Letters

  • 5 May 2015

    IT comes as no surprise to us cynics that the major topic in the General Election has been manipulated into accusations of a new referendum in the pipeline.

  • 5 May 2015

    I AM ramfeezled (Scots Word of the Week, The Herald, May 2) as to why my favourite section of the Herald, On This Day, states that Columbus discovered Jamaica (May 2).

  • 5 May 2015

    I ADD my voice to the professionals calling for Glasgow City Council to do more to better inform the driving public about traffic restrictions, be they new or old, otherwise the accusation that bus lanes/gates are all about raising money, will stick.

  • 5 May 2015

    KEITH Anderson, ScottishPower's chief corporate office writes about investing massive sums in power generation ("We must invest energy on keeping the lights on for the longer term", Agenda, The Herald, May 4) without mentioning microgeneration and the benefits of schemes such as small-scale wind generators, run-of-river schemes, geothermal heat, that can help to avoid excess investment in mega-systems that serve to further the exploitation of the earth and generation of profits for unsustainable commercial interests.

  • 4 May 2015
  • 3 May 2015

    Less than a year from the ''once in a lifetime'' referendum, a leading Nationalist wishes a second plebiscite in the first line of the SNP's Holyrood manifesto.

  • 3 May 2015

    I hope that, on reflection, Ruth Davidson will realise how foolish her comments that Scotland risks becoming "Balkanised to an extent" and "not quite like Northern Ireland, but somewhere closer to it" in the aftermath of an entirely peaceful, democratic referendum were (Leader interviews, News, April 26).

  • 3 May 2015

    I am in my late 70s and have been active in UK politics for over 60 years, since I first went to work in a coal mine at 15.

  • 3 May 2015

    In your article on the proposed Strathallan Estate location of this summer's T in the Park festival, local resident is quoted as saying that "there is no ancient woodland at Strathallan" (Woodland Trust accused of dirty tricks to halt T in the Park, News, April 26).

  • 3 May 2015

    Colin Donald shouldn't be surprised at the opposition TTIP has stirred up (Time running out for trade deal, Business, April 26).