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Yes Skye And Lochalsh +YesSkye
Established in 2013, YES Skye & Lochalsh is a local community group raising awareness of the benefits of an independent Scotland.
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Senior lecturer in law at University of Aberdeen, Scott Crichton Styles: "In a United Kingdom where Scotland is a perpetual minority of 8% of the population, it will never be able to take back control of its own affairs. Scotland will never be able to make sovereign choices within the Union.

"The Scottish Government and people might well conclude that, if Britain can waive the rules when it...

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Join Callum Macdonald's weekly walk across the Skye Bridge to show support for independence is as strong as ever. Bring a flag. Meet at Kyleakin Roundabout.
We marched for freedom, from the inequailty of bridge tolls, and we won.
Tomorrow we march once again, for #ScottishIndependence.
#SkyeBridge1995 #FreeScotland #SaorAlba #OverTheSeaFromSkye
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History Scotland is your number one online resource for Scottish history and nostalgia, bringing you daily news and expert articles on Scottish heritage, history and events.

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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
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Dateline travels from Edinburgh to the Highlands and meets the Scottish nationalists pushing for independence. But is leaving the United...

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The quota for constituency size means Scotland would have two fewer MPs than under previous boundaries. England would gain ten, while Wales would lose eight.

The proposals from the Boundary Commission for Scotland underline how this could work in practice, with one seat taken from the Glasgow area and another from the area covering Aberdeenshire, Moray and the Highlands. ...

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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. loom.ly/poPyiUU


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Join Callum Macdonald's weekly walk across the Skye Bridge to show support for independence is as strong as ever. Bring a flag. Meet at Kyleakin Roundabout.
Joanna Cherry: “The lesson of this whole debacle is to lift our eyes above and beyond the shackles of the devolved settlement when looking to Scotland’s constitutional future. It is also a useful reminder that there’s no purely legal route to
independence.

“The route must be a political one in which litigation should be but one strand of a multi-faceted strategy.” ...

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Great news!

I am delighted that after five years of campaigning by the communities of Mallaig and Armadale that Caledonian MacBrayne will be returning the MV Coruisk to the Mallaig to Armadale sailing from the summer of 2022. This news will be warmly welcomed by the locasl communities and give a welcome boost to locals, businesses and tourists for the summer 2022 season.

This has been a long...

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GMK: "Their recent party conferences presented the perfect opportunities to spell out their inspiring visions of a future for the United Kingdom. They both failed to do so. In fact it is now obvious they have devoted precisely no effort to the matter." loom.ly/SFB9Xdc

The Labour and Conservative parties would have Scottish voters believe they will concentrate all their efforts on...

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Join Callum Macdonald's weekly walk across the Skye Bridge to show support for independence is as strong as ever. Bring a flag. Meet at Kyleakin Roundabout.
Robin McAlpine: "If Scotland is really the European nation with by far the biggest stakes in marine energy, what will it take to get Scotland serious about actually overcoming and demonstrating the missing technologies?" loom.ly/qyihY1Y


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EU expert Prof Jon Worth: “Really, Scotland, go. Save yourselves because you can. And eventually Wales too. And Northern Ireland too, providing it doesn't end in bloodshed.

“The UK is so irrevocably politically f**ked & Labour is no answer to Tory malevolence, and Greens and LibDems can't be under [first past the post].” loom.ly/4inJXcY


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Eva Comrie: "I can’t escape the conclusion that were Scotland able to write her own rules, man her own border, manufacture her own priorities, we would succeed in the creation of a land of which we could be rightfully proud.

"One where health, wellbeing, hopes and potential become our goals; where everyone is fed and the hunger of the body and the spirit become consigned to the past." ...

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Ian Blackford: "We will be moving into a new phase of independence campaigning when we return in October. I will be addressing this in more detail with the group when we return from recess.

"These changes will collectively enhance our ability to hold the UK Government to account and prepare for us for the tasks ahead in the drive to win the arguments for independence.” loom.ly/MePzI5Q
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"The UK government’s decision to pull out the EU – despite Scotland and Northern Ireland voting against the move in the European referendum – is a factor in all three problems causing havoc for consumers." loom.ly/YMdG0cM

Food shortages and panic buying as Christmas approaches, petrol rationing and soaring fuel prices … Scotland faces three crises linked by one catastrophe...

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Join Callum Macdonald's weekly walk across the Skye Bridge to show support for independence is as strong as ever. Bring a flag. Meet at Kyleakin Roundabout.
This is the price of dependence.

⬆️ National Insurance tax hike
⬆️ Rising cost of Brexit
✂️ Universal Credit cut

⚡️ And now, people are facing rising energy bills under the Tories - over £500 higher than in 2015.

👇 Tory promises on energy prices turned out to be a lie.

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A Constitution for Scotland Wednesday 29 September at 7pm Presentation by Bob Ingram and the Constitution for Scotland team

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Scotland flag - the saltire Made In Scotland. For Scotland.
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