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Pickles’ biscuit bill rises by £10,000

Pickles’ biscuit bill rises by £10,000 | My Scotland | Scoop.it
EXCLUSIVE: COMMUNITIES & Local Government office blew £42,225 of taxpayers’ cash on snacks in just seven months
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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 10:30 AM
No Scottish seats targeted?
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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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Scottish independence: Former pro-union voters explain why they changed their ... - The Independent

Scottish independence: Former pro-union voters explain why they changed their ... - The Independent | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The Independent Scottish independence: Former pro-union voters explain why they changed their ... The Independent “I've been interested in Scottish independence since I moved to Scotland. The first essay I wrote in history was about devolution.
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Fears raised 'free NHS' will end

Fears raised 'free NHS' will end | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Fears are being raised the NHS in England will no longer be free at the point of use - up to now a key principle for the health service - within 10 years.
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Juncker promises to respect Scottish independence referendum result

Juncker promises to respect Scottish independence referendum result | My Scotland | Scoop.it
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Independence referendum: Top surgeon becomes viral hit after making impassioned plea to vote Yes to save the NHS

Independence referendum: Top surgeon becomes viral hit after making impassioned plea to vote Yes to save the NHS | My Scotland | Scoop.it
BREAST surgeon Dr Philippa Whitford was recorded giving a speech to the Women for Independence group as she predicted that the NHS would die in ten years if Scots vote No
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Whisky boss: No intimidation by Yes camp

Whisky boss: No intimidation by Yes camp | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE head of the Scotch Whisky Association (SWA) has countered claims that bosses have faced pressure from Nationalists not to enter the debate on Scottish independence.
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No "black hole" for oil forecasts

No "black hole" for oil forecasts | My Scotland | Scoop.it
One of Scotland’s most respected economists has questioned the UK Treasury’s oil and gas forecasts, arguing that Westminster’s calculations are ill-informed and “wide of the mark".
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Gordon Brown: Greedy power firm fatcats will get £100 million bonus if the UK splits

Gordon Brown: Greedy power firm fatcats will get £100 million bonus if the UK splits | My Scotland | Scoop.it
FORMER Prime Minister Gordon Brown has claimed an independent Scotland would be a 'soft touch' for energy firms.
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Economist says no ‘black hole’ for oil forecasts | The Sunday Times

Economist says no ‘black hole’ for oil forecasts | The Sunday Times | My Scotland | Scoop.it
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Scottish independence: The issues that will decide the vote - The Independent

Scottish independence: The issues that will decide the vote - The Independent | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The Independent Scottish independence: The issues that will decide the vote The Independent Various big companies have voiced opinions about Scottish independence, most notably Standard Life, which said in February it had drawn up contingency plans...
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Independent Scotland boosts space travel - experts

Independent Scotland boosts space travel - experts | My Scotland | Scoop.it
INDEPENDENCE could be worth between £15 million and £20m a year to the space sector in Scotland in the medium term and potentially £100m over a longer period, industry experts have said.
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Italy declares indy neutrality as it takes over EU presidency

Italy declares indy neutrality as it takes over EU presidency | My Scotland | Scoop.it
ITALY has effectively declared the European Union's neutrality on Scottish independence as it takes over the bloc's rotating presidency.
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‘Scottish Referendum horror’ film coming soon

‘Scottish Referendum horror’ film coming soon | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE first self-proclaimed “Scottish Referendum horror” is to go on release just weeks ahead of September’s vote.
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Reallly? Calling a Tory party PPC a horror film is stretching it a bit, not much but a bit.

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Edinburgh TUC Secretary backs Yes

Edinburgh TUC Secretary backs Yes | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Des Loughney has been secretary of Edinburgh TUC since 1978, is secretary of the Edinburgh Voluntary Sector Branch, the Scottish Regional Industrial Sector Committee, and is Vice-chair of the Natio...
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Relax, redheads. You're not about to die out | Adam Rutherford

Relax, redheads. You're not about to die out | Adam Rutherford | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The 'extinction of the ginger gene' story is just bad science designed to sell ancestry tests.
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Scotland, for richer or poorer?

Scotland, for richer or poorer? | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Would an independent Scotland be richer or poorer than if it stayed part of the UK - and should economics decide the outcome of the independence referendum?
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Jim Sillars: No is a vote for more austerity

Jim Sillars: No is a vote for more austerity | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Noticed something about Better Together speeches and articles? They tell of the 300-year union, but skip its present day circumstances.
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Scottish independence: which issues have led the Twitter debate in 2014? - The Guardian (blog)

Scottish independence: which issues have led the Twitter debate in 2014? - The Guardian (blog) | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The Guardian (blog) Scottish independence: which issues have led the Twitter debate in 2014?
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Better Together outgunning Yes Scotland on major donations

Better Together outgunning Yes Scotland on major donations | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Less than 200 servicemen stationed overseas have registered to vote, according to recent research by Labour's Jim Murphy
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'No' campaigners slammed for 'sleekit' stickers stunt in Dunfermline | Dunfermline Press

'No' campaigners slammed for 'sleekit' stickers stunt in Dunfermline | Dunfermline Press | My Scotland | Scoop.it
‘YES’ supporters attending a Dunfermline rally where the guest speaker was Deputy First Minister Nicola Sturgeon returned to their cars to find they had been plastered with ‘No’ stickers.
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UK Government accused of intimidating companies to back No Campaign

UK Government accused of intimidating companies to back No Campaign | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Philip Dunne used MOD position to pressure suppliers The Financial Times' front page yesterday exclusively revealed it has received evidence the Ministry of Defence is putting pressure on defence companies to intervene in the Scottish independence debate on behalf of the No Campaign. Philip Dunne,
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H.D.S. Greenway: Independence Day for Scotland? - Anchorage Daily News

H.D.S. Greenway: Independence Day for Scotland? - Anchorage Daily News | My Scotland | Scoop.it
H.D.S. Greenway: Independence Day for Scotland?
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Alistair Darling on Scottish referendum: 'More and more people are saying the ... - The Independent

Alistair Darling on Scottish referendum: 'More and more people are saying the ... - The Independent | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The Independent Alistair Darling on Scottish referendum: 'More and more people are saying the ... The Independent For Alistair Darling, winning the Scottish referendum on 18 September will not be enough.
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Alex Salmond on Scottish independence: Vote Yes to secure Scotland's ... - The Independent

Alex Salmond on Scottish independence: Vote Yes to secure Scotland's ... - The Independent | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The Independent Alex Salmond on Scottish independence: Vote Yes to secure Scotland's ... The Independent Scotland's referendum this September is a defining moment for our nation.
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Salmond: Cameron is playing European roulette with Scotland's future

David Cameron is
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Scottish independence supporters carve 25-metre 'yes' into hillside

Scottish independence supporters carve 25-metre 'yes' into hillside | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Four men hope to influence voters after using garden strimmers to make political statement in Banffshire townIndependence supporters have carved a 25-metre yes into a Scottish hillside.
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