NATIONAL editor Callum Baird and columnist Paul Kavanagh, aka the Wee Ginger Dug, are back to break down a busy week of politics.

Boris Johnson's attempts to prorogue parliament raise a whole host of questions – and it's facing a challenge in the courts too. Is this the security and stability Unoinists promised us?

Scottish Tory leader Ruth Davidson also announced this week that she was standing down from that role. Will this hurt the Union? Is the timing a little too convenient? Well...

There was the Shetland by-election, in which the LibDems held on to their Holyrood seat. The Dugcast examines the implications of the result.

And we've also got a preview of the Wee Ginger Dug's contribution to our upcoming indyref magazine.

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