Scottish independence: Full text of David Cameron’s ‘countdown to the referendum’ speech

The Prime Minister today addressed an audience in Aberdeen ahead of Thursday's referendum in Scotland

By Prospect Team  

Prime Minister David Cameron today addressed an audience in Aberdeen ahead of Thursday’s referendum in Scotland.

OUR COUNTRY AT STAKE

We meet in a week that could change the United Kingdom forever.

Indeed, it could end the United Kingdom as we know it.

On Thursday, Scotland votes, and the future of our country is at stake.

On Friday, people could be living in a different country, with a different place in the world and a different future ahead of it.

This is a decision that could break up our family of nations, and rip Scotland from the rest of the…

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