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Second independence referendum ‘weeks from being called’

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The last thing the Act of Union needs is a reboot - Joan McAlpine

The last thing the Act of Union needs is a reboot - Joan McAlpine | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The Act of Union never had a great rep in Scotland. So why on earth is Kezia Dugdale demanding another one?
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Second Scottish independence referendum 'weeks away' from being called - Evening Express

Second Scottish independence referendum 'weeks away' from being called - Evening Express | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A prominent Scottish independence campaign group has launched a new fundraising drive as it expects a second referendum to be held in May or September next year. Business for Scotland, which focused on the economic case for independence, said it is getting “back in full campaign mode” for a vote in 2018. Group founder Gordon …
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Stiglitz: independent Scots currency union plan 'may have been a mistake' - BBC News

Stiglitz: independent Scots currency union plan 'may have been a mistake' - BBC News | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Nobel-prize winning economist Joseph Stiglitz says Scotland's plans for a currency union with the UK during the 2014 independence campaign may have been a "mistake".
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'Game on!' Alex Salmond cites 2018 as year of SECOND Scottish independence referendum

'Game on!' Alex Salmond cites 2018 as year of SECOND Scottish independence referendum | My Scotland | Scoop.it
ALEX SALMOND insists Scotland will be given another vote on its independence if the “Scottish voice” isn’t heard during Theresa May’s forthcoming Brexit negotiations.
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Poll: One in three Scots think BBC biased against independence

Poll: One in three Scots think BBC biased against independence | My Scotland | Scoop.it

ONE third of audiences believe the BBC's news reporting is biased against Scottish Independence, a new poll has revealed.
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The Government just quietly backtracked on a pledge to take child refugees

The Government just quietly backtracked on a pledge to take child refugees | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Hours before the final vote on the triggering of Article 50 the government quietly announced it would allow just 350 unaccompanied Syrian children to come to the UK, thousands short of the figure suggested by government sources last year. The statement from Immigration Minister Robert Goodwill said local authorities indicated “have capacity for around 400 unaccompanied asylum-seeking children until the end of this financial year” and said the country should be “proud” of its contribution to finding homes for refugees.
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EXCLUSIVE: UK Government preparing for Nicola Sturgeon to demand indyref2 - The Courier

EXCLUSIVE: UK Government preparing for Nicola Sturgeon to demand indyref2 - The Courier | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The UK Government is preparing for Nicola Sturgeon to demand a second independence referendum is held next August, The Courier has learned. Theresa May’s team is “war gaming” with the Scotland Office and Ruth Davidson as speculation intensifies that the First Minister will announce her intention to return to the polls at next month’s SNP …
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Second referendum vote will set Scot against Scot, says David Mundell

Second referendum vote will set Scot against Scot, says David Mundell | My Scotland | Scoop.it

Scottish Secretary David Mundell said he "dreads" a second Scottish independence referendum but does not believe Scotland would vote to…
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UK will be told to remove all submarines from an independent Scotland

UK will be told to remove all submarines from an independent Scotland | My Scotland | Scoop.it

This would deal a fatal blow to Ministry of Defence (MoD) plans to make the Faslane naval base near Helensburgh the UK home port for all its 14…
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Scots don’t want open borders they want control, claims Gove

Scots don’t want open borders they want control, claims Gove | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The SNP’s support for open borders with Europe would prove to be a millstone around Nicola Sturgeon’s neck in a future independence referendum, the Brexit campaigner Michael Gove has predicted
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Manifesto - Plain Text Summary

Manifesto - Plain Text Summary | My Scotland | Scoop.it
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"And when the Tories tried to cut Scotland’s budget by £7 billion, we saw them off."
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Tories to block Sturgeon's bid for second independence referendum

Tories to block Sturgeon's bid for second independence referendum | My Scotland | Scoop.it

THE UK Government will not grant the Scottish Government the power to hold a second independence referendum before 2020, a senior Cabinet…
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Revealed: picture of SNP candidate on pro-IRA march

Revealed: picture of SNP candidate on pro-IRA march | My Scotland | Scoop.it

The SNP has been urged to sack a council candidate in Glasgow after a picture emerged of him on a march honouring a former IRA member.
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The truth about Scotland and online abuse: 'cybernats' and 'cyberbrits' are just as bad as each other

The truth about Scotland and online abuse: 'cybernats' and 'cyberbrits' are just as bad as each other | My Scotland | Scoop.it

WIDESPREAD online abuse was widely seen as a stain on the 2014 independence referendum, but with a second vote now looming on the horizon and…
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Indy campaigners face five-figure bill to hold rally after council insists on professional stewards

Indy campaigners face five-figure bill to hold rally after council insists on professional stewards | My Scotland | Scoop.it

ACTIVISTS planning a pro-independence march face a five-figure security bill after council bosses ordered them to pay professional guards.
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David Torrance: Unionists may allow another referendum – but not on the terms SNP wants

David Torrance: Unionists may allow another referendum – but not on the terms SNP wants | My Scotland | Scoop.it

IT’S generally forgotten now, but back in May 2008 the then Scottish Labour leader Wendy Alexander called on the Scottish Government to…
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Scottish Labour to adopt federalism for UK

Scottish Labour to adopt federalism for UK | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale will today unveil Scottish Labour’s plan for a 'federa
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David Tennant voices support for Scottish independence

David Tennant voices support for Scottish independence | My Scotland | Scoop.it
David Tennant has said he would back Scottish independence in a second referendum.
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May says an independent Scotland would not be in the European Union

May says an independent Scotland would not be in the European Union | My Scotland | Scoop.it
An independent Scotland would not be part of the European Union, Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday.
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Support for independence surges following May's 'hard' Brexit vow

Support for independence surges following May's 'hard' Brexit vow | My Scotland | Scoop.it

SUPPORT for Scottish independence has leapt after Theresa May’s “hard Brexit” speech which confirmed that the UK would leave the single…
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Green MSP Ross Greer says 'indyref2' could be called within weeks

Green MSP Ross Greer says 'indyref2' could be called within weeks | My Scotland | Scoop.it

INDEPENDENCE campaigners are preparing for a referendum to be called in the next few weeks, Green MSP Ross Greer has claimed.
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Scottish independence debate triggers business get-out clauses

Scottish independence debate triggers business get-out clauses | My Scotland | Scoop.it

INVESTORS in a commercial property deal have insisted on the inclusion of a clause that allows them to walk away if a second Scottish…
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Sturgeon hits back at Tory threats to block indyref2

Sturgeon hits back at Tory threats to block indyref2 | My Scotland | Scoop.it

NICOLA Sturgeon said the Tories are “running feart” of a fresh Scottish independence referendum after Defence Secretary Michael Fallon got…
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Woman faces deportation after 27 years - BBC News

Woman faces deportation after 27 years - BBC News | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A woman who has been married to a British man for 27 years is being held in a Scottish detention centre prior to deportation.
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