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A year in the life of…..the Scottish independence referendum

Saltire - St Andrews Flag - Scotland - Some rights reserved by byronv2I thought it might be a bit amusing to trawl through the Lib Dem Voice archives and have a look at how certain stories have developed during 2012.

This time last year, it looked like it was all going wrong for the Scotland Bill that Secretary of State for Scotland Michael Moore was piloting through Parliament. On top of that, confusion reigned over the forthcoming referendum on independence with the Scottish and Westminster Governments seemingly on a collision …

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  • User AvatarJayne Mansfield 27th Aug - 7:42pm
    @ Richard Dean, What is Vice News , Richard? The small bit I watched having followed the link seemed like a propaganda exercise to me.
  • User AvatarSteveL 27th Aug - 7:38pm
    Why can you not just donate to good causes without indulging in this ridiculous fad? Why worry about wasting an ice bucket of water when...
  • User AvatarSteveL 27th Aug - 7:32pm
    A very poorly managed debate that seemed to be used by the SNP to put forward their partisan view of an independent Scotland rather than...
  • User AvatarGlenn 27th Aug - 7:17pm
    Good stuff. I think what's really needed is to the gradual transformation of stable countries rather than an endless cycle of destabilisation based on a...
  • User AvatarRichard Dean 27th Aug - 7:08pm
    I had the same impression of Lord of the Flies. And that there is a very un-Islamic demonization of others underlying much of what they...
  • User AvatarRoland 27th Aug - 6:53pm
    @Lester Holloway - "We don’t have any MPs from an ethnic minority…" There is nothing stopping women from ethnic minorities standing for selection... Perhaps EMLDs...