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Along with the oaths and affirmations today in the Scottish Parliament, a number of MSPs had an additional statement to make.
Michael Gove on the Andrew Marr Show, 9th May 2021
Stopped off to have a closer look at a ringed gas giant on the way to the Eskimo Nebula, which contains a black hole and a beacon called Isaiah's Hope - a memorial to a player in the form of a poem written by one of their friends.
Took a wee trip to the HIP 47296 in Elite: Dangerous, a system with two black holes.

It was hauntingly beautiful.
A collaboration of people thanking everyone that works for the NHS, in what are difficult times with the coronavirus pandemic.

Many thanks to all who took part and sent in a clip!
Jeremy Corbyn managed to forget the name of one of Scotland's most famous architects and designers, Charles Rennie Mackintosh at a protest speech in Glasgow on the 31st of August 2019...calling him 'Willie Rennie Mackintosh'.
A fan compilation of the television series Gentleman Jack, starring Suranne Jones, Sophie Rundle and Gemma Whelan.

Music: Raise Hell - Dorothy
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No ownership of the content in the video is implied, I just wanted to pay respect to a superb drama and some awesome music!
...with honest subtitles.
Ruth talked about her schooldays during the Conservative party conference in Scotland at the weekend - but there's one thing she forgot to mention.
Some Game of Thrones satire about Scotland, Brexit and UKgov's refusal to grant a Section 30 Order.

I created this as part of a wee project to learn about keyframe animation and masking in Premiere, as I hadn't used either technique before.
...with honest subtitles.
During his speech to the Welsh Labour Conference on the 13th of April 2019, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn quoted UN Special Rapporteur Philip Alston by saying 'It is outrageous that devolved administrations need to spend resources to shield people from Government policies...he's right.'

Yet every time he comes to...
Brexit is finally laid to rest in the Former UK.
After attending the rendevous for the Keep Kirrie Clean event on Saturday 7th April, Tory MP Kirstene Hair posted a video on Twitter.

That video included a photo by SNP Councillor Jools Bell of a mountain of fly-tipped rubbish, giving the impression that she had been part of the group that cleared it.

Kirstene...
Tory MP Kirstene Hair has been caught out posting a video using a photo from SNP Councillor Jools Bell of a litter pick three days earlier.

After pulled her up for using the photo, Kirstene deleted the tweet.
...as she arrives in Berlin for talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel.

Prime Minister Theresa May found herself exiting the car alone with nobody to greet her.
Why should Scotland respect a political establishment that clearly doesn't respect us, and which has unleashed a tide of chaos with Brexit?
There's a slightly absurd practise in Westminster where MPs refuse to leave the voting lobby in order to waste time. So that Parliamentary business for the day can continue, the Speaker has to send the Serjeant at Arms to chase them out of the Aye/No lobby and back into the chamber.

The Serjeant happens to carry a...
A comparison of the time taken to vote in the Scottish Parliament at Holyrood, which uses an electronic voting system, and the somewhat archaic system at Westminster, where MPs still have to file through voting lobbies and have their name recorded manually.

The footage from Holyrood is in real time. The majority of...
In a speech on the 2nd of April 2019, the Prime Minister offers to open talks with Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn to move forward with Brexit.

The PM couldn't get her Brexit deal through Parliament with three separate votes in the House of Commons - it looks like she could now be attempting to try and ram it through...
Scotland flag - the saltire Made In Scotland. For Scotland.
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