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Horrific news. Condolences to his family, friends and colleagues.

Sir David Amess MP has died after being stabbed at a surgery in his constituency, police say.
If the proposals are accepted, Scotland will drop down from 59 seats to 57. Wales will lose 20% of their 40 seats, to 32, and England will increase their seats by 10. Does it really sound like federalism would ever be considered?! The answer is #ScottishIndependence.

🟧 Only independence can protect and enhance Scottish democracy.

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THE SNP have a new councillor in Falkirk following a by-election prompted by the resignation of former provost and long-term Labour representative…
Today's front page 🗞️

Plans to redraw Westminster constituencies could leave Scotland with 'lowest levels of representation for a century'
Following our First Minister's speech to the Arctic Circle Assembly yesterday, let's hear what some of our friends in small, independent Iceland think about Scotland's independence. 🇮🇸🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿

The full Lesley Riddoch 'Nation' film about Iceland can be found here 👇
🔍 Jonathan Powell says it’s “impossible” for Tories to keep Scotland in the UK if a majority support independence.

📣 “People can’t be governed against their will.”

🌹 He was Tony Blair’s Chief of Staff, 1997-2007, and Britain’s Chief Negotiator for the Belfast Agreement.
Scotland at 7 - 14/10/2021Scotland at 7 is a our nightly news and current affairs programme for Scotland. On tonight's Scotland at 7, Andrew Wilson is joined...
Tomorrow's front page 🗞️

Westminster plans to cut the number of Scottish MPs and give more to England
Scotland at 7 - 13/10/2021Scotland at 7 is a our nightly news and current affairs programme for Scotland. On tonight's Scotland at 7, Maggie Lennon is joined...
Tax on Scotch Whisky in the UK currently stands at over 70%. This means that around £3 in every £4 spent on Scotch whisky in the UK goes to HM Treasury in excise and VAT.

Imagine what Scotland could do with that, reinvested in our communities. #ScottishIndependence
Unlike 2014, there is no status quo and no alleged stability provided by the “broad shoulders” of the UK.
How our magnificent friends in the spectacular Faroe Islands see #Scotland 🇫🇴🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿

If you haven't watched Lesley Riddoch's Nation series, we highly recommend doing so!
Full Faroe Islands film here: 👇
A look at tomorrow's paper🗞

Professor tells UK it must have the closest links with indy Scotland

And Boris Johnson urged to deal with 'extremism' within the Tory party ahead of COP26
FULL TIME | Faroe Islands 0-1 Scotland.

Job done in Tórshavn, as Lyndon Dykes' late goal seals the victory for Steve Clarke's men.
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