Rishi Sunak has appeared on a special episode of The Brian Taylor Podcast.

The Chancellor was invited onto The Herald's flagship political podcast, fronted by former BBC Scotland political editor Brian Taylor, while visiting Scotland on Thursday.

Mr Sunak said he was proud of his policies, with hundreds of thousands of jobs saved in Scotland due to the furlough scheme.

Brian grilled the Chancellor on his stance on Scottish independence, and asked the question: Do you think Scotland could be an independent country?

The 15-minute special episode is available across all major streaming platforms, including Spotify, Apple Podcasts and Google Podcasts

It's the second episode to come from The Brian Taylor Podcast this week. 

Friday saw the team's regular 45-minute discussion show air, with discussion focused on Scotland's drug deaths figures.

Willie Rennie, the former leader of the Scottish Liberal Democrats, Conservative MSP Murdo Fraser, Greens MSP for Central Scotland Gillian Mackay and SNP’s Westminster Deputy Leader Kirsten Oswald voiced their opinions on how to tackle the issue.

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