Scottish Independence debate

The first major independence debate has taking place between Deputy First Minister Nicola Sturgeon and the Scottish Secretary Michael Moore.

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Full report: Scottish Independence pros and cons debated

It is the most important vote Scots will ever cast, and last night the Secretary of State for Scotland, Michael Moore, went head to head with Scotland's Deputy First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon, in the first debate on television discussing the pros and cons of Scottish Independence.

It is a hugely complex issue - and Kenny Toal now examines whether it was made any clearer for voters:

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Full Report: Scottish independence up for discussion

The Scottish Secretary Michael Moore has warned that an independent Scotland could spell disaster for the region's economy on both sides of the Border.

The MP for Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk was speaking ahead of the first live television debate on the issue of Independence.

The SNP has rubbished the claims saying they are nothing more than scaremongering.

Watch Kenny Toal's full report from the Border below.

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