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Wake up, Westminster. Scotlands not getting back in its box | Adam Ramsay

Wake up, Westminster. Scotlands not getting back in its box | Adam Ramsay | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The Scottish Greens growth confirms the activism stirred by the referendum an activism that could deliver a hung parliamentAs the Scottish Green party conference closed on Sunday its membership passed 7,000.
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Nicola Sturgeon: I will easily live to see Scottish independence - Telegraph

Nicola Sturgeon: I will easily live to see Scottish independence - Telegraph | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Ms Sturgeon predicts independence will happen "well" within her lifetime after it was confirmed she will take over from Alex Salmond as leader of the Scottish National Party
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Tory reform plans are lethal cocktail that could break up UK - Gordon Brown

Tory reform plans are lethal cocktail that could break up UK -  Gordon Brown | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Former PM says devolving income tax to Scotland while bringing in English votes for English laws would be lethal for constitutionGordon Brown has claimed the Tories plan to devolve all income tax powers to the Scottish parliament amounts to a...
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Marcher in dock after Republican parade in Viewpark

Marcher in dock after Republican parade in Viewpark | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Police have hit out at the ‘unacceptable’ conduct of a man who wore a ‘paramilitary’ uniform during a Republican march in Viewpark.
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SNP attacks 'Westminster carve-up' over TV debates

SNP attacks 'Westminster carve-up' over TV debates | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Angus Robertson, the SNP's Westminster leader, says the decision to leave out the SNP as undemocratic and points out his party is the third largest in the UK.
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Brown's antics are taking the sheen off victory

Brown's antics are taking the sheen off victory | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The 'saviour of his country' should recognise the unfairness of the current situation whereby Scottish MPs can influence English-only legislation
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Peter Jones: SNP can’t take No for answer

Peter Jones: SNP can’t take No for answer | My Scotland | Scoop.it
SNP plans for increased powers at Holyrood represent independence by stealth and would make UK unworkable, writes Peter Jones
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Alistair Carmichael's statement on Scottish devolution: Politics live blog

Alistair Carmichael's statement on Scottish devolution: Politics live blog | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Rolling coverage of all the days political developments, including Jeremy Hunts statement on Ebola, publication of the command paper on Scotland and reaction to the plan for TV election leaders debates 5.49pm BST Labours Chris Bryant asks what...
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Farage: July 2015 referendum is my price for propping up Tories - Telegraph.co.uk

Farage: July 2015 referendum is my price for propping up Tories - Telegraph.co.uk | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Nigel Farage, the Ukip leader, will prop up a Conservative minority government in exchange for a referendum on EU membership in July 2015
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New plan to radicalise the Labour Party

New plan to radicalise the  Labour Party | My Scotland | Scoop.it
SCOTTISH Labour should change its name, back sweeping new powers for Holyrood and refuse to co-operate with the Conservatives in any future independence referendum, according a group of party activists.
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The phrase ' a day late and a dollar short' springs to mind!

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Alex Neil MSP defends Scottish Government on poll tax debt

Alex Neil MSP defends Scottish Government on poll tax debt | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE move to wipe the slate clean was triggered after some councils began pursuing outstanding arrears by using the updated electoral register.
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Agree English home rule within weeks or vote against the plans in the Commons, William Hague tells Ed Miliband

Agree English home rule within weeks or vote against the plans in the Commons, William Hague tells Ed Miliband | My Scotland | Scoop.it
More pressure for the Labour leader in the wake of the party's poor showing in the Heywood and Middleton by-election
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Scottish independence: 13k to attend Glasgow rally - Scotsman

Scottish independence: 13k to attend Glasgow rally - Scotsman | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THOUSANDS of people flocked to the centre of Glasgow for a rally in support of Scottish independence.
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Alex Salmond claims referendum boosted economy

Alex Salmond claims referendum boosted economy | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The First Minister declares another vote on breaking up Britain will be held amid claims he is struggling to face up to reality.
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Post-Scotland vote, a grand convention on devolution is needed - politicians keep out

Post-Scotland vote, a grand convention on devolution is needed - politicians keep out | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Ministers pledged the moon to Scotland but cant and wont deliver with the English question muddying the waters Tuesdays live blog: MPs debate further devolution Oh, what a tangled web we weave, when first we practise to deceive, said Scotlands...
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Record View: Scotland must move on from a period of acrimony and division and parties must work together

Record View: Scotland must move on from a period of acrimony and division and parties must work together | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THERE is no gain in stirring up Yes voters with a sense of grievance - let's move on says RECORD VIEW.
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Amateur treasure hunter uncovers Viking artefacts worth £1 million on church land

Amateur treasure hunter uncovers Viking artefacts worth £1 million on church land | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Metal detectorist unearths one of the one of the most significant Viking hoards ever discovered in Scotland
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SNP 'cannot introduce independence by the back door'

SNP 'cannot introduce independence by the back door' | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Alistair Carmichael, the Scottish Secretary, rules out so-called 'devo max' as the Government publishes a command paper outlining proposals for handing Scotland more powers.
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Council warns of £30m black hole

Council warns of £30m black hole | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A SECOND council has announced plans for major cuts to services amid warnings post-referendum Scotland will see a dramatic squeeze on public spending.
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Leaders debates: SNP and Green party consider legal action

Leaders debates: SNP and Green party consider legal action | My Scotland | Scoop.it
BBC, ITV, Channel 4 and Sky News plan to include Ukip leader Nigel Farage in election debates but not Greens and SNPAs the row over the format of the televised leaders debates escalates, the SNP and the Green party have said that they will consider...
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Scotland and Catalonia are straws in the wind for the whole of Europe

Scotland and Catalonia are straws in the wind for the whole of Europe | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Paul Mason: Barcelona’s defiance is just one more example of how resistance to the economic consensus is breaking out in unpredictable ways
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Welfare families left worse off

Welfare families left worse off | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Families in Scotland are being affected by Westminster's changes to the benefit system, according to ministers.
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Labour face battle to save heartlands from SNP surge

Labour face battle to save heartlands from SNP surge | My Scotland | Scoop.it
SCOTTISH Labour are facing a huge challenge in their traditional heartlands as new figures reveal a massive surge in SNP support in the west of Scotland.
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Scottish Independence Is Coming - It's Not If It's When! - Huffington Post UK

Scottish Independence Is Coming - It's Not If It's When! - Huffington Post UK | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The priority now is to build up the SNP, make sure it gets a big majority in the next election and then have another referendum....
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