Monthly Archives: May 2004

(486)  LORD WATSON’S FIRE-RAISING CASE BEGINS

  After a long delay since the original charges were brought, Mike Watson MSP appeared in Edinburgh Sheriff Court on 23 August 2005 to begin the process of answering two charges of willful fire-raising at Prestonfield House Hotel in Edinburgh … Continue reading

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(484)  NEW LORD PRESIDENT WANTED

  On 15 July 2005 Lord President Cullen announced his impending retirement from office, to take place on 25 November.  The First Minister has asked a four-person panel to consider applications to be Lord Cullen’s successor and to report on … Continue reading

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(483)  RETURN OF THE NAKED RAMBLER

  The Naked Rambler, Steve Gough, reached Knighton in Staffordshire on 14 July 2005.  See the Rambler’s website, http://www.nakedwalk.org, for latest details.  Note that this time he is taking the west of Scotland route.

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