Nicola Sturgeon has indicated that the removal of the UK's Trident nuclear weapons from Scotland's west coast could be the price of the SNP's co-operation in a post-election deal which would put Jeremy Corbyn into Downing Street.
Boris Johnson ruled out granting permission for a second Scottish independence referendum for the duration of his premiership as he promised to ‘heal the country’ by honouring the results of referendums in 2014 and 2016.
Former prime minister Gordon Brown has warned that the UK could take years to reunite after Brexit, as a new poll shows racism and hate crime is on the rise and 77 per cent of people now believe the country is more divided than ever.
Boris Johnson has failed to come clear about private talks between his Government and US pharmaceutical companies amid fears a US-UK trade deal with inflate the cost of drugs for the NHS, writes Henry McLeish.
There seems to be a political consensus that it’s safe to borrow on a scale not seen for decades with both Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour and Boris Johnson’s Conservatives promising vast amounts of government “investment”, writes Bill Jamieson.