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Scottish independence: The final countdown

By Jay Elwes  

photoGlasgow city centre is alight. In George Square, a huge Yes rally is under way. Across one side of the vast square is a bank of signs, and across the square itself a huge crowd of sign-waving, screaming, selfie-taking people are sending volleys of noise into the night air.

The crowd is predominantly young and the atmosphere is intense. The traffic, which runs around all sides of the square is at a standstill. Most of the drivers seem happy to have stopped in the midst of the scene which feels…

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