ref date:30 Mar 2001 (EU)
Scots voice in Europe fades
With plans in the offing to shut Scots out of Westminster, even though they
are EFFECTIVELY still ruled from there and with the tandem plans to reduce the
number of members of the Scottish parliament, more dirty deeds are seeing the light of day.
A small office in Glasgow that has run for 10years and generated 220 million
pounds of business across Europe (last year alone!)has been shut down and its function
handed over to the useless front-office in Europe.
The EuroInfoCentre's sudden demise after
almost 10 years follows a decision by
Scottish Enterprise, its key backer, to do
the job itself. The centre's work last year
generated a record breaking £220m worth
of business for firms.
We see Scotland being marginalised again , and yet many Scots fools still