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Scots independence referendum

First Minister Alex Salmond has announced that the Scottish Independence Referendum will be held on 18th September 2014.

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Full Report: Independence referendum date set

After months of waiting, the date of Scotland's independence referendum has finally been revealed.

Voters will go to the polls on the 18th of September 2014.

The First Minister made the announcement at Holyrood this afternoon.

Watch the full report from Kathryn Samson below.

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