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Salmonds Scotland wont be an escape from Tory Britain | Seumas Milne

Salmonds Scotland wont be an escape from Tory Britain | Seumas Milne | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Scots voting yes for social justice wont get it from a party signed up to corporate tax cuts as the recipe for independenceIts not hard to work out why next weeks referendum on Scottish independence is on a knife edge, and the markets in meltdown.
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Scottish independence: Female voices have swung women towards a yes vote | Lesley Riddoch

Scottish independence: Female voices have swung women towards a yes vote | Lesley Riddoch | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Punch and Judy argument has given way to more quiet discussion and grassroots campaigns often organised by women Scottish independence live blogSo what happened to the gender gap in the Scottish independence polls?
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Queen would need governor general in Scotland if it leaves UK, says expert

Queen would need governor general in Scotland if it leaves UK, says expert | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Whether to have governor general would need to be addressed, but Queen would remain head of state in independent Scotland Scottish independence referendum live blogThe Queen will need to establish the role of a governor general in Edinburgh to...
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Scottish independence: yes may be the result Alex Salmond never wanted

Scottish independence: yes may be the result Alex Salmond never wanted | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The first minister had once set his sights on greater devolution.
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Proclaimers no more as radio goes ‘Scot Free’

Proclaimers no more as radio goes ‘Scot Free’ | My Scotland | Scoop.it
An English radio station has banned all Scottish music - including hits by the Proclaimers - and redesigned it’s logo as a backlash to the referendum.
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No, we dont suffer racist abuse do we? !

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IOC will accommodate Scotland team after Yes vote

IOC will accommodate Scotland team after Yes vote | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE International Olympic Committee last night confirmed that every effort would be made to accommodate Scottish athletes at Rio de Janeiro in 2016 should there be a vote in favour of independence next week.
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Yes to scarecrows and No to convoy

Yes to scarecrows and No to convoy | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A procession through Bothwell and Uddingston by Yes supporters has been re-routed - because it clashed with a parade of scarecrows.
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Point and counterpoint

Point and counterpoint | My Scotland | Scoop.it
We don't think, in our entire lives, we've ever before seen a newspaper (or any other publication) make a front-page splash saying "WE'VE PUBLISHED SOMETHING THAT WE THINK IS TOTAL RUBBISH, BUT REA...
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Hague: giving Scotland more powers if it votes No is not Government policy

Hague: giving Scotland more powers if it votes No is not Government policy | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Giving Scotland more powers if it does not vote for independence is not Government policy, William Hague has said.
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Indyref campaign: it's Team Scotland v Team Westminster, says Salmond

Indyref campaign: it's Team Scotland v Team Westminster, says Salmond | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Alex Salmond has characterised today's independence referendum campaigning as "Team Scotland against Team Westminster".
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Cameron urges Scots: don't rip apart UK and break my heart

Cameron urges Scots: don't rip apart UK and break my heart | My Scotland | Scoop.it
David Cameron pleaded with Scotland not to rip apart the Union as he issued a warning that independence is a "leap into the dark" from which there is no going back.
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Wont do much for your career either !

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All eyes on Rupert Murdoch over the Sun's Scottish independence stance

All eyes on Rupert Murdoch over the Sun's Scottish independence stance | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Roy Greenslade looks at how the Scottish press are covering the great debate about the future of the union
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Darling: we need to win by a respectable majority because it would be good to put this to bed

Darling: we need to win by a respectable majority because it would be good to put this to bed | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE taxi driver is voting No.
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Nigel Farage: Scottish independence campaign is driven by anti-Englishness

Nigel Farage: Scottish independence campaign is driven by anti-Englishness | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Ukip leader says David Cameron is loathed by the Scots and vote is about secession from England Scottish independence all the latest developmentsThe campaign for Scottish independence is driven by anti-Englishness, according to the Ukip leader,...
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Independent Scotland would be a success, says investment firm boss

Independent Scotland would be a success, says investment firm boss | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Martin Gilbert of Aberdeen Asset Management says currency union with UK is 'desirable and highly likely' Scottish referendum - all the latest developments An independent Scotland would be a big success, according to the head of the country's...
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How the independence referendum energised devolution around the UK

How the independence referendum energised devolution around the UK | My Scotland | Scoop.it
In Wales, Northern Ireland, Yorkshire and elsewhere, some are pushing for more powers or even independenceNick Clegg has said the cat is out of the bag on devolution in the UK, predicting the issue will dominate British politics whatever the result...
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Scottish referendum signed-up voters top four million

Scottish referendum signed-up voters top four million | My Scotland | Scoop.it
About 97% of country's adult poulation now registered for independence vote, with 118,640 added to list in last month Live updates from the Scotland independence battleAbout 97% of the adult population of Scotland, amounting to 4,285,323 people,...
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FT, Scotsman come out for a No vote

FT, Scotsman come out for a No vote | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Two newspapers, the Financial Times and the Scotsman, have declared support for a No vote in the referendum.
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Lloyds: we'd move official base of Bank of Scotland, Scottish Widows to England if it's Yes

Lloyds: we'd move official base of Bank of Scotland, Scottish Widows to England if it's Yes | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Banking giant Lloyds has put in place contingency plans in case Scotland votes for independence in next week's referendum.
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Thats what you said for devolution too. I still wont buy one of your policies!

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Scottish independence: ‘No’ lead in Survation poll

Scottish independence: ‘No’ lead in Survation poll | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE Better Together campaign last night received a much-needed boost when a new opinion poll put support for a No vote six points ahead of Yes.
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SIMON HEFFER: Why don't we tell the Scots to shove off!

SIMON HEFFER: Why don't we tell the Scots to shove off! | My Scotland | Scoop.it
If they really do feel the English are so toxic for them, there is nothing left to say except: clear off, good riddance and tell us where to send the bill for more than 300 years of subsidy.
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Sketch: how Salmond and Sillars joined forces at the Margomobile

Sketch: how Salmond and Sillars joined forces at the Margomobile | My Scotland | Scoop.it
It was billed as the great reconciliation, the two great rivals and foes of the Nationalist movement sharing a platform for the first time for more than 20 years.
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Sketch: indy vote's not about getting rid of effing Tories, says PM

Sketch: indy vote's not about getting rid of effing Tories, says PM | My Scotland | Scoop.it
David Cameron came to Edinburgh to show that he cares deeply about Scotland remaining part of the UK.
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I beg your pardon but it effing is.

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Row over George Galloway slot on Question Time

Row over George Galloway slot on Question Time | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A ROW has broken out over the line-up for tomorrow's special BBC QuestionTime after George Galloway claimed his invite was vetoed by the SNP.
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Gordon Brown cites daughter's death, partial blindness as he vows: I'll nail SNP lie over NHS

Gordon Brown cites daughter's death, partial blindness as he vows: I'll nail SNP lie over NHS | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Former prime minister Gordon Brown has spoken of the death of his daughter and his partial blindness as he vowed to "nail the SNP lie" that Scotland's health service is at risk of privatisation.
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