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Tuesday, 6 July 2010
It appears that just a year into the new term of the European Parliament, the SNP's Alyn Smith MEP is already bored and getting itchy feet.
News filters though to me from Strasbourg that Alyn Smith MEP will be seeking the nomination to stand as an MSP in next years Holyrood elections.
Not a great shock although this is yet another SNP politician who clearly doesn't get the whole issue of dual mandates and why they are a bad thing.
However, Alyn is possibly looking to stand for the SNP in East Lothian against Labour's leader Iain Gray.
For now Alyn is "playing it by ear".