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Scotland Poll Shows Divisions Over Indpendence

Scotland Poll Shows Divisions Over Indpendence | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The gap between backers and opponents of Scottish independence stands at around 5%, a new poll has suggested. A survey for The Sunday Times and Real Radio Scotland asked 1,000 adults: "Do you agree that Scotland should become an independent country?
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New blow for Theresa May over fears Holyrood will block Brexit

New blow for Theresa May over fears Holyrood will block Brexit | My Scotland | Scoop.it

HOLYROOD could have the power to block Theresa May’s main Brexit legislation, it has emerged, as the Prime Minister was forced to abandon large…
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Sturgeon to 'reveal indyref2 plan before summer recess'

Sturgeon to 'reveal indyref2 plan before summer recess' | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Sturgeon to 'reveal indyref2 plan before summer recess'. The First Minister said she would listen to Scots following the general election.
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Top SNP MP Tommy Sheppard: 'Park indyref2 until Brexit talks are over'

Top SNP MP Tommy Sheppard: 'Park indyref2 until Brexit talks are over' | My Scotland | Scoop.it
LEADING SNP MP Tommy Sheppard has called for a second independence referendum to be "parked" pending the outcome of Brexit negotiations,…
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SNP figures urge Nicola Sturgeon not to abandon indyref2 plan

SNP figures urge Nicola Sturgeon not to abandon indyref2 plan | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Senior SNP figures have urged Nicola Sturgeon to stand firm on her plan for a second independence referendum despite the threat of another vote being blamed for the party’s dismal general election showing.
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US deploys all its nuclear-capable strategic bombers to Britain

US deploys all its nuclear-capable strategic bombers to Britain | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The US Air Force has deployed several nuclear capable strategic bombers to Britain, including the B-2 stealth bomber (pictured), together for the first time, as tensions with Russia continue to mount.
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Be part of winning independence for Scotland

Be part of winning independence for Scotland | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Scotland now faces the prospect of being taken out of the EU against our will.

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has confirmed the immediate preparation of legislation to enable a new independence referendum – if and when the Scottish Parliament so decides.

The SNP will also be undertaking new work to build a majority in support of an independent Scotland.

Be first to find out about our plans and be part of them.

Pledge your support today.
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Sturgeon: Election result may not have been rejection of indyref2

Sturgeon: Election result may not have been rejection of indyref2 | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Nicola Sturgeon has cast doubt over whether Scots rejected a second referendum in last week’s general election by branding the claims “an overly-simplistic analysis”.
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Darren McGarvey: SNP lost support, not the Yes movement

Darren McGarvey: SNP lost support, not the Yes movement | My Scotland | Scoop.it
It’s not independence people are necessarily against but another referendum, writes Darren McGarvey.
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Theresa May has lost her mandate for Brexit - MPs should make that clear

Theresa May has lost her mandate for Brexit - MPs should make that clear | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A former Conservative MP on the significance of the election results. 
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George Osborne: Theresa May is ‘dead women walking’

George Osborne: Theresa May is ‘dead women walking’ | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Former chancellor attacked the Prime Minister saying that she will never lead the party into another General Election after last week’s humiliation at the ballot box.
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Race to become new SNP Westminster leader

Race to become new SNP Westminster leader | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A much diminished group of SNP MPs will decide their new leader at Westminster.
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3 year-old up for Scottish Comedy Awards

3 year-old up for Scottish Comedy Awards | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A three-year-old girl is in the running for comedy awards glory - for a series of hilarious online videos she makes with her stand-up father.
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Sturgeon: Indyref2 not condition for SNP to back Labour

Sturgeon: Indyref2 not condition for SNP to back Labour | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Sturgeon: Indyref2 not condition for SNP to back Labour. The First Minister said her MPs would vote 'issue by issue' and against austerity.
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Second independence vote ‘still on the table’ as Sturgeon to unveil plans

Second independence vote ‘still on the table’ as Sturgeon to unveil plans | My Scotland | Scoop.it

SCOTTISH independence should remain on the table in discussions on the UK’s departure from the EU, Scotland’s Brexit Minister has said.
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Kevin McKenna: Cowed pygmies of the SNP are putting independence at risk • r/Scotland

Kevin McKenna: Cowed pygmies of the SNP are putting independence at risk • r/Scotland | My Scotland | Scoop.it
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Iain Macwhirter: With Labour breathing down their necks, the SNP need to turn left

Iain Macwhirter: With Labour breathing down their necks, the SNP need to turn left | My Scotland | Scoop.it
SCOTTISH National Party supporters have spent the last 10 days trying to anaesthetise the shock of the General Election result. “But we won,”…
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US deploys all its nuclear-capable strategic bombers to Britain

US deploys all its nuclear-capable strategic bombers to Britain | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The US Air Force has deployed several nuclear capable strategic bombers to Britain, including the B-2 stealth bomber (pictured), together for the first time, as tensions with Russia continue to mount.
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Ross, Skye & Lochaber MP Ian Blackford elected SNP Wesminster leader after Angus Robertson loses seat

Ross, Skye & Lochaber MP Ian Blackford elected SNP Wesminster leader after Angus Robertson loses seat | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Ross, Skye & Lochaber MP Ian Blackford elected SNP Wesminster leader after Angus Robertson loses seat
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SNP Westminster leadership candidates announced

SNP Westminster leadership candidates announced | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Four SNP MPs have put themselves forward to be the party’s new Westminster leader as nominations for the job opened.
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Nicola Sturgeon’s Cabinet sidesteps indyref issue

Nicola Sturgeon’s Cabinet sidesteps indyref issue | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Nicola Sturgeon’s Cabinet failed to discuss what the Scottish Government should do about a second independence referendum when it met for the first time since the General Election.
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In full: the list of entrepreneurs backing a Yes vote

In full: the list of entrepreneurs backing a Yes vote | My Scotland | Scoop.it

As in the case of yesterday's lists of pro-Union backers led by the likes of Keith Cochrane and Amanda Harvie, the Yes list has many figures who…
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SNP MPs to focus on defeating minority Tory government

SNP MPs to focus on defeating minority Tory government | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The slimmed down SNP group at Westminster will refocus its efforts on defeating the minority Conservative government under a new leader to be named on Wednesday.
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SNP say shock General Election result is 'comprehensive rejection' of hard Brexit - Sunday Post

SNP say shock General Election result is 'comprehensive rejection' of hard Brexit - Sunday Post | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE SNP has called for the issue of membership of the EU single market to go “back on the table” in the wake of the shock General Election result. Theresa May has previously ruled out Scotland staying part of the powerful trading block after Brexit, claiming it would create unacceptable trade barriers within the UK. … Continued
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Senior SNP figures call on power couple to relax their grip and rethink indyref2

Senior SNP figures call on power couple to relax their grip and rethink indyref2 | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Senior SNP figures have joined calls for First Minister Nicola Sturgeon to relax her grip on the party and rethink its stance on a second indep­endence referendum in the wake of its election losses.
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SNP will make better allies for Jeremy Corbyn than Scottish Labour Blairites, says Tommy Sheppard

SNP will make better allies for Jeremy Corbyn than Scottish Labour Blairites, says Tommy Sheppard | My Scotland | Scoop.it
VOTERS in Scotland who want to help Jeremy Corbyn into Downing Street on Thursday should back the SNP, not Kezia Dugdale’s party, Tommy Sheppard…
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