SNP Councillor for Springburn, Graham Campbell, calls colleague 'an asswipe'

  • Alfie Baron
The SNP Councillor for Springburn, Graham Campbell, has been credited with an astonishing facebook rant about his council colleagues. He refers to the group leader as a "staunch unionist" and "an asswipe".

Cllr Graham Campbell SNP

Nonsense Ross, we offered the Greens deal options that would have delivered a pro Indy majority City Government, but early on the negotiations the Greens ruled that out. We then tried confidence and supply over the Leadership and the budget. They rejected that too. Why? Probably because their asswipe of a group leader is a staunch unionist and frankly has run rings round his less experienced new colleagues, making deals with Red and Blue Tories behind everyone's backs - including their own voters as this idea was strangely missing from the Green manifesto for May 4th. Given many Green councillors got in on pro Indy preference votes from SNP voters

SNP MSP Mark McDonald quits SNP in Sleaze Investigation
  • Alfie Baron

Aberdeen Donside MSP Mark McDonald has quit the Scottish National Party (SNP).

His resignations follows allegations of misconduct against at least two women.

McDonald resigned from the SNP with immediate effect - but will remain as an Independent MSP.