopenguin, a British government propaganda organ supposedly devoted to America, South America and the “South Atlantic”?

    Jun 22nd, 2018 - 01:16 am - Link - Report abuse 0

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