Little hint of agreement on rural future post-Brexit
There was little sign of the common ground on “red line” issues between the parliamentary parties hoped for by NFU Scotland yesterday as MSP’s clashed over rural Scotland’s post-Brexit future at Holyrood.
Instead, during a special debate looking at the particular problems likely to be faced by rural dwellers and businesses in Scotland following the UK’s proposed exit from the EU, battle lines were being drawn up and blame games played over where the responsibility for current uncertainties lay.
NFU Scotland had made the call for a united approach in its briefing to MSPs prior to the main... read more
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