The new coalition government has also made some promising statements about repealing the despised Barnett formula and there is a prospect of something being done about the West Lothian issue i.e. Scottish votes on English matters in the Commons.
That is all good news.
But whatever way you cut it, the lack of any form of
It is simply unfair and undemocratic that all the other countries of the UK have their own parliament/assembly and yet the
The counter argument, often given, is that the UK parliament is also the legitimate
I appreciate that there are a mass of problems that this new government have inherited , especially related to our ruined economy. They of course, must be addressed urgently and first.
I do hope though, that these current pressing needs are not used as a subterfuge to sweep the