Analysis: This indyref beacon doesn't clear the Brexit fog

Source:: The National Analysis: This indyref beacon doesn’t clear the Brexit fog LAST October, at the SNP’s conference, the First Minister asked her party for patience, promising them an update on the timing of a second independence referendum once the “fog” of Brexit had lifted. Read the full article:: The National Analysis: This indyref beacon doesn’t clear the Brexit fog

Support The National’s 10,000 steps campaign – and get your own Wee Ginger Dug!

Source:: Wee Ginger Dug Support The National’s 10,000 steps campaign – and get your own Wee Ginger Dug! TODAY WE HAVE 5813 SUBSCRIBERS The National launches ‘10,000 Steps’ Independence Campaign First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has declared that indyref2 should take place before 2021 – and Scotland’s only pro-independence newspaper is going into campaign mode. We need to make sure we’re in as strong a position as possible to influence the national debate – and here’s how you can help. We want to achieve 10,000 subscribers as quickly as possible – and for every 1000 that we sign up… […]

BBC defends decision to broadcast snooker over First Minister's speech

Source:: The National BBC defends decision to broadcast snooker over First Minister’s speech BBC Scotland has rejected criticism of its decision to broadcast a snooker competition rather than the First Minister’s major statement on independence. Read the full article:: The National BBC defends decision to broadcast snooker over First Minister’s speech

National podcast: First Minister fires starting gun on indyref2 … and our new campaign

Source:: The National National podcast: First Minister fires starting gun on indyref2 … and our new campaign IT was a massive day for the independence movement, with the First Minister firing the starting gun on indyref2, and seting out a path forward. Read the full article:: The National National podcast: First Minister fires starting gun on indyref2 … and our new campaign

Catalan president: I'm ready to support Nicola Sturgeon on indryref2 push

Source:: The National Catalan president: I’m ready to support Nicola Sturgeon on indryref2 push CATALAN president Quim Torra has said he is ready to support Nicola Sturgeon should she need Catalonia’s backing for a second independence referendum. Read the full article:: The National Catalan president: I’m ready to support Nicola Sturgeon on indryref2 push

Why must we wait for Brexit to happen before we set a date?

Source:: The National Why must we wait for Brexit to happen before we set a date? WHY is our First Minister so hell bent on waiting to see what road Brexit will take or even not take before she decides on her plans for an independent Scotland? If there is another referendum which by all accounts could reverse the original Brexit vote, will she then have a different view for an independent Scotland in Europe? This is a current fear for some of her supporters. Read the full article:: The National Why must we wait for Brexit to […]

Here are the five best quotes from Nicola Sturgeon's indyref2 update

Source:: The National Here are the five best quotes from Nicola Sturgeon’s indyref2 update EARLIER today, the First Minister set out the next steps on the journey to a second independence referendum. Read the full article:: The National Here are the five best quotes from Nicola Sturgeon’s indyref2 update

Tory welfare and Brexit policy blamed as insolvency rate soars

Source:: The National Tory welfare and Brexit policy blamed as insolvency rate soars BREXIT and the roll-out of Universal Credit have been blamed after it was revealed the number of people in Scotland being declared insolvent rose by more than 20% in a year. Read the full article:: The National Tory welfare and Brexit policy blamed as insolvency rate soars

Natalie McGarry pleads guilty to embezzling more than £25k

Source:: The National Natalie McGarry pleads guilty to embezzling more than £25k A FORMER SNP MP has admitted embezzling more than £25,600 from pro-independence organisations. Read the full article:: The National Natalie McGarry pleads guilty to embezzling more than £25k

A plan of little action

Source:: Wings Over Scotland A plan of little action Well, this won’t take long. The First Minister’s speech to Parliament today contained a single useful and practical step: by aiming to pass the legislation required to conduct a second independence referendum by the end of this year, Scotland will be well prepared to act swiftly in the event that such a vote somehow becomes a […] Read the full article:: Wings Over Scotland A plan of little action

Pro-independence group set to defy council order and go ahead with march plans

Source:: The National Pro-independence group set to defy council order and go ahead with march plans ALL Under One Banner is set to defy an order by Glasgow City Council that its march and rally for independence in the city on May 4 should start at 11am. Read the full article:: The National Pro-independence group set to defy council order and go ahead with march plans

The National launches '10,000 Steps' Independence Campaign

Source:: The National The National launches ‘10,000 Steps’ Independence Campaign THE First Minister has pledged to hold indyref2 before the next Holyrood election in 2021, so today Scotland’s only pro-independence newspaper is going into campaign mode. Read the full article:: The National The National launches ‘10,000 Steps’ Independence Campaign

Public warned to stay clear of wildfire

Source:: Northern Scot Public warned to stay clear of wildfire MORE than 60 firefighters remain in attendance at a large wildfire in Moray. Read the full article:: Northern Scot Public warned to stay clear of wildfire