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Editor of The National newspaper.

Latest articles from Laura Webster

COMMENT I read poetry for Rishi Sunak on Burns Night - here's what it was like

LIVING in Penpont, an area cut off from the rest of the world by both geography and inclination, I have had very little truck with prime ministers. The British state is an institution that has subsumed and belittled areas of passionate interest to me, Scottish history, languages and culture. My poetry tries in its own small way to right some wrongs.

COMMENT Meet the DJ trying to make nightlife accessible for disabled Scots

PEOPLE with disabilities still face barriers going for a night out. Access to venues is the main one, which, although raised many times, has seen little done to improve it. As the world reopens after the pandemic, there is a real opportunity for venues and promoters to ensure the best night out experience for all.

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