Scottish politicians react angrily to PM calling it Tony Blair’s ‘biggest mistake’
John Major says UK no longer ‘great power’ 10/11/2020
The former prime minister warned that “complacency” and “nostalgia” are the routes to a national decline and that the UK’s global influence has relied upon history, fortified by membership of the EU and close ties to the US.
PM on collision course with Joe Biden and EU if he pushes ahead with "lamentable" proposals.
First poll would be on principle of independence - with second ‘yes’ vote on outcome of negotiations required before Union is broken up.
SNP 'will not accept' Westminster veto of second Scottish independence referendum, leaked memo suggests 05/11/2020
Hatred of Boris Johnson biggest reason behind surge for Scottish independence, poll finds 02/11/2020
New research finds current Tory leader ‘loathed’ by Scots in a way David Cameron and Theresa May were not.
A TORY peer has said that Scotland will “almost certainly” become independent in the next decade, which he claimed would be a “constitutional and political tragedy”.
A SENIOR German politician has given her support for an independent Scotland joining the EU – further undermining a plot by UK Tories to block the new state from being a member.
Ireland's Neale Richmond: 'Open Scottish Government offices in every EU state to prepare for re-entry' 27/10/2020
SEet up offices in every European capital to prepare for independent Scotland's re-entry into the EU, a leading Irish politician has urged the Scottish Government.
Nicola Sturgeon on course to provoke ‘full-blown constitutional crisis’ over Scottish independence, leaked memo admits [2 mins] 20/10/2020
Brexit means Boris Johnson’s argument against Indyref2 – that it was a ‘once in a generation’ vote – is ‘no longer effective’.
‘Scottish public have shifted even further towards supporting an independent Scotland, with record numbers now saying they would vote Yes’
ONE-THIRD of voters are more likely to back independence in a future referendum as a result of the UK Government’s “power grab” Internal Market Bill, according to the super-sized poll commissioned by Progress Scotland.
Support for Scottish independence has surged after Boris Johnson and fellow ministers visited the country to shore up support for the union.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson warned on Monday that Britain would be weaker if the union that binds its four nations were broken - his latest rejection of a growing push for Scottish independence.
AN independent Scotland should set a target of four years to get the country back into the European Union, according to a major report being published today.
HELENSBURGH, Scotland (Reuters) - James Henderson has spent most of his life fiercely opposed to Scottish independence. Now, reluctantly he is backing it.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson praised the “strength of the union” on Thursday, using a visit to Scotland to dismiss the possibility of a new independence referendum for a nation that is increasingly at odds with his government.
Senior figures in Scotland and Wales warn Brexit is bringing a ‘statutory fist crashing down’.
I WAS struck last week how little notice was paid to the fourth anniversary of the Brexit referendum which took place last Tuesday.