SCOTLAND could declare independence at a future date without the need for a referendum, Alex Salmond has said, as he paved the way for his successor to pursue a new strategy for achieving the SNP's goal.
IT IS already part of Scottish history - and now the signs, symbols, key artefacts and even cakes related to the Scottish independence referendum campaign are to be acquired by one of the UK's most distinguished museums.
INVOKING the words of the late Jimmy Reid when he addressed the Upper Clyde Shipbuilders in 1971 during their famous sit-in, moderator of the Church of Scotland Rt Rev John Chalmers called for unity in the aftermath of the referendum.
LABOUR is to launch a "regeneration" strategy in Scotland to reach out to around 40 per cent of its traditional supporters who it is thought went against the party line and backed independence in last week's referendum.
FORMER Northern Ireland Secretary John Reid supported a selective and reversible government amnesty scheme for alleged paramilitaries but excluding members of the security forces, a newly-published document revealed.