ref date:2 Apr 1998 (WBA)
Labour exclude SNP from information
Labours manifesto lie
Scottish Secretary Donald Dewar has rejected a plea from the Scottish National Party to meet with civil servants beforethe first Scottish
This is a breach in protocol and trust.
Labour was given such access to the Scottish Office 16 months before the general election.
SNP leader, Alex Salmond, is now writing to Tony Blair (Prime Minister) to
demand this decision be overruled.
It is a waste of effort, Blair will do everything he can in his
undemocratic nature to stop the SNP from helping the Scots move
from subservience to Londons whims.