A large majority of Scots voted to remain in the EU. Now, MEP Alyn Smith is doing his utmost to convince his fellow parliamentarians that Scotland should remain in the EU after all. For this, he marshals good arguments as well as his charisma.
British Prime Minister Theresa May has called for national unity, exactly a year ahead of Britain leaving the EU. May was speaking during a whistle-stop tour that took in England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.
When the Scottish National Party meets in Glasgow this weekend, one significant issue will be officially off the conference agenda — independence. Peter Geoghegan reports from Glasgow on the party's directional struggle.
The Scottish National Party has pledged to pay any post-Brexit fees slapped on EU citizens working in Scotland's public sector. The party said the UK should continue to benefit from "the free movement of people."
The Scottish National Party has urged the Spanish government to "respect" the overwhelming "yes" vote in the Catalan independence referendum. The SNP expressed solidarity with the Catalan people in demonstrations.
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