Scottish Secretary backs English devolution

Scottish Secretary Alistair Carmichael has backed the idea of English devolution.

The Scottish MP said that it was an "anomaly" of the constitution that he was able to vote on matters that don't directly affect him.

People wave England flag. Credit: Reuters

He said that federalism would be the "logical conclusion" but that it was a decision for the English people to make, he said on BBC Radio 5 Live.