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Yes Lochaber campaigned for a Yes vote in the Independence Referendum. We still see independence as the way forward.
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UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson could well change his mind on his bid to stand against a second referendum on Scottish independence, the former Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has said. “Boris has so far said that he is opposed to another referendum in Scotland, but he may change his mind … he chang...
Believe in Scotland surveyed 3,226 Yes supporters in order to take the temperature of the movement on a few key issues and this is what they told us. In a nutshell the 3,226 independence supporters who responded believe that: There will be a referendum before the end of 2023 Spring 2023 is the mo....
AN INDEPENDENT Scotland could provide a “fantastic example” of the kind of radical change needed to save the planet, according to leading environmental campaigner George Monbiot.

Speaking ahead of the ­Festival of Politics in Scotland this week, he said even though the 2014 referendum had not resulted in ­independence, one of the great achievements of the Yes campaign had been to show how...
“Ireland’s calm maturity in the face of Westminster duplicity should remind us that there’s an opportunity, if we wish to take it, to be honest and better and different.”
DEAR “Undecided Voter”,

I am writing this from the viewpoint of someone who, as a retired employment psychologist, has made a detailed study of human personality and how it affects the way people think and behave. Consequently, I am not going to try and influence your opinion on independence by quoting economic theory about why Scotland can well afford to be independent in financial terms. It...
This is an exciting development! I had an fantastic time in the summer of 2014 campaigning for independence with Yes Lochaber.

Let’s recreate that positive invigorating campaign again it’s going to be fun !

Bring it on ! 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿👍🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿👍🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿
LOCAL SKYE FISHERMAN BALLY PHILP clearly explains why #ScottishIndependence is the only game in town. Watch all the way to end (you can always fast forward the Orange march segment).

Time to #BelieveinScotland #IndependenceIsNormal

Dateline travels from Edinburgh to the Highlands and meets the Scottish nationalists pushing for independence. But is leaving the United...
Anger is spreading at plans unveiled yesterday to radically change Westminster Scottish constituency borders and cut the number of Scotland's MPS while increasing the number in England. The cut in the number of Scottish MPs by two — from 59 to 57 — and an increase the number of English MPs by 10
🔍 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.
The change to procurement regulations was announced on Thursday.
The phrase Perfidious Albion or Perfidious Angleterre has a very long history and an equally long justification. Otto the bishop of Freising in Bavaria used a similar phrase in the year 1191 to des…
Ross, Skye & Lochaber will be one of the most affected along with Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch & Strathspey, effectively being merged into one seat.

Instead of having Dingwall and Ullapool within the boundary, we will now be dominated by Inverness, so make your voice heard! The link will take you straight to the proposed boundary changes for Highland region.
The Westminster democratic deficit already stacked against Scotland is to be further increased by plans to cut the number of Scottish MPs by two and increase the number of English MPs by 10. Widespread boundary changes to constituencies are also planned and many constituencies will be renamed. Th
Speech given by the First Minister Nicola Sturgeon to the TED Countdown Summit at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre on Wednesday 13 October 2021.

From the Ft article

But it cannot be a given that her patience will be rewarded. Delay may indeed help stoke separatist feeling, but issues and opinions change. The views of the young adapt as they age; issues which inflame sentiment may be...
PLANS to slash the number of Scottish and Welsh MPs have been published, demonstrating the need for "full control of our own democratic…
We are on the brink of our second independence campaign and we are proud to announce that Yes Lochaber will be reformed. We will be campaigning vigorously for Scotland to regain it’s status as an independent sovereign nation.

We are looking for people to come on board and help in any way they can, wether it's to be a member or help in the running of the organisation.

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  The UK state pension is not big enough to support the bare minimum standard of living for a single person, according to a new report. And it warns that a quarter of employees are not on track to be able to afford it. The Retirement Living Standards report published by the Pensions and Lifetime [....
  Get Brexit Done … three words which won the Conservative Party the 2019 UK general election south of the Border and the driving force which pushed Boris Johnson to desperately pull together a dangerous and disastrous trade ‘deal’ as the January 1, 2021 deadline approached. Yet less than a y...
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