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In his cover story for the August issue of Prospect, published today, Andrew Marr revisits the question of Scottish independence, a subject he first wrote about in his book The Battle for Scotland, published in 1992. Marr argues that the Scottish independence referendum will be closer than conventional wisdom currently allows.

“The opinion polls have been quite strongly in favour of the Union, and the general assumption that a vote for the Scottish National Party in Holyrood is simply the latest wheeze to put pressure on London for financial favours is…

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