Scottish referendum: Cameron gives Salmond go-ahead

The Prime Minister David Cameron has signed a deal with Scotland's First Minister Alex Salmond, giving Holyrood power to hold an historic referendum on independence.

The agreement paves the way for a vote in 2014 on whether Scotland should leave the UK.


Prime Minister meets First Minister

Prime Minister David Cameron and Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond are to meet in Edinburgh to finalise arrangements for a historic referendum on Scottish independence.