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Salmond makes push for hydro power expansion

Salmond makes push for hydro power expansion | My Scotland | Scoop.it
FIRST Minister Alex Salmond has urged energy giant ScottishPower to double the size of Scotland’s biggest hydro power station, a move which he claims would create 1,000 jobs and “keep the lights on” across the UK. ...
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The Barnett Future

The Barnett Future | My Scotland | Scoop.it
We had a rather surprising conversation with Alan Trench of the “Devolution Matters” blog yesterday, and it inspired us to get on with something we’ve been meaning to do for ages anyway: compiling evidence regarding the future of the Barnett...
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Unleashing a firestorm

Unleashing a firestorm | My Scotland | Scoop.it
It's not as if the Financial Times doesn't have history with dropping great big payloads of high explosive into the middle of the independence debate late on a Sunday night. But a piece coming up i...
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Nuclear sub waste will be dumped in Scotland - expert | Herald Scotland

Nuclear sub waste will be dumped in Scotland - expert | Herald Scotland | My Scotland | Scoop.it
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David Cameron is betting that the Scots want to be told they're loved | Andrew Rawnsley

David Cameron is betting that the Scots want to be told they're loved | Andrew Rawnsley | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Some pro-union campaigners believe fearmongering in Scotland is enough.
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Scottish independence: Cable says RBS would have to move to London

Scottish independence: Cable says RBS would have to move to London | My Scotland | Scoop.it
'I would have thought they would become a London bank which would be symbolically quite important,' says business secretary Royal Bank of Scotland's future as an Edinburgh-based bank was thrown into doubt after Vince Cable said it was inevitable...
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Sketch: Och aye the No!

Sketch: Och aye the No! | My Scotland | Scoop.it
David Cameron gives a speech making the 'emotional case' for keeping the UK together
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Scottish independence: opponents are like rabbits in SNP's headlights | Kevin McKenna

Scottish independence: opponents are like rabbits in SNP's headlights | Kevin McKenna | My Scotland | Scoop.it
With seven months to go, the momentum is with the Yes campaign With barely seven months until Scotland decides its future, the No campaign is now being forced to dance to Alex Salmond's tune.
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Clan Cameron - from battling the English to defending the Union

Clan Cameron - from battling the English to defending the Union | My Scotland | Scoop.it
David Cameron's Scottish ancestors were great warriors who supposedly fought the English at the Battle of Bannockburn in the Wars of Scottish Independence
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Scottish independence: David Cameron's emotional plea

Scottish independence: David Cameron's emotional plea | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Telegraph View: We must focus on the positives of Scotland remaining within the United Kingdom
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Scottish referendum: groundworks | Editorial

Scottish referendum: groundworks | Editorial | My Scotland | Scoop.it
To make the case for Scotland's importance to the UK, David Cameron needs a proposition that goes beyond the status quo David Cameron, a Conservative politician with a southern English seat, is not an obvious choice of cheerleader in the no...
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Scottish University Joins No Campaign

Scottish University Joins No Campaign | My Scotland | Scoop.it
A Scottish University leader has waded into controversy by declaring her university’s support for the Union. The Prime Minister David Cameron was accompanied on his Olympic Village sortie when he a...
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Scottish independence: Call to ‘settle’ on currency

Scottish independence: Call to ‘settle’ on currency | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE UK government must end the uncertainty over an independent Scotland keeping the pound before the referendum is held, leading economists have warned.
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What's that sucking sound? It's all the public money and private wealth being swallowed up by London | Aditya Chakrabortty

What's that sucking sound? It's all the public money and private wealth being swallowed up by London | Aditya Chakrabortty | My Scotland | Scoop.it
This is no longer north v south: it's the rest of the country versus a small elite in London Last Friday, Westminster showed its love for Scotland by putting up an Old Etonian MP for a safe Tory Oxfordshire seat to speak at the Olympics velodrome,...
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Lockerbie bombing inquiry: lawyer warns police over al-Senussi interview

Lockerbie bombing inquiry: lawyer warns police over al-Senussi interview | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Interviewing potential suspect in Tripoli jail without lawyer would break precedent, Scotland's lord advocate told The British lawyer for Libya's former intelligence chief, Abdullah al-Senussi, has called on Scottish police not to interview him as...
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Scottish independence: ‘£5bn defence assets’ claim

Scottish independence: ‘£5bn defence assets’ claim | My Scotland | Scoop.it
THE rest of the UK would owe an independent Scotland almost £5 billion in defence assets or cash even if it handed over all the major items of military hardware identified in the independence white paper, SNP research today reveals.
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Scottish nationalists' attacks are the real disgrace

Scottish nationalists' attacks are the real disgrace | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Scottish nationalists reveal their desperation in their slating of Cameron, writes Alan Cochrane
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Oh dear, have we been naughty again
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Relax, you can safely ignore BP's "warnings" about the impact of ...

Relax, you can safely ignore BP's "warnings" about the impact of ... | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Why, a Tory grandee asked me recently, won't more businesses come out against Scottish independence? It was, in his view, axiomatic that independence would be bad for businesses north and south of the border.
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Independent Scotland 'faces spiralling black hole in finances'

Independent Scotland 'faces spiralling black hole in finances' | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Shrinking oil reserves and unpredictability of future prices leave big question marks over Scotland's economic prosperity after separation, experts warn
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Disunited kingdom: London's word is met with growing cynicism | Observer editorial

Disunited kingdom: London's word is met with growing cynicism | Observer editorial | My Scotland | Scoop.it
London is not a city state. It is a capital city with responsibilities Sometimes, in politics as in life, everything connects: there is confidence and momentum.
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Phone a friend in Scotland on David Cameron's behalf and snare yourself a switherer? | Libby Brooks

Phone a friend in Scotland on David Cameron's behalf and snare yourself a switherer? | Libby Brooks | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Many Scots are undecided about September's referendum and campaigning has shed little light on the matter The Irish philosopher George Berkeley is usually credited with the lumberjack's thought experiment on unobserved phenomena: if a tree falls in...
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Anyone want to phone me? Go on make my day !
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Cameron urges Scots to stay part of 'most brilliant country in history'

Cameron urges Scots to stay part of 'most brilliant country in history' | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Prime minister says Scotland's contribution is important to 'Brand Britain' in speech at Olympic Park The United Kingdom has only seven months to "save the most extraordinary, buccaneering, brilliant country in history", David Cameron warned on...
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Nats' childish fury is a measure of Cameron's success

Nats' childish fury is a measure of Cameron's success | My Scotland | Scoop.it
The peevish reaction to the PM's speech should boost the Unionist cause, writes Alan Cochrane
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Fury? Hilarity aye but not furious.
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BBC: Can We Just Let It Go Now?

BBC: Can We Just Let It Go Now? | My Scotland | Scoop.it
BBC Scotland is attempting to extricate itself from the controversy over the UWS Bias in Broadcasting report. In a letter to the researcher Dr John Robertson they repeat accusations that his work i...
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Fury as Tory party donors are handed NHS contracts worth £1.5BILLION under health reforms

Fury as Tory party donors are handed NHS contracts worth £1.5BILLION under health reforms | My Scotland | Scoop.it
Shadow Health Secretary Andy Burnham uncovered the links between private health firms and prominent Conservative supporters

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