In defence of Scotland’s parliament: Michael Russell’s full speech

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In defence of Scotland’s parliament: Michael Russell’s full speech

Minister for UK Negotiations on Scotland’s Place in Europe, Michael Russell Please note: subheadings added and lines in bold are editorial additions by Newsnet newsroom and were not part of Michael Russell’s distributed text. Presiding Officer, When Donald Dewar spoke at the opening of the Scottish Parliament – the re-opening as he himself acknowledged – on the 1st of July 1999 he talked of it being : ‘a new stage on a journey begun long ago and which has no…

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In defence of Scotland’s parliament: Michael Russell’s full speech