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Are you heeding Ed Miliband's call to fly the Saltire across the UK?

Are you heeding Ed Miliband's call to fly the Saltire across the UK? | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Ed Miliband wants people across England, Wales and Northern Ireland to fly the Saltire to convince Scotland to stay. With nine days to go before Scotland votes on independence, have you spotted any buildings or individuals heeding his suggestion?
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'Scotland's what?' US caught napping as Scots prepare to vote on independence

'Scotland's what?' US caught napping as Scots prepare to vote on independence | My Scotland | Scoop.it
From nuclear to Nato, an independent Scotland would have several policy ramifications, but the official US reaction seems to be: no response at all
Scotlands what? said the Department of Defense switchboard operator in apparent confusion.
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Scottish independence: what are the odds of a bookie backing yes? - The Guardian

Scottish independence: what are the odds of a bookie backing yes? - The Guardian | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Scottish independence: what are the odds of a bookie backing yes?
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As the independence referendum draws ever closer, the yes campaign is staging the kind of finishing-straight surge Bill Clinton made his name on.
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Cameron, Miliband, Clegg head to Scotland to campaign for No vote

Cameron, Miliband, Clegg head to Scotland to campaign for No vote | My Scotland | Scoop.it
David Cameron and Ed Miliband are to miss their weekly Commons clash at Prime Minister's Questions in order to campaign in Scotland for a No vote in the independence referendum.
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A Cunning Plan

A Cunning Plan | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Alex Salmond has unilaterally decided not have a separate Scottish defence force after independence. Without consulting his party he has announced that all Scottish military personnel would remain ...
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Unions attack pro-UK parties over last-gasp 'political fix'

Unions attack pro-UK parties over last-gasp 'political fix' | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Union leaders have launched a highly critical attack on the anti-independence parties accusing them of dragging their feet before their 11th-hour appeal to voters to back No.
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Big Scotland Quiz

Big Scotland Quiz | My Scotland | Scoop.it
With the referendum fast approaching how much do you know about Scotland? Christopher Winn puts you to the test on Scottish history, geography and culture.
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Scottish independence: TNS poll finds single point separates yes and no

Scottish independence: TNS poll finds single point separates yes and no | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Survey finds support for independence jumped six points in the last month, putting yes vote at 38% and no vote at 39%A dramatic surge in support for Scottish independence has been confirmed by a further poll that shows that next week's referendum...
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Scottish independence debate can pave way for more devolution in England - The Guardian (blog)

Scottish independence debate can pave way for more devolution in England - The Guardian (blog) | My Scotland | Scoop.it
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Scottish independence debate can pave way for more devolution in England
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The Commonwealth Games in Manchester proved to be a successful example of regeneration led by a local authority.
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Scottish referendum: is it yes or no to politics in class?

Scottish referendum: is it yes or no to politics in class? | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Some Scottish schools have not debated the issues over independence. Have pupils who will be voting missed out?
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Kate Middleton pregnant: Could Scottish royal baby fever keep the union together?

Kate Middleton pregnant: Could Scottish royal baby fever keep the union together? | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Kate and William met at a Scottish university, visited Scotland in May and have their own Scottish titles. Could a royal baby save the union?
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Gordon Brown unveils cross-party deal on Scottish powers

Gordon Brown unveils cross-party deal on Scottish powers | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The former Prime Minister unveils a fast-track timetable for 'nothing less than a modern form of Scottish Home Rule' that has been agreed with David Cameron and Ed Miliband.
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David Cameron is in 'serious trouble' with his party over the referendum, warn Tory MPs

David Cameron is in 'serious trouble' with his party over the referendum, warn Tory MPs | My Scotland | Scoop.it
David Cameron may face a vote of no confidence after allowing the Scottish independence referendum to go ahead, senior Tory MPs have warned
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Why Scotland's women are swinging towards yes in independence vote

Why Scotland's women are swinging towards yes in independence vote | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Voters in Falkirk say there has been a significant shift of mood in recent weeks, and some see a chance to make history"It's not always a bad thing to take a chance," says Michelle Stafford, a carer with five young children, who is waiting outside...
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Scottish devolution timetable triggers call for more powers for English regions

Scottish devolution timetable triggers call for more powers for English regions | My Scotland | Scoop.it
English regions should be able to spend tax collected locally in wake of further Scottish devolution, says Commons committee chair English regions should get the power to spend the tax collected from local residents in the wake of further Scottish...
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Cameron, Miliband And Clegg Abandon PMQs, Will Travel To Scotland

Cameron, Miliband And Clegg Abandon PMQs, Will Travel To Scotland | My Scotland | Scoop.it
David Cameron, Ed Miliband and Nick Clegg will abandon prime minister's questions tomorrow in order to campaign to save the union.

The unprecedented and dramatic announcement on Tuesday morning by the leaders of the three main Westminster parties ...
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Betting Markets Not Budging Over Poll on Scottish Independence - New York Times

Betting Markets Not Budging Over Poll on Scottish Independence - New York Times | My Scotland | Scoop.it
BBC News Betting Markets Not Budging Over Poll on Scottish Independence New York Times A poll published over the weekend suggesting that a majority of Scots will vote for independence Sept.
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Claims Orange Order parade has support within Labour

Claims Orange Order parade has support within Labour | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE Orange Order's anti-independence campaigning has support from within the Labour Party, a leading Northern Ireland politician has claimed.
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No camp accused of panic as Brown unveils powers plan

No camp accused of panic as Brown unveils powers plan | My Scotland | Scoop.it
GORDON Brown has set out an ambitious timetable for a third Scotland Act that would devolve new powers to Holyrood if Scots reject independence in next week's referendum.
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Scottish yes vote has momentum but result still too close to call

Scottish yes vote has momentum but result still too close to call | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The unprecedented number of people expected to cast their vote makes the polling challenge even more complexThe headline trend could not be clearer: the poll for TNS showing that yes and no voters in Scotland are level-pegging at 41% among those...
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Scottish independence: a defining moment for England, too

Scottish independence: a defining moment for England, too | My Scotland | Scoop.it
If Scotland votes for independence, English nationalism could be unleashed, says Vernon Bogdanor
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Scottish independence: No camp sends for Brown as polls tighten

Scottish independence: No camp sends for Brown as polls tighten | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Former prime minister outlines plan for greater devolution for Scotland as poll confirms surge in support for independenceGordon Brown will spearhead Labour's last-ditch campaign to save the union as a new poll confirmed that the yes and no camps...
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Scottish Independence Looms as Iceberg Moves Toward U.K.

Scottish Independence Looms as Iceberg Moves Toward U.K. | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Scottish independence increasingly looks like an iceberg that could sink Prime Minister David Cameron’s government and the opposition Labour Party. And like the passengers on the Titanic, they never saw it coming.
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Alistair Darling: timetable of extra powers for Scotland on its way

Alistair Darling: timetable of extra powers for Scotland on its way | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Leader of the Better Together campaign, Alistair Darling, says there will soon be a formal agreement between the non-nationalist parties about a range of powers for Scotland
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Proms should be used to celebrate the UK in four part harmony

Proms should be used to celebrate the UK in four part harmony | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Leading figures in arts and politics say that the finale to the BBC's Proms season should be used to try and persuade Scotland to stay in the union
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