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Scottish independence: Fresh warning over Clyde warship contracts if Scotland goes it alone - Top stories - Scotsman.com

Scottish independence: Fresh warning over Clyde warship contracts if Scotland goes it alone - Top stories - Scotsman.com | My Scotland | Scoop.it
ALL SCOTTISH businesses that rely on Westminster defence spending face a more uncertain future under independence, MPs were told yesterday.
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The Independent | The Tories' new plan for victory: 80 seats that will decide it all

The Tories new plan for victory: 80 seats that will decide it all The Conservative Party has drawn up plans to gain 40 and hold 40 key marginal seats in an attempt to secure an overall majority at the...
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Scotsfox's comment, October 13, 2012 1:30 PM
No Scottish seats targeted?
rableather's comment, October 13, 2012 3:52 PM
No, I expect its because they know we will win the referendum 2 years before and wont be concerned by the English Election
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How the media shafted the people of Scotland

How the media shafted the people of Scotland | My Scotland | Scoop.it
George Monbiot: Journalists in their gilded circles are woefully out of touch with popular sentiment and shamefully slur any desire for change
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Scottish independence would open doors for development | James Mackie

Scottish independence would open doors for development | James Mackie | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A yes vote would increase Scotlands aid budget to £1bn, presenting the new donor with complex spending challenges Live blog: Tuesdays developments on the Scottish referendumA yes vote on the Scottish referendum will bring a number of headaches for...
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Scottish independence: It's the psychology, stupid

Scottish independence: It's the psychology, stupid | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Ireland's experience shows Scotland the economic risks, and psychological benefits, of being a small, independent country, writes Ian Robertson
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Why Canada wants Scotland to vote 'yes' | Stephen Marche

Why Canada wants Scotland to vote 'yes' | Stephen Marche | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Tea and biscuits, James Bond, the queen Britishness is a cover for ruthless conquest.
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Confused here. I thought they wanted 'NO'.
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How Scotland could lead the way towards a federal UK | Shirley Williams

How Scotland could lead the way towards a federal UK | Shirley Williams | My Scotland | Scoop.it
England and Wales need to harness the civic spirit seen in the Scottish independence referendum and devolve powers to the regionsThe Scottish independence referendum, whichever side one is on, has demonstrated the civic spirit of this country.
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Scottish independence: The blame game begins in No camp even before the first vote is cast

Scottish independence: The blame game begins in No camp even before the first vote is cast | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The blame game has begun, even before we know the result of Thursday's referendum. Even if the Scottish people vote against independence, the way the UK is run is going to change. So politicians of all hues are scrambling to get their excuses in first.
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And here's to you Mr Robinson. Jesus!

And here's to you Mr Robinson. Jesus! | My Scotland | Scoop.it
I was shocked to see how the poor man has changed so rapidly
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Tom Devine: UK is a failed state, with inept and inadequate governance

Tom Devine: UK is a failed state, with inept and inadequate governance | My Scotland | Scoop.it
SIR Tom Devine, the leading historian, has claimed the UK is a "failed state," as he predicted the SNP would continue to thrive in an independent Scotland.
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Sun to shine on Scottish independence referendum

Sun to shine on Scottish independence referendum | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Whatever the result, the good news is that the sun is likely to shine on the day of the referendum - on those living in the west of Scotland, at least.
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The Guardian view on English sentiment as Scotland decides | Editorial

The Guardian view on English sentiment as Scotland decides | Editorial | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The existing union has often failed to be conscious of all its parts. England is only now waking up to the consequences.
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Police face 'a hammering' if Scotland votes No, say former officers

Police face 'a hammering' if Scotland votes No, say former officers | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Allan Burnett, ex-director of intelligence at Strathclyde Police, warned of impact of a No vote.
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Scottish independence: Crowd protests against 'BBC bias' - BBC News

Scottish independence: Crowd protests against 'BBC bias' - BBC News | My Scotland | Scoop.it
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Scottish independence: Crowd protests against 'BBC bias'
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The exchange came after the BBC reported that the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) would move its registered headquarters to London if Scots voted for independence.
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Mid-Bedfordshire MP Nadine Dorries asks; 'Why are we paying them to eat deep-fried mars bars when we can't even get decent health care in this country?' in debate over Scottish referendum

Mid-Bedfordshire MP Nadine Dorries asks; 'Why are we paying them to eat deep-fried mars bars when we can't even get decent health care in this country?' in debate over Scottish referendum | My Scotland | Scoop.it
OUTSPOKEN Tory MP Nadine Dorries has given her two-pence worth about the referendum on Scottish independence, asking; "Why are we paying them to eat deep-fried mars bars when we...
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Is this the end of Britishness? | Ian Jack

Is this the end of Britishness? | Ian Jack | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A shared history of 300 years could be washed away if Scotland votes for independence. What was the complex identity the United Kingdom created and should we mourn its loss?
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Scottish not British
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How will Scots with learning disabilities be voting in the referendum? | Ian Hood

How will Scots with learning disabilities be voting in the referendum? | Ian Hood | My Scotland | Scoop.it
We ran workshops for people with learning disabilities looking at issues surrounding independence and how to voteAt the Learning Disability Alliance Scotland we have been determined that people with learning disabilities should have every chance to...
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Independent Scotland 'could be wealthiest country'

Independent Scotland 'could be wealthiest country' | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Financial Author Dominic Frisby discusses why he is pro Scottish independence and what he sees as a red herring in the currency argument
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Facebook launches 'I'm a Voter' button ahead of Scottish Referendum

Facebook launches 'I'm a Voter' button ahead of Scottish Referendum | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Facebook is encouraging Scottish users of the social network to share the fact they have voted with their friends
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Making a vow

There was a vow on the front page of the Record yesterday. Britain isn't just great, it's superduper and comes with fruit preserves. Davie, Ed and Nick have promised Scotland jam, and marmalade, an...
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ICM boss: a polling Waterloo is possible...we might have called it very wrong

ICM boss: a polling Waterloo is possible...we might have called it very wrong | My Scotland | Scoop.it
OPINION polls showing the Yes and No campaigns neck and neck could be wildly inaccurate, a leading pollster has admitted.
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EXCLUSIVE: Send British nukes to US if Scotland votes Yes say military chiefs

EXCLUSIVE: Send British nukes to US if Scotland votes Yes say military chiefs | My Scotland | Scoop.it
BRITAIN’S independent nuclear deterrent should be moved to the United States if Scotland gains its independence next week, senior military figures have said.
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Scottish independence: Referendum campaigns target key voters - BBC News

Scottish independence: Referendum campaigns target key voters - BBC News | My Scotland | Scoop.it
BBC News Scottish independence: Referendum campaigns target key voters BBC News Both sides in the referendum debate have said they are working for every vote on the final weekend before Scotland goes to the polls.
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Scotland's most senior civil servant 'intimidated bosses' over referendum

Scotland's most senior civil servant 'intimidated bosses' over referendum | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Telegraph exclusive investigation: Sir Peter Housden, who is supposed to be impartial, told businesses in favour of the union to 'keep out' of the debate
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A go-alone Scottish economy is viable but would it be any better?| Aditya Chakrabortty

A go-alone Scottish economy is viable  but would it be any better?| Aditya Chakrabortty | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Scots may dream of a Swedish-style state but, lacking concrete plans, Iceland is the likelier modelA friend mails from Edinburgh: The referendum is all anybody talks about.
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Ofc it would, we could taylor it to our needs
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Secret betrothal for Scotlandshire megastar

Secret betrothal for Scotlandshire megastar | My Scotland | Scoop.it
In yet another devastating blow to the nationalists, a slowly rising megastar of Dateline Scotland has secretly married the NoThanks! chief spokestragedist
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Jeremy Paxman: Scandal of Britons having no say in Scottish referendum

Jeremy Paxman: Scandal of Britons having no say in Scottish referendum | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Ex-Newsnight presenter criticises that many in the United Kingdom are banned from voting on its futureJeremy Paxman believes it is a scandal that British citizens not living in Scotland are denied a vote in Thursday's independence referendum.
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