A rowdy pod with Norrie Stewart, Phil Attridge and Stewart Lochhead.
Labour on not making it clear that staying in the Customs Union won’t avoid the Backstop. Single Market membership (or very similar) required to comply with regulatory factors.
Lord(David) Trimble getting very angry on TV and accusing the Irish Government of exaggerating the Border problems.
Nancy Pelosi (US congress Leader) said they would block a USA & UK trade deal if the Irish border was threatened.
Five Eyes (USA, Canada, UK, New Zealand, Australia SPIES) attack China’s Huawei bids to build 5G networks.
PMQs – David Liddington (Deputy PM) gives a woeful performance, badly briefed etc. Emily Thornberry (Deputy Labour) links Lyra McKie murder to Brexit chaos.
Kirsty Blackman accuses UK Gov of reversing green policies and even Tory Colin Clark complains about a seasonal workers fiasco at the Home Office.
European elections, Labour Party, Campbell V Dugdale, Facebook accused of enabling alt-right corruption of all elections, Leith Walk demographic etc etc.
Local elections Leith and the froggy Brexit Party.