Alistair Darling

In this unnecessarily long campaign, both nationalists and unionists have peddled negative and exaggerated arguments

Alistair Darling was the luckless understudy to Gordon Brown and Mervyn King as they led Britain into an avoidable recession

‘Higher-rate taxpayers will just move to tax havens when the 50 per cent rate is introduced in April 2010’

A flawed economic doctrine led Gordon Brown and Alistair Darling to plunge Britain into its worst postwar crisis