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Salmond at SNP conference

The four-day conference will focus on the opportunities the SNP believe independence will bring Scotland, with Nationalists seeking to contrast these with the consequences of remaining part of the UK.

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Support for Scottish independence 'continues to fall'

An new Ipsos Mori polls shows that support for Scottish independence has fallen since Alex Salmond and David Cameron agreed to a 2014 referendum.

  • 30% think Scotland should be an independent country, down 5 points
  • 58% of Scots say they would vote 'No' in the referendum, up 3 points
  • 12% of Scots are undecided, up 2 points

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