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Scottish referendum campaigns make final pitches in last 24 hours before vote

Scottish referendum campaigns make final pitches in last 24 hours before vote

Yes and no campaign leaders out in force across Scotland, as Alistair Darling admits vote will go ‘right down to the wire’.

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Posted by admin - September 17, 2014 at 21:08

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Nick Clegg says more Scotland powers must mean changes at Westminster

Nick Clegg says more Scotland powers must mean changes at Westminster

Rules on Scottish MPs voting on England-only issues should be altered if the no vote wins, says deputy prime minister Read more…

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Shetland may reconsider its place in Scotland after yes vote says Carmichael

Shetland may reconsider its place in Scotland after yes vote says Carmichael

Scotland secretary says if the islands were to vote no but national vote was a yes, Shetland would consider its options. Read more…

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Gordon Brown in passionate appeal to wavering Labour voters

Gordon Brown in passionate appeal to wavering Labour voters

The former prime minister refers to the ‘risks of the known’ an ‘economic trapdoor’ from which Scotland might never escape. Read more…

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Spain says it could take independent Scotland years to win EU membership

Spain says it could take independent Scotland years to win EU membership

Spanish prime minister Mariano Rajoy also seeks to draw clear line between secessionist movements in Scotland and Catalonia. Read more…

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Scottish police chairman condemns no campaign for exaggerating aggression

Scottish police chairman condemns no campaign for exaggerating aggression

Brian Docherty says Scotland is not ‘on verge of social disintegration’ as media and some activists have said. Read more…

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Government system ‘fails to address conflicts of interest’ at academy schools

Government system ‘fails to address conflicts of interest’ at academy schools

Payments to trustees and executives and conflicts such as in Birmingham ‘Trojan horse’ schools rarely detected, says report. Read more…

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Bill Clinton says Scotland should remain part of the United Kingdom

Bill Clinton says Scotland should remain part of the United Kingdom

Former US president says uncertainties over how country would be run had led him to believe no vote would be most beneficial. Read more…

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Leading Scottish businessman rejects Salmond’s currency union proposals

Leading Scottish businessman rejects Salmond’s currency union proposals

Sir Tom Hunter says about the pound sterling: ‘there’s no question that the way we are currently is best for business’. Read more…

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Politicians’ Scottish funding pledge brings anger from rest of the UK

Politicians’ Scottish funding pledge brings anger from rest of the UK

MPs and council leaders unhappy with David Cameron, Nick Clegg and Ed Miliband’s joint promise in Daily Record. Read more…

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