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'Scotland Split Would Damage Britain's Defences' - Sky News'Scotland Split Would Damage Britain's Defences'Sky NewsDefence Secretary Philip Hammond has warned thousands of jobs will be threatened if Scotland decides to break away from the UK. He told staff at a Glasgow-based defence firm the future of the business and their livelihoods would be put at risk by a ...Scotland is the bedrock of Britain's's Nuclear DodgeWall Street JournalNuclear Arms Removal From Scotland Needs Time, Hammond SaysBloombergBBC News -Scottish Daily Recordall 117 news articles »

Salmond: Scotland would still build Navy ships after Yes vote - Herald Scotland

Herald ScotlandSalmond: Scotland would still build Navy ships after Yes voteHerald ScotlandWhen asked by shipbuilder Alex Logan from Port Glasgow, Inverclyde, if he could guarantee the shipbuilding industry would continue long-term in Scotland, Mr Salmond replied: "Yes, it will. The Royal Navy will continue to order ships from Scottish yards ...Salmond guarantees shipbuilding will continue long-term in ScotlandGlasgow Evening TimesApprenticeships target up to 30000The CourierNew goal of 30000 modern apprentices a year by 2020BBC Newsall 14 news articles »

Scotland's European election: A basic guide on what to know - BBC News

BBC NewsScotland's European election: A basic guide on what to knowBBC NewsThe European Parliamentary elections take place across the continent between 22 and 25 May. There will be 751 seats up for grabs, with 73 of those coming from the United Kingdom - including six from Scotland. Voters in Scotland will go to the ballot ...and more »

We will all be the poorer if Scotland goes its own way - will all be the poorer if Scotland goes its own's a vote for a government in Scotland that the people of Scotland choose?. Second, he asserted that while a vote for independence was not a party-political thing, it was definitely a vote against the Conservatives: ?In an independent Scotland, we ...

Politically Scotland has already left the union behind - Financial Times

Latin PostPolitically Scotland has already left the union behindFinancial TimesThose doubts, about an independent Scotland's currency and EU status, have just turned out to be less intimidating than expected. Going all mawkish now about ?300 years of history? would suit only Alex Salmond, the nationalist first minister who, on ...Scotland Independence Vote, News & Poll: European Unionists Claim ...Latin PostScots expats vote 'Yes' to independence in Scotland Now online pollScottish Daily RecordSNP conference: Salmond attacks 'negative and depressing' No campaignBBC NewsThe Guardian -The National Interest Online -International Business Times UKall 322 news articles »

Scottish independence would 'damage' Britain's defence - independence would 'damage' Britain's ?would eventually adapt and cope?, he says, leaving Scotland to face the ?deeper impact? of no longer having access to ?one of the finest and most efficient navies in the world?. The comments from a senior military figure will intensify ...Scotland independence would damage Royal NavyITNScotland's secession will damage UK's defense capabilities ? British Navy chiefThe Voice of RussiaFirst Sea Lord warns on Scottish independenceFinancial -RIA Novostiall 77 news articles »

£1m boost for food banks as demand soars - Herald Scotland

Herald Scotland£1m boost for food banks as demand soarsHerald ScotlandFOOD banks across Scotland have received a National Lottery boost of almost 1 million, as new figures show a five-fold increase in the number of families turning to them. FOOD banks across Scotland have received a National Lottery boost of almost 1 ...Hunger crisis: Number of Scots relying on food banks soars five-fold with ...Scottish Daily Recordall 30 news articles »

Report: Scottish independence TV debate - BBC News

Report: Scottish independence TV debateBBC NewsThe latest in a series of BBC Scotland television debate, ahead of the Scottish independence referendum, comes from Kirkwall in Orkney. On the panel: Scottish Secretary Alistair Carmichael, Scottish Youth Employment Minister Angela Constance, Former ...and more »

More than 50 Scottish beaches given 'excellent' rating - BBC News

stv.tvMore than 50 Scottish beaches given 'excellent' ratingBBC NewsA report from the Marine Conservation Society (MCS) rated 54 of 95 beaches in Scotland as having "excellent" quality water - 12 more than the previous year. The figure - for 2013- was the highest number of Scottish beaches to meet the standard in 27 years.More than half of Scotland's beaches have excellent water qualitystv.tvEvery Scots beach in guide passes water quality testsHerald Scotlandall 99 news articles »

Glasgow 2014: Red Road flats demolition dropped from opening - BBC News

Herald ScotlandGlasgow 2014: Red Road flats demolition dropped from openingBBC News... the destruction of the flats would not now feature in the opening. Police Scotland said that because of these concerns the security director for the Games asked the chairman of the Glasgow 2014 board to reconsider the plan. Continue reading the ...Golf, music, the Games and selling Scotland to the worldHerald ScotlandTHE medals that athletes will compete for at the Commonwealth Games in Scotland's Top Five Hampden hopefulsGlasgow Evening -The Times (subscription) -The Courierall 289 news articles »

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