Latest articles from Craig Dalzell

COMMENT Taxing wealth makes sense – and Scotland can take the lead

I’m very much of the opinion that working with someone within a coalition of mutual agreement is better than shunning them because you might oppose them, however strongly, on something else. Some of the best and most effective policy work I’ve been involved with in the past few years has been with members from Scottish Labour.

COMMENT Here’s my fear if Ulez plan affected Labour's by-election result

LABOUR’S failure to take Boris Johnson’s former seat of Uxbridge and South Ruislip in Thursday night’s by-election is being blamed by some on the 800-odd people who voted Green rather than the party that recently ditched most of its environmental policies – and simultaneously on one environmental policy they haven’t ditched yet.

ANALYSIS We're making a mistake with ScotWind – this is what we should do instead

THE ScotWind auction of offshore wind assets has generated a lot of attention, both on the side of those supporting it as the largest offshore wind project begun in Scotland – but also from those concerned about the direction the project is going, in terms of privatising those assets and essentially doing to Scotland’s wind resources as was done to Scotland’s oil.