A DISGRACED peer who was jailed for fire-raising has returned to Scotland to take up a post at an Edinburgh-based lobbying company.
THE disgraced Labour peer Lord Watson of Invergowrie has done almost nothing in the House of Lords since his release from prison - despite claiming at the time that he still had "a lot to contribute", it has emerged.
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SHAMED peer Lord Watson has returned to the House of Lords just three weeks after getting out of jail.
THREE MPs have demanded that shamed peer Mike Watson is banned from returning to the House of Lords.
SHAMED peer Lord Watson today revealed he wanted to work in the voluntary sector.
LORD Watson yesterday apologised for the fireraising crime for which he served half of a 16-month jail sentence - but insisted that it should not disbar him from playing a part in governing the country.
SHAMED peer Mike Watson says he plans to return to the House of Lords following his release from Edinburgh's Saughton jail.
DISGRACED peer Mike Watson was freed from Edinburgh's Saughton Prison today after spending eight months behind bars.
DISGRACED Labour peer Lord Watson will use his experience behind bars to campaign for prison reform, according to friends.
LORD Watson, the disgraced peer jailed after starting a fire in a hotel, has been urged by friends to quit Scotland when he is released from prison next week.
DISGRACED Labour peer Mike Watson today lost his appeal against a 16-month prison sentence for fire-raising at a plush Edinburgh hotel.
SHAMED peer Lord Watson will have to wait until the end of March to challenge his 16-month jail sentence for setting fire to hotel curtains during a political reception.
AN APPEAL by Labour peer and former MSP, Mike Watson, against his 16-month jail sentence for fireraising has been set for 23 March, it was announced yesterday.
DISGRACED peer Mike Watson has been granted an appeal to challenge the length of his jail term for starting a fire at a city hotel.
THE disgraced peer Mike Watson has been granted an appeal hearing to challenge the length of his jail sentence for starting a fire at an upmarket hotel.
THE disgraced peer Lord Watson has spoken about his life in prison, revealing surprise at how "upbeat" he has remained.
DISGRACED Labour peer Mike Watson has lodged an appeal against his 16-month prison sentence for fireraising at a plush Edinburgh hotel.
THE shamed Labour peer Lord Mike Watson is planning to cash in on his time in prison by writing a book.
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