Scotsman letters

  Tourist tax The owners of one of Scotland’s largest offshore wind farms, Beatrice, have been ordered to pay more than £33m after breaking a condition of its licence. Before any tourist tax is inflicted on overnight relatives desperate to visit their nearest and dearest in city centre hospitals, why Read more…

Herald letters

I AM keen that Herald readers should have a perspective which is realistic about the inevitable impact on our beautiful, precious and diminishing wild landscapes of the huge wind power development programme which well-meaning but ill-advised politicians of all parties believe is necessary to meet the net zero target by Read more…

Shetland peat slide was an ominous warning – Herald

We haven’t heard much from Struan Stevenson lately but he has written a good article about peat slides in the Herald today. https://www.heraldscotland.com/opinion/24345475.shetland-peat-slide-ominous-warning/?fbclid=IwZXh0bgNhZW0CMTAAAR1bD1_zSwePnypLcTAQvCS1jSyJsLbA9TcWYxsa1OFWzJj80IU89ga4fTA_aem_ATyQqloXIPExgkx-RvetVl3yVc5sj5JUc64vRtLBnVkxE-683xbLQD7m273HAH1LNvoJioWLvQl7V5vi8IMP8vpu