Scottish Independence Referendum
VIDEO: SNP18 - When do you think Indyref2 should be?
On Day Two of the SNP 2018 conference, we asked delegates when they think the next Scottish independence referendum should take place.
Many felt that waiting until after Brexit was the right thing to do with the uncertainty of the deal making the situation too precarious at the moment. Other wanted time to be able to re-energise and build a campaign, or wait until all the factors were favourable.
INTERVIEW: with Mike Russell MSP discussing indyref2 at #SNP18
On Day 2 of the Scottish National Party’s 2018 conference, CommonSpace sat down to talk about the prospects of a Scottish independence referendum with Mike Russell MSP for Argyll & Bute and Cabinet Secretary for Government Business & Constitutional Relations.
In the face of a 'cluster-mess', what are the roads ahead for Scotland’s Brexit opposition?
CommonSpace considers the responses of pro-EU politicians and activists to the UK’s Brexit chaos
WITH PRIME Minister Theresa May’s government in turmoil over Brexit and its ability to agree a deal which both the EU and MPs can get behind, what options remain for Scotland to avoid what SNP MP Angus MacNeil described as a “cluster-mess”?
Concerns over Westminster control of #ScotRef voting rights after committee report
Westminster committee reviews referenda rules
CONCERN has been raised over moves by a powerful Westminster committee to bring any future referendum on Scottish independence under a uniform code of organisation.
The Commons Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee (PACAC) recommended a “generic conduct order”, which would mean referendums sanctioned under UK law following a single format.
Economic case for independence to get overhaul in landmark January conference
Head of SNP’s growth commission among speakers at Scottish Independence Convention
THE ECONOMIC case for independence will be made anew at a conference in January, which will see presentations by leading independence thinkers.
Radical Independence conference set to debate “critical moment” for Yes movement
Conference set to debate Brexit, independence, Jeremy Corbyn and the future of the British state
THE RADICAL INDEPENDENCE CAMPAIGN (RIC) is set to hold a national conference to address the “critical” issues brought about by the Brexit vote, the rise of socialist Jeremy Corbyn as leader of the Labour party and the deepening of the crisis of the British state.
Forward to Indyref2? How activists are marking 2 years since the Independence referendum
Several events are taking place on Sunday 18 September to mark two years since the Scottish independence referendum of 2014.
SUNDAY 18 September is the second anniversary of the Scottish Independence Referendum and a range of events are being held across Scotland to mark the occasion.
Yes rally in Glasgow Green prepares to “reach out” to no voters for indyref 2
Pro-independence events taking place across Scotland to mark two years since the independence referendum
THE ORGANISERS of a forthcoming rally to mark the second anniversary of the Scottish independence referendum say they want the rally to “reach out” to the majority of Scots who voted No in 2014.
Pro-independence Labour activist wins Fife Council by-election
Labour leftwinger replaces Britain’s last serving communist elected representative
A LEADING Scottish Labour activist and former chair of the Co-operative Party in Scotland who came out for Scottish Independence in 2013 has been elected as a councillor for the The Lochs in Fife.
Mary Lockhart, who campaigned passionately for independence in 2013 and 2014, won the by-election ward campaigning for housing and improved communication between councillors and residents.