Tag Archives: Scotland

Same Auld story? Scotland vs England in modern day

Wembley stadium

Watching the England national team walk out for a friendly at Celtic Park was somewhat akin to watching a matador walk into the arena to see the bull he had been fighting for years.

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Opinion: More devolution is best for Britain

The yes campaign is focusing on being visible on the street on this last day of campaigning.

The Scottish Independence referendum has sent shockwaves around the rest of the United Kingdom and has opened up a whole new debate about a UK-wide devolution settlement.

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VIDEO: Referendum day rally in Craigmillar

Yes activist Derek Durkin lead the march through Craigmillar, calling for residents to vote for independence.

 

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Video: Referendum Day in Scotland

The referndum debate has been long and at times hostile, but has calvanised the political interest of the Scots.
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Day of destiny for Scotland

As voters go to the polls to decide the future of Scotland, activists from both camps are on a last ditch charm offensive.

After nearly three years of campaigning, the people of Scotland finally go to the ballot box today to say aye or naw to independence.

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Race to the finish

The yes campaign is focusing on being visible on the street on this last day of campaigning.

Both sides are mobilizing on the last day of campaigning before polling day tomorrow. According to the lasted polls the two sides are neck and neck, with a slight advantage for the unionists.

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England claim Calcutta Cup

murrayfield

Written by James Price Luther Burrell and Mike Brown both scored as England produced a simple 20-0 win over a dreadful Scottish outfit at Murrayfield.

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Six Nations preview

opening pic

This season’s Six Nations Championship preparations will be ramped up next week as squads begin assembling before the opening games on February 1st.

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Changing lives through football: the Homeless World Cup

Brazil's Rafael scores at this summer's Homeless World Cup in Rio de Janeiro. Photo: Photographers for Hope

With estimates putting the number at 100 million people homeless worldwide, the Homeless World Cup looks to use the beautiful game as the catalyst for positive change.

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The Proclaimers to ‘surprise’ with depth of material

Scottish band The Proclaimers will be coming to the Engine Shed in June. Photo: Colin Bell

One half of Scottish band The Proclaimers, Charlie Reid, spoke to The Linc ahead of their upcoming performance in Lincoln on June 17th.

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