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Edinburgh students react to independence referendum announcement

Edinburgh students polled by The Student have reacted in favour of leaving the United Kingdom if a second Scottish independence referendum, announced on Tuesday, goes ahead. According to a straw poll held on The Student’s Instagram account on the night of the announcement, 69% of respondents would vote “Yes” in an October 2023 referendum. The […]

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Edinburgh’s Pro-Independence March: is the tide turning for ‘Yes?’

“More than 200,000” people accumulated on the streets of Edinburgh for the pro-Scottish independence march on Saturday 5 October, according to the organiser and Scottish nationalist group, All Under One Banner (AUOB). The march began at the Scottish Parliament, ending at the Meadows, where Edinburgh MPs such as Tommy Sheppard spoke on stage.  The march […]