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Labour’s Scottish woes continue

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TweetPolls show SNP is ahead with voters Just days after IPSOS Mori’s poll for STV pointed to near melt down for Scottish Labour in next year’s General Election, the news just gets worse for Labour north of the border. According to new polling released again by Ipsos Mori for STV, 57 per cent of those certain […]

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New surge in support for Scottish independence

A surge in support for the Yes campaign has come at the same time as some question Alistair Darling’s leadership

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The debate for Scotland gets ugly

With less than three weeks to go until polling day, the climate around Scotland’s referendum on independence has taken an ugly turn.

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Alex Salmond is still a snake oil salesman

While Salmond landed some blows in the debate about Scottish independence last night he was still unable to answer the crucial questions

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Is Alex Salmond really the best man to speak for Scottish independence?

Today is the anniversary of the Battle of the Standard, where the Scots under King David battled Norman English forces. Fast forward to 2014 and Alex Salmond claims to lead the Scots. They could do better.

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Alex Salmond’s oil predictions aren’t so slick after all

Has Alex Salmond wildly overestimated the part of oil in his independent utopia?

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Salmond needs to spell out his Plan B on currency

All three main parties are clear on where they stand with Scotland and the currency issue – Alex Salmond needs to spell out his Plan B, and fast.

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Voters fed up with independence obsession

New survey data has revealed just how out of touch the chattering classes are with public opinion on the issue of Scottish independence.

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CBI chief slams Salmond on Independence and Cameron on EU

Fresh doubts over the economic consequences of an independent Scotland have been raised, with a warning that it risks facing “economic dislocation”.

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Salmond needs to “get a grip” on independence debate

As MSPs return to Holyrood from their Summer break, Alex Salmond is being warned by his own side that he needs to “get a grip” of the independence debate.

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