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SNP candidate Calum Kerr: "it's so close just now. The Conservatives get a box, we get a box. But Lib Dem's aren't winning any boxes".
SNP MSP Joan McAlpine has told ITV Border she think the party will "do very well".
We've worked very hard and I think we'll do very well but it's still early in the night and we've got to wait for the ballots to be counted."
I'd treat the exit poll with HUGE caution. I'm hoping for a good night but I think 58 seats is unlikely! #GE15
SNP Leader Nicola Sturgeon has urged caution, after the exit poll suggested her party could take 58 of the 59 seats in Scotland.
The Leader of the Scottish National Party arrived in Dumfries last night on the campaign trail, just days before the General Election.
Nicola Sturgeon addressed an audience that had gathered as part of a campaign rally.
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has criticised David Cameron's proposed "Carlisle principle", which will see the impact of Scottish devolution reviewed yearly.
The Leader of the SNP said it's an attempt to "undermine the Scottish Parliament", at her party's manifesto launch in Edinburgh:
Let me say this to David Cameron - we will oppose any effort to undermine the Scottish Parliament."