Author Archives: Stuart Smith

A new plan for business and fair work

The Scottish Liberal Democrat will include in their manifesto a package of proposals designed to boost the economy and help Scotland put the recovery from the pandemic first, with a focus on skills and long-term career advice, new graduate placements … Continue reading

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Local party – missing bits of the campaign

The Scottish Parliament Election has to be done differently this time round. This affects how the local party can go about campaigning. This should be done digitally but many aspects of this approach are being missed. There has been no … Continue reading

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The Damnation Affair by Lilith Saintcrow

The Damnation Affair by Lilith Saintcrow My rating: 3 of 5 stars This has got nothing to do with the Bannon & Clare series and should be considered as a stand alone book in the same universe. It has its … Continue reading

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You Got This by Louise Redknapp

You Got This by Louise RedknappMy rating: 4 of 5 stars Interesting book talking about how she got started, the troubles she’s had as a woman never mind as a wife and mother. It’s part memoir part self-help. At the … Continue reading

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Siege and Storm – Leigh Bardugo

Siege and Storm by Leigh Bardugo My rating: 4 of 5 stars I like these characters and the way they develop in the second instalment. A number of new characters are introduced and their development will hopefully continue in the … Continue reading

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