"No longer toxic"? Commentators respond to Scottish Conservatives forming opposition
CommonSpace speaks to historians, commentators and activists about the meaning of the rise of the Scottish Conservatives
THE SCOTTISH CONSERVATIVES have romped into second place in the 2016 Scottish elections, putting the party in its strongest position since the opening of the parliament in 1999.
The rightwing party will send 31 MSPs to Holyrood.
CommonSpace spoke to some leading commentators about the rise of the Scottish Conservatives
Michael Fry - Scottish historian and former Conservative candidate