Andy Frain is the Dods Political Consultant for Business, Employment and Culture. He advises businesses, trade unions and charities on labour laws, regulations and the wider political outlook. Andy holds an MA in Politics and Economic & Social History from the University of Edinburgh, writing a dissertation focused on nationalist political movements.
Responsibilities and obligations between the civil service and Government need to be made far clearer and be fully formalised, writes Dods Monitoring's Andy Frain.
Dods Monitoring's Andy Frain considers the likelihood of a second Scottish independence referendum.
Concerns have been raised by the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) that the Government does not monitor whether statements made under the Modern Slavery Act comply with the legislation, writes Dods Monitoring's Andy Frain.
Ahead of Ruth Davidson's expected resignation today as leader of the Scottish Conservatives, Dods Monitoring's Andy Frain considers the state of play in the Scottish Parliament.
As the retail landscape shifts, change must be embraced in order to survive. Dods Monitoring's Andy Frain explains.
It would be harder to find many Ministers who have shown less interest in the topics contained in their brief than newly appointed Minister for the Department of Digital, Culture, Media & Sport, Jeremy Wright QC, says Dods Monitoring's, Andy Frain.
To declare Channel 4’s new HQ as a major move step towards a London-less future would be an exaggeration, writes Dods Monitoring's Culture and Media Consultant Andy Frain.