Brown is expected to say: “The third option, a patriotic Scottish way and free from the absolutism of the SNP and the do-nothing-ism of the Tories, is now essential because post-Brexit realities make the status quo redundant and require us to break with the past.
I think he’s right. If the UK is to stay the UK, we need to make some changes. Changes that devolve power to the constituent countries and regions. The system we have now would never be designed by a rational mind. It could only evolve. It’s a dead end.