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Scottish independence: Referendum demand 'will be rejected'

Published on Thursday 16th of March 2017 06:01:03 PM in BBC

The UK government is to reject calls for a Scottish independence referendum before Brexit after Theresa May said "now is not the time".The prime minister said the focus should be on getting the best Brexit deal for the whole of the UK.Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson ...

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  • Total shares on Linkedin : 50
  • Total Plus Ones on Google : 30
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