group header
group avatar
Restore Scotland +RestoreScotland
Scottish independence from the United Kingdom and European Union.
22 Posts   1 Followers
Restore Scotland will hold its first National Congress in Dundee on Saturday, 2 October 2021. Congress will be open to all party members. According to Brian Nugent, Secretary of the party, “Restore Scotland’s unique selling point is that the party wants Scotland to be independent of both the UK and the EU.  This double-out position ... Read on
On Tuesday 11 September 2001, French brothers Jules Clément Naudet and Thomas Gédéon Naudet were shooting documentary footage of routine checks performed by the New York City Fire Department in Lower Manhattan. Little did Jules know, the trivial nature of his footage would embody global significance. At 8:46am, he captured the clearest footage of American Airlines’ ... Read on
Following successful launches of our Dundee and Aberdeenshire branches, Restore Scotland held its very first ever branch meeting in Glasgow on 29 July 2021, at O’Neill’s Bar near Glasgow Central Station. At the event, seven speakers addressed a range of topics, including the defence of Scotland’s national sovereignty; the SNP’s assault of free speech; the ... Read on
I am a hard line, uncompromising Scottish Nationalist and have been all my life. I joined the SNP in Perth when I was 15 years old in 1955 and I have never wavered in my belief in Scottish Independence, by which I mean independent of both Westminster and the EU. I have absolutely no qualms ... Read on
The typical consensus is that coalition governments do the junior partners no favours. With the SNP having danced for years to a tune of Patrick Harvie’s choosing, it seems reasonable to assume that today’s announcement of an Scottish Greens-SNP hookup may prove to be an exception. With its prioritisation of transgender over all other group ... Read on
Restore Scotland has at its heart the value of “The defence of Individual Liberties”. We could understand individual liberties as Civil Rights: the rights (and subsequent responsibilities) inalienable to an individual as they exist within a community. The defence of these is fundamental to the modern liberal democratic tradition. In fact, I would go so ... Read on
If the Scottish Government believes that Island Bonus Scheme is the answer, then what is the question? The main problems on the islands are depopulation, access to housing, transport, poor digital infrastructure, and access to employment. You have to keep in mind that each island group is different to the others and each island itself ... Read on
This is just a brief personal note to say thank you to everyone who voted for Restore Scotland on Thursday. We also would like to extend our congratulations to all the candidates in the North East and Highlands & Islands for contesting a groundbreaking election. Despite having only been registered as a political party in ... Read onYour Vote Made All the Difference!
Key policies: Full, sovereign independence from UK and EU; Robust defence of civil liberties; Radical action to end poverty and drug deaths. The Restore Scotland Party has launched its manifesto for Holyrood 2021, setting out fresh thinking on sovereignty, civil liberties and welfare issues. Commenting ahead of today’s manifesto launch, Party Leader David McHutchon said: ... Read on‘Fresh...
Professor Vernon Bogdanor, noted professor of government at King’s College, London, has argued strongly that the SNP slogan Independence in Europe is a misnomer, saying being in the EU would leave Scots with less control over their affairs than they currently have in the UK. While the crux of Bogdanor’s article is that Scotland should ... Read onLeaving EU leaves scotland with more powers
Restore Scotland candidate Brian Nugent speaks to BBC Radio Scotland about his vision for Shetland, our unique ‘double oot’ position and our support of freedom of speech.
RESTORE SCOTLAND PARTY FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday 5 April 2021 EU incompetence, obfuscation and bickering over vaccines shows exactly why Scotland should not pursue EU membership after independence, an MSP candidate for Shetland has said. Brian Nugent, Shetland and Highlands and Islands Regional candidate for Restore Scotland, accuses Brussels of making “an absolute mess” of ... Read onPress...
David McHutchon, Party Leader Last month, Restore Scotland held its official launch. We aim to serve as a champion for full self-government in Scotland. Our movement is already drawing many to the cause of Scottish independence from among the roughly one million Scots who voted for the United Kingdom to leave the European Union, without there being ... Read onLeaving the UK should not...
After years on the margins, I have finally decided to get out of the trenches, onto the battlefield and stand as a candidate for Dundee City West. Earlier this month, a new political party called Restore Scotland was launched, which backs independence for Scotland from the United Kingdom and the European Union. Last week, I ... Read onEwan Gurr: Why I Am Standing for Dundee West
The Scottish Government Transport Secretary, Michael Matheson announced this week that ScotRail will be nationalised in 2022. Following several years of service disruption and price increases under Abellio, which has bedevilled the lives and livelihoods of people across Scotland, Mr Matheson released a statement indicating it would not be advisable to seek a successor for ... Read onRestore...
Both national and local newspapers, and the blogosphere covered the launch of Restore Scotland which took place on Wednesday this week, with positive endorsements from political commentators such as Kevin McKenna and David Robertson. Here are some snippets from the press coverage over the past few days, and our op-ed in the National: Kevin McKenna ... Read onNational and Local Press React to the...
Today, 17 March 2021, Restore Scotland officially launch as Scotland’s newest political party. Founded in 2020 and registered with the Electoral Commission in 2021, the party stands for Scottish independence from the United Kingdom and European Union. The launch, which will be online due to current lockdown restrictions, will feature interviews with a small number ... Read onRestore Scotland...
I joined the SNP in 1974 because I believed in Independence.  Sadly, I do not believe anymore that the SNP are the vehicle for attaining Independence. They have lost their way: they believe in the European Union. I still believe in Independence, and that is why I have joined Restore Scotland. The Independence in Europe ... Read onWe Are Out of the European Union: Let’s Keep It That Way!
Updated on 13 March 2021. The official launch of Restore Scotland is scheduled to take place online on Wednesday, 17 March 2021. You will be able to a access a link to the launch via the homepage of our website. Following the launch, in the run up to the Holyrood elections on 6 May, we ... Read onThe Upcoming Launch of Restore Scotland: Update
Scotland flag - the saltire Made In Scotland. For Scotland.
Create An Account