Scotlands Referendum

A Message to the Left

Ashley Husband Powton | Posted 20.10.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Ashley Husband Powton

Instead of arguing that we should all remain unhappy in the UK for the sake of futile and abstract 'class solidarity', let's wake up to the fact that Scottish Independence offers the best opportunity for radical change that we on the left will see in our lifetime.

Darling Scores Narrow Victory Over Salmond In Independence Debate, According To Poll

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.08.2014 | UK Politics

Both sides are claiming victory in last night's crucial first Scottish independence TV debate - though commentators called it a narrow win for Alistai...

Five Livid Reactions From Scotland To Kermit The Frog

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 24.03.2014 | UK Politics

Kermit the Frog is against Scottish independence. Pro-independence campaigners do not like this. The Muppet and Sesame Street star's said that the ...

We Need a Parliament and Constitution for the Whole Country, Not SNP and UKIP Delusion

David Miles | Posted 22.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education
David Miles

Apart from 2014 being the 700th anniversary of the Battle of Bannockburn, the year Glasgow hosts the Commonwealth Games, and that Scotland plays host to the Ryder Cup, the vote on Scottish independence is also being held 100 years after the outbreak of the First World War.

LOOK: Andy Murray, Sean Connery, Lulu...

Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.09.2013 | UK

No Wimbledon glory, no pride in one of the most memorable Bond's of all time and a back catalogue of music and sporting achievement swiftly taken away...

'I'm Not Scared Of Salmond'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.04.2013 | UK Politics

David Cameron has insisted that he is not scared of a TV showdown with the Scottish First Minister in the run up to next year's independence referendu...

Is Alex Salmond Having A Laugh?

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 21.03.2013 | UK Politics

Alex Salmond is not a Scot made of the dour Gordon Brown-cloth, but an altogether gregarious politician, boasting eyebrows that could shelter a family...

Who Is Your Favourite Scot?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.03.2013 | UK Politics

Alex Salmond will announce the date of the Scottish independence referendum vote on Thursday no doubt boosting feelings of national pride across the b...

Independent Scotland Must Negotiate International Status, Lawyers Advise

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.02.2013 | UK Politics

Scotland's position in the United Kingdom has come under scrutiny as the government publishes legal opinion ahead of next year's independence referend...

A Dream In Tartan Tatters?

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 06.12.2012 | UK Politics

Alex Salmond's dream of an independent Scotland suffered a massive blow as it was revealed the new, break-away country would have to re-apply for EU m...

Chris Wimpress

Why Gordon Brown May Regret Using Team GB As A Political Pawn | Chris Wimpress | Posted 14.08.2012 | UK Politics

Last Sunday Andy Murray did something he's never done before. No, not the part about him beating Roger Federer at a Wimbledon final. Murray sang the...

Chris Wimpress

Analysis: The First Signs Of Jon Cruddas' Influence Appear | Chris Wimpress | Posted 07.06.2012 | UK Politics

It hasn't taken long for the influence of Jon Cruddas to be felt in Labour's attempts to reposition itself as a party with broad appeal. Less tha...

What's Jeremy Clarkson Done To Upset Ed Miliband?

The Huffington Post UK | Chris Wimpress | Posted 07.06.2012 | UK Politics

Ed Miliband has warned that Labour needs to get more in touch with the English national identity in a speech on Thursday, saying that Labour has focus...

Could Scots Living In England Vote In An Independence Referendum?

PA | Posted 18.01.2012 | UK Politics

Demands to give Scots living outside Scotland a vote in the independence referendum will be debated by MSPs on Wednesday. Scottish Labour MSP Elain...