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MPs condemn independent Scottish defence plans

MPs condemn independent Scottish defence plans | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Scottish ministers insist £2.5bn will be enough, but Menzies Campbell says sums were 'done on the back of an envelope' The Scottish government's plans for defending an independent Scotland are incoherent and lack any credibility, according to a...
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‘Brexit’ Vote Feeds Scotland’s Alienation - NYTimes.com

‘Brexit’ Vote Feeds Scotland’s Alienation - NYTimes.com | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Post-brexit, Scotland mulls fuzzy options, in no hurry for independence referendum @StevenErlanger https://t.co/EVmhAoNzuv
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Young and highly-educated 'more engaged by independence debate'

Young and highly-educated 'more engaged by independence debate' | My Scotland | Scoop.it

MORE young and highly-educated people publicly engaged with the Scottish independence debate than older people or those with fewer…
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Nicola Sturgeon: Only independence will save Scottish NHS

Nicola Sturgeon: Only independence will save Scottish NHS | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Nicola Sturgeon is facing accusations of "scaremongering" after
arguing Scotland needs to leave the United Kingdom to protect its NHS from
English spending cuts.
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Labour accuses Tories of abuse of power over boundary review

Labour accuses Tories of abuse of power over boundary review | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Theresa May urged to scrap plans to redraw electoral map after analysis showed up to 30 Labour seats could be abolished
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Party's anti-Indyref slogan rejected as "offensive"

Party's anti-Indyref slogan rejected as "offensive" | My Scotland | Scoop.it

ELECTION watchdogs have thrown out an attempt to launch a new political party with the slogan “Sod Scottish Referendum”.
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Sturgeon prepares to launch new drive for independence

Sturgeon prepares to launch new drive for independence | My Scotland | Scoop.it
NICOLA Sturgeon is to launch the SNP’s long-awaited “summer initiative” on independence this week with a new focus on how the Brexit scenario ca
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nationalyesregistry.scot | Connecting Scotland

RT @WildernessPeace: Inverclyde #Indy supporters! @natyesregistry will be at the Darroch Bar, Monday, 7:30: https://t.co/mjOa74PYU0 #indyre…
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Revealed: catalogue of sexual assault and misogyny in Scottish classrooms

Revealed: catalogue of sexual assault and misogyny in Scottish classrooms | My Scotland | Scoop.it

SEXUAL harassment and assault, violence and bullying against girls, and casual misogyny are all blighting Scottish schools, according to the…
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Iain Macwhirter: Confusion means there should be no headlong rush to Brexit

Ballot-weary Scottish voters, be warned. Politicians aren't going to let you rest.
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Transformers: The Last Knight 'filming on Skye' - BBC News

Transformers: The Last Knight 'filming on Skye' - BBC News | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Scenes for the new Transformers movie are understood to be being shot on the Isle of Skye.
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SNP on brink of fresh split bid as Sturgeon prepares to spell out second referendum plan

SNP on brink of fresh split bid as Sturgeon prepares to spell out second referendum plan | My Scotland | Scoop.it
NICOLA Sturgeon ramped up the threat of independence today as she revealed she will spell out plans for another referendum within two weeks.
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Scottish business confidence 'at lowest since recession'

Scottish business confidence 'at lowest since recession' | My Scotland | Scoop.it
BUSINESS confidence in Scotland is at its lowest level since the 2008/09 recession, research has shown. Scottish businesses recorded a confidenc
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Tesco fruit labels cause Brexit Twitter storm - The Courier

Tesco fruit labels cause Brexit Twitter storm - The Courier | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Tesco customers have blown raspberries over the supermarket giant’s decision to remove the Saltire from packets of Scottish fruit.
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Chris McEleny: It is time to give our local communities a strong voice on the national stage

Chris McEleny: It is time to give our local communities a strong voice on the national stage | My Scotland | Scoop.it
IN 2011 the SNP made history by securing a landslide victory in the Holyrood election which resulted in what was thought to be impossible –
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Forget the SNP. Labour can’t establish a progressive alliance with itself.

Forget the SNP.  Labour can’t establish a progressive alliance with itself. | My Scotland | Scoop.it
JEREMY Corbyn and Owen Smith came to Scotland last week to reject the idea of a progressive alliance with the SNP. They left with Labour looking as if it can scarcely establish a progressive alliance with itself.
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Gordon Brown claims a new home rule settlement for Scotland could kill off indyref2

Gordon Brown claims a new home rule settlement for Scotland could kill off indyref2 | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A NEW post-Brexit home rule settlement for Scotland could kill off the SNP’s bid for a second independence referendum, Gordon Brown has said.
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The Guardian view on a second Scottish referendum: Sturgeon has no choice but caution | Editorial

The Guardian view on a second Scottish referendum: Sturgeon has no choice but caution | Editorial | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Editorial: Assumptions that the Brexit vote would quickly push Scotland into a second independence referendum are looking shaky
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Social security minister Jeane Freeman is urged to return Motability vehicles to disabled Scots when powers are devolved

Social security minister Jeane Freeman is urged to return Motability vehicles to disabled Scots when powers are devolved | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE minister for social security is being urged to reinstate a higher rate of mobility allowance to disabled men and women in Scotland who lost th
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SNP politician defends links to Orange Order

SNP politician defends links to Orange Order | My Scotland | Scoop.it

A SENIOR SNP politician has defended accepting hospitality from one of the most ultra-Unionist groups in Scotland - the Orange Order.
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Competition: You can design our Indyref front page

Competition: You can design our Indyref front page | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE National is giving our readers a chance of a lifetime to design a front page for our publication to mark the second anniversary of the Scottis
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Revealed: how Alan Cumming helped Nicola Sturgeon overcome her greatest phobia

Revealed: how Alan Cumming helped Nicola Sturgeon overcome her greatest phobia | My Scotland | Scoop.it

ONE of Scotland's top actors has revealed how he helped relieved the First Minister's greatest phobia - over a dinner at her official Edinburgh…
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Ministers 'ignored' concerns over controversial railfreight super-hub, says court

Ministers 'ignored' concerns over controversial railfreight super-hub, says court | My Scotland | Scoop.it

AN APPEAL court has condemned Scottish Ministers for failing to give "proper, adequate and intelligible reasons" for granting planning…
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Complaints about Channel 4 News presenter wearing hijab rejected

Complaints about Channel 4 News presenter wearing hijab rejected | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The Sun’s Kelvin MacKenzie did not complain himself about Fatima Manji despite calling for readers to contact watchdog
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Letters I: Long-term planning is required for the SNP

Letters I: Long-term planning is required for the SNP | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Whilst I am long retired, from 1977 to 1990 I was the National Organiser of the SNP and, at that time, would have welcomed having a number of pai
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Sir William Wallace was executed - On this day in history

Sir William Wallace was executed - On this day in history | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Sir William Wallace was executed on 23 August 1305.
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