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Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>Boots<br>• Clothing<br>• Gear<br>• Italian<br>• Style<p>Stylmartin is an Italian company known for producing some of the best motorcycle boots in …

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Candid Cafe Nathan Millward

DOT. Sydney to London on a Wing and a Prayer

FOOD, PETROL, BEER: Around the World with Austin Vince

Would Spain block Scottish membership of EU?

Spanish minister says a sovereign Scotland would have to ‘join the queue’, but Rajoy may decide Madrid has more to lose than gain in wielding veto<p>Reactions in Spain to Nicola Sturgeon’s announcement of a second referendum on Scottish independence varied sharply and, above all, geographically.<p>The …

Take it from someone who worked on the first Scottish referendum: what Theresa May is doing is a big mistake

Theresa May could not conceivably have waited any longer to respond to Nicola Sturgeon’s ambush on Monday. After the triggering of Article 50 was …

Theresa May's Brexit 'Plan For Britain' Was Launched With This Awkward Message

'www.planforbritain.gov.uk page isn't working'.<p>The UK is set to start the process of leaving the EU by the end of the month, and the Government wants …

Why Scotland Would Be Foolish To Leave The United Kingdom

The United Kingdom economy is far from perfect but the Scots would be fools indeed to leave it.<p>Yes, the United Kingdom has structural economic …

Sturgeon: ‘undemocratic’ for Tories to block independence referendum – video

Scottish independence,Scottish National party (SNP),Nicola Sturgeon,UK news,Politics,Scotland,Scottish politics<p>Scottish first minister Nicola Sturgeon hits out at the Conservative government in Westminster, saying that it would be “undemocratic” for the party - which has just one Scottish MP - to …

The Parallels Between Brexit and Scottish Independence

Severing deep historical ties can bring powerful economic consequences<p>Scottish independence was thrust back into the center of the Brexit debate this week as Scottish leader Nicola Sturgeon called for another referendum on the subject.<p>On Thursday, British Prime Minister Theresa May rebuffed the …

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Sturgeon’s great trick has been to convince us the SNP represent all Scots

The great achievement of the Scottish Nationalists is to persuade people outside the borders of their own nation — including the London-based media — to equate them with the Scottish people. Obviously, they are their chief elected representatives just now, but the result of the referendum on …

At Tory Gathering, May Pledges Closer Union in Slap to Sturgeon

Prime Minister Theresa May pledged to forge a closer union within the U.K. in a rebuke to Scottish National Party leader Nicola Sturgeon, who started …

Maybot stuck on repeat as Sturgeon lets rip over referendum | John Crace

Scottish leader happy to agree with PM that ‘now is not the time’ for new independence vote – and suggests late next year would be perfect<p>“Now is not the time for a second independence referendum,” said Theresa May, tilting her head to one side like a patronising Princess Diana and fluttering her …

Scotland cannot afford to ignore its deficit | Letters

Like George Monbiot (Opinion, 15 March), I was distressed when the leave vote was announced last June. His understanding of Scotland is, however, defective. Perhaps he is unaware that Scotland now has the highest deficit of all the OECD countries. If an iScotland applied to join the EU and was …

Scottish indepedence would ruin our Brexit deal, says Theresa May

Britain will only get the Brexit deal it needs with Scotland “pulling together” with the rest of the country, Theresa May will say at the …

Scotland Makes a Last, Desperate Bid for Self-Destruction

If Scotland manages to avoid economic self-destruction, at least no-one will be able to say they didn’t try.<p>Independence is on the docket again for …

IFS: Independent Scotland would have to cut spending or increase taxes by £1,000 per person

Nicola Sturgeon’s economic case for independence suffered a major blow after one of Britain’s most respected economists warned taxes would have to increase or spending cut by more than £1,000 per person.<p>Paul Johnson, director of the Institute for Fiscal Studies, also warned that a separate Scotland …

Donations pour in for ScotRef fighting fund

A live supporters map showed significant interest from London and Berlin, however no figures were provided.<p>Meanwhile, organisers aiming to raise £1 …

Scottish MPs don’t want to lead Britain. They want to sabotage it

Corbyn flunked it. Yet again. And his failure to skewer the government left the field open to the SNP. Speaker Bercow seemed to collude with this arrangement and he gave the Nats six opportunities to quiz the prime minister. Angus Robertson appeared to relish the battle. His great grey face was …

Petition to block second independence vote passes 100,000 signatures as north-east rushes to sign up

Sign up to our <b>Politics</b> newsletter<p>A petition calling for MPs to block a second vote on Scottish independence has surpassed 100,000 signatures.<p>The …

Letters: BBC bias was quick to rear its ugly head again

From three-and-half thousand miles away, the US-based Katty Kay knew all about what was best for us over here. And it certainly wasn’t …

Lesley Riddoch: We must keep the heid to convince the switherers and win independence

If the Prime Minister had managed to make such speedy progress towards Brexit, Nicola Sturgeon would have been left on the back foot and forced to …

Voice of the Mirror: Danger that SNP’s spin could cause Scotland immeasurable pain

Scottish National Party ideologues are demanding a s econd independence referendum because they lost the last one .<p>Leader Nicola Sturgeon is using …

‘Brexit’ Fuels Feeling in Scotland That Time Is Right for Independence

LONDON — Scotland’s nationalists wasted no time: Just minutes after the country’s leader, Nicola Sturgeon, called on Monday for a new independence referendum, a website went live asking people to show their support on Twitter and donate to the campaign.<p>By Tuesday morning, 204,345 pounds, or about …

Second Scottish Independence Referendum In 2018-19 Ruled Out By Theresa May

Prime minister to block Nicola Sturgeon's plan.<p>Theresa May has ruled out allowing Nicola Sturgeon to hold a second referendum on Scottish …

Scotland's leader wants another independence vote before Brexit

A breakup upon a breakup? Scotland this week said it's planning to hold another independence referendum, and that's tripping up Prime Minister Theresa May, as she prepares to trigger Britain's own divorce from the European Union.<p>May could be forced into giving the go-ahead for the Scottish vote — …

Why Spain will block any attempt by Scotland to join the EU | Giles Tremlett

An independent Scotland’s route to EU membership would be easier, and possibly quicker, if the SNP delayed until after Brexit<p>If Nicola Sturgeon thinks she can ride a wave of anti-Brexit sentiment that will carry Scotland all the way to independence as a brand new EU state, she must think again. The …

Brexit was an English vote for independence – you can’t begrudge the Scots the same

The English were prepared to vote in a way that would disrupt the union, so it’s no surprise that the UK is at risk<p>Theresa May’s nemesis is not Jeremy Corbyn, the ghost leader of the opposition, but Nicola Sturgeon. Witness the vitriol poured on Sturgeon’s head for wanting another referendum on …

24 Hours in Newcastle

In the last couple of years I’ve topped up my tan in Thailand, skied black runs in Bulgaria and Austria, ate my body weight in cheese in the Côte …

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