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Better Together to win Scottish Independence Referendum according to PRCA …

The Better Together campaign will win the Scottish Independence referendum a snap poll of the lobbying industry has predicted victory. The survey, which was carried out by the Public Relations Consultants Association (PRCA) claimed that 85 per cent of …

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Surgeon who saved eyesight of a young Gordon Brown says Scottish …

The retired surgeon who saved the eyesight of a young Gordon Brown has said he is “terrified” by the threat of independence. Dr Hector Chawla, 77, claimed Yes voters thought they were backing a dream, but predicted it would quickly become a nightmare.

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Young People Divided On Scottish Independence

Four in five under-18s (81%) have registered to cast their vote in the Scottish referendum and the issue of independence is a prominent topic on Sky's Stand Up Be Counted website – a new platform for young people aged 16-25 to have their say on …

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Ed Miliband Heckled In Edinburgh, Attacks 'Ugly Side' Of Scottish Independence …

Labour leader Ed Miliband makes his way through St James Shopping Centre in Edinburgh as shadow Scottish secretary Margaret Curran pushes demonstrators and supporters back as they on the campaign trail for the Scottish independence referendum.

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'Baffled' Niall Ferguson attacks idea of Scottish independence

Yet another well-known Scottish ex-pat has joined the ranks of the doubters over Scotland declaring its independence from England. Writing in the New York Times under the heading “Scots Must Vote Nae,” Niall Ferguson insisted that the economic risks …

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Scottish independence: Full text of David Cameron's 'no going back' speech

The debate has focused on the Scottish economy in recent days, with pro-independence politicians accusing Westminster of "scaremongering" over the future of the pound and funding for the NHS and pensions. Pro-union politicians say they are raising only …

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Scottish independence referendum: Can Gordon Brown help me make my mind …

But while Gordon is the most vociferous No campaigner, I have yet to decide which box to cross in Thursday's Scottish independence referendum. According to polls, one fifth of the population is just as torn. Logically, as a patriotic Scot who is proud …

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Scottish Independence Rally Sparks Wave Of Twitter Wrath At Bob Geldof And …

Celebrities (not from Scotland) including Bob Geldof have faced a furious backlash after urging Scottish voters not to break up the UK "family" at a London rally, that spectators said would leave First Minister Alex Salmond "rubbing his hands with glee.".

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

Tory MPs added it was no longer sustainable, in the event of a no vote and further devolution to Scotland, for Scottish MPs to vote on English-only matters. Christopher Chope, MP for Christchurch, put the biggest question mark over the Daily Record …

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Scottish independence: women voters could save the Union

The Telegraph/Opinium poll found 91 per cent of respondents said they were certain to vote. Only one per cent said they would definitely not vote in the referendum. The poll was conducted online among Scottish adults over the age of 16 – who have a …

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Why Scotland Has All The Leverage, In One Chart | Zero …

It is here that, miraculously, things once again devolve back to, drumroll, oil, and the fact that an independent Scotland would keep 90% of the oil revenues! As we showed … 09-16 10:15: Nektar trading halted, pending news.

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Anger among Irish as Bob Geldof comes out against Scottish…

Sir Bob Geldof mocked on social media after urging Scots to protect the Union and vote no. … that Irish dancing has a positive effect on patients suffering News Italian doctor finds cure for Parkinson's Disease in Irish dancing.

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Bookies pay out already on Scottish No vote – Daily Express

BOOKMAKERS have declared they are so sure Scotland would reject independence that they have already started paying out to punters who staked money on it. … Home · News · UK; Betfair pay out on scottish No vote …

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New doubt over Scotland's Royal future | UK | News | Daily …

THE QUEEN'S role as Scotland's Head of a State will be challenged if the country votes Yes.

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Leaked document says NHS in Scotland faces £450m …

The paper, which was passed to The Herald and the BBC, comes amid a referendum campaign in which Yes Scotland and the Scottish Government have claimed that independence is necessary to protect the devolved NHS in Scotland. According to The Herald, the document … The newspaper reported on Tuesday morning that the dossier outlines savings […]

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The Scottish independence referendum explained in 9 simple charts

It's an astonishing swing in what most people thought was a done deal. But 17% of the Scottish electorate is still undecided. With two days to go, we decided to address some of the most pressing issues surrounding the potential break-up of the union …

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Scottish independence: Gordon Brown accuses SNP of lying over NHS – video

Speaking in Clydebank on Tuesday, Brown highlights figures in a leaked paper that appear to show a £450m shortfall in SNP health spending plans. He says the joint declaration signed by party leaders on Monday shows the Scottish NHS can be fully …

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Scottish independence: George Galloway threatened with 'facing a bullet' by …

Scottish Independence: For and against. There are concerns that the debate that has put friends and family on opposing sides will continue dividing Scotland, whatever the outcome of Thursday's referendum. Writing in the Independent on Sunday, Scot …

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Scottish independence odds: bookmakers ignore close polls

As the Scottish independence referendum draws near, polls suggest the gap between the two campaigns has been narrowing, with Yes and No voters now neck and neck. Why, then, have bookmakers hardly shifted their odds at all? As recently as April, …

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Scottish independence: Betfair pay out on 'No' vote

ONLINE bookmaker Betfair is paying out to customers who have backed a 'No' vote in this week's Scottish independence referendum, two days before the polls open. Opinion polls ahead of this week's referendum suggest that the contest is too close to call …

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As it happened: Scottish independence campaign, Monday September 15, 2014

Say what you like about David Cameron's interventions in the Scottish independence vote, you can't fault the PM for candour. Last week he accepted that many Scots see his party as "the effing Tories" and would like to see the back of them. Today, he's …

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Scottish independence: Cameron, Miliband and Clegg sign devolution 'vow' but …

The leaders signed a joint pledge, published on the front of today's Daily Record newspaper, promising to give the Scottish Parliament increased powers and a fair share of resources but nationalists are still sceptical. Alex Salmond was not the only …

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Scottish independence: What if result is a dead heat?

When I was invited onto CBBC's Newsround to answer young viewers' questions about the Scottish independence referendum, one question left me totally stumped. "What happens if the result is 50/50?" I was asked by a class of children at a school in Bristol.

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'End intimidation of journalists covering Scottish referendum …

Video: /files/news/2d/f0/80/00/2036281_uk_480p.mp4. Paul Holleran, Scottish organizer for the National Union of Journalists (NUJ), said that while people had the right to protest, journalists in Edinburgh and Aberdeen had …

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Scotland rugby legend reveals abuse over Scottish independence 'No' statement

David Sole, the former Scotland rugby union captain who inspired his country's 1990 Grand Slam victory over England, has revealed he has been subjected to abuse on social media after publicly backing the 'No' campaign in the Scottish referendum.

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The destabilising effect that a Scottish yes vote will have in Northern Ireland

The former Northern Ireland first minister David Trimble says a yes vote in the Scottish referendum would inevitably intensify pressure for a similar vote on Northern Ireland's future. Photograph: Martin Argles for the Guardian. As the English press …

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Kerry MacPhee was in Team Scotland for the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth …

Kerry MacPhee stormed to the Scottish Cycling National Cross Country Championship title in Dumfries and Galloway at the weekend. MacPhee rode for Team Scotland in the mountain bike event at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, finishing 13th.

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Scottish Independence: 'No' camp win cupcake poll

Winning the independence referendum will be no piece of cake – but in a poll carried out by a city bakery it seems the No campaign have found the recipe for success. Cuckoo's bakery has been monitoring sales of its Union flag and Saltire-iced cupcakes …

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Scottish independence campaign: as it happened 15 September

Say what you like about David Cameron's interventions in the Scottish independence vote, you can't fault the PM for candour. Last week he accepted that many Scots see his party as "the effing Tories" and would like to see the back of them. Today, he's …

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Scottish Independence: Sean Connery is a no show

SIR Sean Connery will not appear in Scotland to back the Yes campaign because of his tax exile status, the star's brother has revealed. Speculation has been mounting about whether Connery, a passionate supporter of Scottish independence, would make a …

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Exclusive: Scottish nationalism and British nationalism aren't the same

Confronted by someone recently who claimed to believe that there was no difference between the Scottish National party and the British National party, I can't help wondering if this is wilful – like the Daily Mail's insistence that anyone who wants to …

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Scottish NHS would face '£450m black hole' under independence

But leaders of the pro-Union campaign said the forecast proved the Scottish Nationalists had deceived voters about the financial perils of independence. The financial shortfall is estimated at between £400m and £450m in the 2015/16 financial year …

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Scottish independence: yes, no, or maybe? – The Guardian

Opinion polls rely on past behaviour to interpret the present, but historic data in the case of Scottish independence is scarce. … Our editors' picks for the day's top news and commentary delivered to your inbox each morning.

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Scottish Referendum: Battle of the ads | Advertising news …

Scottish Referendum: Battle of the ads. Campaign, first for advertising & creative news.

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Scottish independence could hike telecoms costs (Wired UK)

The UK's major telecommunications companies have penned a joint letter warning that an independent Scotland could mean "increased industry costs" … More from Wired. Wired Consulting · Wired News App · Wired Insider.

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