Former Holyrood politicians, including an ex-Tory MSP and the leader of the Scottish Senior Citizens Unity Party, have spoken out about their support for independence.
by Douglas Lindsay, with Dr Ian Shackleton, senior lecturer at the Glasgow School of Politics and Football
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