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newstatesman.com 4 days ago
Why support is emerging for a “third option” on Scottish independence

Why support is emerging for a “third option” on Scottish independence

Follow @shirkerism... Rory Scothorne is a New Statesman columnist and is the co-author of Roch Winds: A Treacherous Guide to the State of Scotland.

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heraldscotland.com 17 hours ago
Scott Wright: Huge Scottish industry deserves more support after Omicron blow

Scott Wright: Huge Scottish industry deserves more support after Omicron blow

THE contrast was striking. Just as the country’s major supermarket groups were reporting buoyant trading for the key Christmas period, a major new…

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No 'significant rise' in independence support after 'partygate' — John Curtice

No 'significant rise' in independence support after 'partygate' — John Curtice

A BREAKAWAY Tory party in Scotland is unlikely to solve Douglas Ross's immediate problems, according to polling guru Sir John Curtice.

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express.co.uk 4 days ago
Sturgeon poised to cash in as Rees-Mogg scores Scottish independence own goal - ‘Madness’

Sturgeon poised to cash in as Rees-Mogg scores Scottish independence own goal - ‘Madness’

NICOLA STURGEON is predicted to receive a boost in her quest for Scottish Independence after Jacob Rees-Mogg labelled Scottish Tory leader Douglas Ross a "ligh [...]

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thetimes.co.uk 7 days ago
Scottish Labour needs more creative thinking on independence question

Scottish Labour needs more creative thinking on independence question

How many times have you heard Anas Sarwar or one of his predecessors as Scottish Labour leader condemn the SNP for its monomaniacal obsession with independence [...]

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thetimes.co.uk 8 days ago
Scottish Labour leader Anas Sarwar in independence row with Sir Keir Starmer

Scottish Labour leader Anas Sarwar in independence row with Sir Keir Starmer

Labour’s leader in Scotland has ignited a war of words with Sir Keir Starmer’s team in London by suggesting it does not understand the party north of the borde [...]

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thetimes.co.uk 8 days ago
SNP and Greens to outline a ‘united’ case for Scottish independence

SNP and Greens to outline a ‘united’ case for Scottish independence

A new “united front” document outlining the case for Scottish independence is to be prepared by the SNP and Scottish Greens, it has emergedToni Giugliano, the [...]

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thestage.co.uk 11 days ago

Scottish culture secretary Angus Robertson: 'It's critical we do everything that we can to support the arts'

In the week that the Scottish government confirmed that it would continue to restrict audiences at indoor events to 200 and allocated a further £43.5 million t [...]

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scotsman.com 13 days ago
Covid Scotland: Travel industry hits out at Scottish Government over lack of financial support

Covid Scotland: Travel industry hits out at Scottish Government over lack of financial support

Speaking during a special sitting of Holyrood on Wednesday to discuss the latest Covid situation, Ms Sturgeon said: "Last week, I confirmed the allocation of m [...]

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Scottish Government announces additional funds to support chronic pain sufferers

Scottish Government announces additional funds to support chronic pain sufferers

The Scottish Government has announced extra funds to help support those suffering from chronic pain. An additional £240,000 will help several

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express.co.uk 22 days ago
'There's been no support!' Scottish bar owner hits out at Sturgeon's strict Covid rules

'There's been no support!' Scottish bar owner hits out at Sturgeon's strict Covid rules

SCOTLAND's coronavirus rules have been brutally slammed by a bar owner who lamented the lack of appropriate support from Nicola Sturgeon's Government.

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express.co.uk 33 days ago
Nicola Sturgeon humiliated: First Minister warned Scottish independence 'will hurt a lot'

Nicola Sturgeon humiliated: First Minister warned Scottish independence 'will hurt a lot'

NICOLA STURGEON was warned that Scottish independence will "hurt" Scotland "a lot" as Professor Mark Blyth cast doubt on the SNP's plans.

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heraldscotland.com 40 days ago
Kate Forbes to deliver Scottish Budget with support for low income families

Kate Forbes to deliver Scottish Budget with support for low income families

KATE Forbes will use today’s Budget to “provide certainty and stability for families” when she brings forward plans to tackle the cost of…

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Save our high street: businesses seek support in Thursday's Scottish Budget

Save our high street: businesses seek support in Thursday's Scottish Budget

Property owners and occupiers have highlighted the need for support for the beleaguered high street as the pandemic drags into a potential third year.

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'Future Scottish farm support schemes will broadly align with the EU'

'Future Scottish farm support schemes will broadly align with the EU'

Direct support payments will continue to Scottish farmers and crofters and future policy will be broadly aligned with the EU. That was the message from

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scotsman.com 47 days ago
Scottish Independence polling analysis: Is Yes' ten point lead a new normal or an outlier?

Scottish Independence polling analysis: Is Yes' ten point lead a new normal or an outlier?

IpsosMori’s latest poll looking at Scottish independence is the first significant lead for the Yes campaign since the election, but away from the bluster of SN [...]

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express.co.uk 20 hours ago
Andy Murray blow after out-of-character Scottish independence remark: 'Time to move on'

Andy Murray blow after out-of-character Scottish independence remark: 'Time to move on'

SIR ANDY MURRAY expressed his disappointment at an out-of-character remark he made about Scottish independence on Twitter in a throwback interview.

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thetimes.co.uk 2 days ago
Weaker economic outlook poses ‘huge challenge’ for Scottish independence

Weaker economic outlook poses ‘huge challenge’ for Scottish independence

A leading economist who helped to build the Scottish government case for independence in 2014 says that the SNP faces huge challenges in resetting its pitch

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scotsman.com 5 days ago
Charging drivers to use roads an option to reach ‘world-leading’ 20 per cent traffic cut target – Scottish Government

Charging drivers to use roads an option to reach ‘world-leading’ 20 per cent traffic cut target – Scottish Government

Charging drivers to use roads will be considered to help the Scottish Government meet its target of cutting car travel by 20 per cent by 2030, transport minist [...]

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express.co.uk 7 days ago
'We select OUR candidates!' Scottish Labour leader erupts as party independence questioned

'We select OUR candidates!' Scottish Labour leader erupts as party independence questioned

SCOTTISH Labour leader Anas Sarwar clashed with BBC host Martin Giessler after the independence of party candidates selection was put into question.

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scotsman.com 8 days ago
Anas Sarwar insists Scottish Labour candidates must be pro-UK and will not be allowed to back independence

Anas Sarwar insists Scottish Labour candidates must be pro-UK and will not be allowed to back independence

In a speech to mark the start of a new year, Mr Sarwar insisted Scotland was being let down by the "growing arrogance" of the SNP.... "I believe that is happen [...]

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independent.co.uk 10 days ago
Prince Andrew settlement with Giuffre ‘remains an option’ – follow live

Prince Andrew settlement with Giuffre ‘remains an option’ – follow live

Settlement with accuser Virginia Giuffre remains an option for Prince Andrew if a judge rules that the case should go to trial — though reports suggest Ms Giuf [...]

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newsletter.co.uk 12 days ago
Support for ‘one country’ option to keep Six Nations on the schedule

Support for ‘one country’ option to keep Six Nations on the schedule

Rob Baxter believes that playing this season’s Guinness Six Nations Championship in one country has “got to be better than cancelling it”.

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scotsman.com 20 days ago
From Covid fallout to independence, what lies in store for Scottish politics in 2022?

From Covid fallout to independence, what lies in store for Scottish politics in 2022?

Even her toughest critics would struggle not to feel some sympathy for Nicola Sturgeon as the country heads into 2022.

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heraldscotland.com 27 days ago
10 Scottish Premiership clubs support plans for accelerated winter break

10 Scottish Premiership clubs support plans for accelerated winter break

David Martindale called for player welfare as well as fan concerns to be taken into account after confirming Livingston were among 10 out of 12…

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Cycling: Two north riders included in new elite Scottish team aimed at increasing support for female cyclists

Cycling: Two north riders included in new elite Scottish team aimed at increasing support for female cyclists

North cyclists Erin Murphy and Beth Maciver have joined a new elite team which aims to provide a platform for female riders to progress within the sport.

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scotsman.com 37 days ago
'It doesn’t take Einstein to figure out the calamity that’s about to happen': Scottish hospitality turns up heat on calls for more support in face of sombre festive period

'It doesn’t take Einstein to figure out the calamity that’s about to happen': Scottish hospitality turns up heat on calls for more support in face of sombre festive period

Scotland’s hospitality sector is amplifying calls to provide financial support to help firms survive a rush of festive party cancellations – with one leader cl [...]

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'Independence' for Caithness? Campaigners seek Holyrood support to leave Highland council and NHS

A campaign for Caithness to break away from control by Highland council and the region's health board has reached the Scottish Parliament. The group

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heraldscotland.com 43 days ago
Scottish employers failing to support remote management

Scottish employers failing to support remote management

The majority of Scottish employers are failing to support line managers in the skills of supervising remote workers, even though more than eight in…

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Support local this winter! Check out this map of Scottish businesses

Support local this winter! Check out this map of Scottish businesses

There’s no need to look any further than your doorstep this winter! Here’s an interactive map to help you find local businesses in Scotland. Whether you

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express.co.uk 48 days ago
'Would hate to see it' Rod Stewart details fears for Union Jack amid Scottish independence

'Would hate to see it' Rod Stewart details fears for Union Jack amid Scottish independence

ROD STEWART has weighed in on issues surrounding the use of the Union Jack flag in Scotland amid the country's hopes for independence.

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newstatesman.com 4 days ago
Why support is emerging for a “third option” on Scottish independence

Why support is emerging for a “third option” on Scottish independence

A middle way between secession and the status quo is attracting interest from unlikely places. Can it break the constitutional deadlock?

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James Millar: Scottish Labour remains hamstrung by the independence issue

James Millar: Scottish Labour remains hamstrung by the independence issue

Labour's aversion to Scottish independence will turn potential voters towards the Tories.

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Neil Mackay: How Scottish Labour can change the game when it comes to independence

Neil Mackay: How Scottish Labour can change the game when it comes to independence

SCOTLAND is fast becoming the place where ideas go to die; a graveyard of ambition; a country content to languish in the swamp of the status quo.

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independent.co.uk 8 days ago
Energy bills support should help poorest, Gove says - follow live

Energy bills support should help poorest, Gove says - follow live

Michael Gove says government looking at ‘range of options’ to help families most affected by rising energy bills

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thestage.co.uk 11 days ago
Scottish culture secretary: We have no option but to retain current restrictions

Scottish culture secretary: We have no option but to retain current restrictions

Scottish culture secretary Angus Robertson has outlined his government’s commitment to culture, describing it as "massively important" but warning there is no [...]

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Former SNP policy chief calls for devo-max option on any future independence referendum ballot

Former SNP policy chief calls for devo-max option on any future independence referendum ballot

A FORMER SNP policy development convenor has called for a devo-max option to be included on any future independence referendum ballot to break Scotland’s const [...]

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heraldscotland.com 14 days ago
Nathan Patterson aims to follow Everton's Scottish greats after leaving Rangers

Nathan Patterson aims to follow Everton's Scottish greats after leaving Rangers

THE road to Merseyside has been a well travelled one over the years as Liverpool has become a home from home for a band of Great Scots.

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express.co.uk 21 days ago
Sturgeon ridiculed over Scottish independence hopes 'Stuff of yesteryear, it's gone!'

Sturgeon ridiculed over Scottish independence hopes 'Stuff of yesteryear, it's gone!'

NICOLA STURGEON has been blasted for holding out hope for a second Scottish independence referendum.

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thetimes.co.uk 32 days ago
Boris Johnson’s refusal to fund Scottish business closures ‘makes best case for independence’

Boris Johnson’s refusal to fund Scottish business closures ‘makes best case for independence’

Boris Johnson is “making the best possible case” for Scottish independence by withholding money to fund business closures in Scotland, according to one of his [...]

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Two north riders included in new elite Scottish team that aims to increase support to female cyclists

Two north riders included in new elite Scottish team that aims to increase support to female cyclists

Erin Murphy and Beth Maciver have been included in Alba Development Road Team's launch of an elite team that aims to provide a platform for female riders

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express.co.uk 40 days ago
Scottish independence gets unexpected boost as Boris Johnson turns in SNP's 'best friend'

Scottish independence gets unexpected boost as Boris Johnson turns in SNP's 'best friend'

SCOTTISH independence could be getting a significant boost in support over Boris Johnson's ongoing Christmas party woes, Lib Dem MP Layla Moran suggested.

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BP says four new Scottish-built ships will support about 500 jobs

BP says four new Scottish-built ships will support about 500 jobs

Energy giant BP has dangled another big bauble in front of those who will decide the fate of its ScotWind offshore wind bid. The company did a scoping

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thestage.co.uk 46 days ago

Shared Experience launches offshoot to support emerging artists

Theatre company Shared Experience is launching a new strand of work, dedicated to small-scale shows that give opportunities to emerging creatives

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