Unspun: the political diary

A ROUGH old week for SNP Westminster leader Ian Blackford after the Budget. In the Commons, the Edinburgh banker turned Skye mini-laird, declared he was “just a simple crofter with 10 acres”. Tory Greg Hands was sceptical. “I had a career in the City of London and I do not recall him being a simple crofter at that time,” he said. “Perhaps that was his codename on his Bloomberg terminal as he was buying and selling financial assets.” Ow. . https://www.heraldscotland.com/politics/17197715.unspun-the-political-diary/