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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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Scottish referendum polls favour No side, with undecideds in play - CBC.ca

Scottish referendum polls favour No side, with undecideds in play - CBC.ca | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Scottish referendum polls favour No side, with undecideds in play CBC.ca Labour MP Alistair Darling, left, has led the 'No thanks' campaign, while Scotland's First Minister Alex Salmond has championed the 'Yes Scotland' pro-independence vote in...
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Scotland Independence Vote Neck and Neck on Eve of Historic Ballot

Scotland Independence Vote Neck and Neck on Eve of Historic Ballot | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The dramatic contest to determine whether Scotland will reverse the trajectory it set for itself 300 years ago and pull out of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (UK) to once again be an independent country is neck-and-neck.
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A winning return: Andy Murray tweets support for Yes

A winning return: Andy Murray tweets support for Yes | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Tennis player Andy Murray has declared his support for the Yes campaign in the independence referendum.
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Scottish independence: Our day of destiny

Scottish independence: Our day of destiny | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE people of Scotland will go to the polls in record numbers today when two and a half years of campaigning culminate in the most important vote in the country’s history.
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Scottish independence: why is the media under attack?

Scottish independence: why is the media under attack? | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Alleged intimidation of reporters could signal frustration at London-centric coverage or just reflect the heat of the debateFor TV reporter Tom Bradby its worse than Northern Ireland at the height of the Troubles, for Guardian columnist George...
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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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Scottish independence referendum results

Scottish independence referendum results | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The votes have been cast and as the night goes on, the key developments will be summarised here.
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Scotland's referendum count: When to expect what - Financial Times

Scotland's referendum count: When to expect what - Financial Times | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Scotland's referendum count: When to expect what Financial Times More than 4m people have registered to vote in the referendum, and both sides expect turnout to be extremely high.
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Alex Salmond praises 'greatest campaigners' in final referendum rally as Nick ... - Telegraph.co.uk

Alex Salmond praises 'greatest campaigners' in final referendum rally as Nick ... - Telegraph.co.uk | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Telegraph.co.uk Alex Salmond praises 'greatest campaigners' in final referendum rally as Nick ...
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Alex Salmond hails Yes campaign as ‘best’ ever

Alex Salmond hails Yes campaign as ‘best’ ever | My Scotland | Scoop.it
SCOTTISH INDEPENDENCE: Alex Salmond tonight proclaimed the Yes campaign as the “greatest in Scottish history” during a rousing final address to supporters in Perth.
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Scotland thinks its neglected by the media? It should spare a thought for northern England | James Ball

Scotland thinks its neglected by the media? It should spare a thought for northern England | James Ball | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The issue is not that the media ignores Scotland its that it focuses on London at the expense of everywhere elsePerhaps the only group currently less popular in Scotland than Westminster politicians is the Westminster media.
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Kenyon Wright: We must vote Yes for our children

Kenyon Wright: We must vote Yes for our children | My Scotland | Scoop.it
ONE of the architects of Scottish devolution KENYON WRIGHT writes for the Daily Record and says a Yes vote will deliver a brighter future for generations to come in Scotland.
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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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