Profile: Iain Macwhirter



Iain Macwhirter is the political commentator of the The Herald and the Sunday Herald, an author and documentary film and radio presenter and a former Rector of Edinburgh University. He has worked at both the UK Parliament and Scottish Parliament, presenting the BBC2 programmes Westminster Live, Scrutiny and, from 1999, the BBC TV Holyrood Live programme from the Scottish Parliament.

Latest articles from Iain Macwhirter

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon
Alex Salmond
Iain Macwhirter: It seems Cherry was sacked for thinking that women are female
Iain Macwhirter: Scots may loathe him, but Boris doesn’t give a damn about Plan B
Rt Hon James Wolffe QC, Lord Advocate, gives evidence at a Scottish Parliament Justice committee  tuesday..Pic Gordon Terris/The Herald.17/1/17.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson with warehouse supervisor Laurence Wilkinson during a tour of the manufacturing facility for the Oxford/Astrazeneca vaccine at Oxford Biomedica in Oxfordshire this week
Iain Macwhirter: Invisible man Leonard has left Scottish Labour without vision
Supporters of President Donald Trump climb the west wall of the the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana).
Statistically, warehouse workers were among the worst in the first wave of the virus
nicola sturgeon