Leaders of Scotland's forestry and wood-products industries have attacked the head of the Forestry Commission Scotland for disseminating "pro-independence propaganda", claiming it to be a breach of his duty of impartiality as a civil servant.
ALEX Salmond will tomorrow appeal to voters' sense of history in an attempt to overcome the No campaign's narrow lead in the polls as the referendum enters its final month.
Labour has highlighted warnings by television producers that independence could lead to 'paralysis' in the industry.
Attempts to persuade traditional Labour supporters to vote Yes in the independence referendum have been described as "cynical" by Alistair Darling.
PROPOSALS to overhaul local government, create more councils and hand them major powers have been hailed by campaigners as a crucial milestone in reinventing Scottish democracy.