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Scottish referendum: Can Cameron’s constitutional reform plans work?

Policy made on the hoof is rarely good policy

By Jonathan Derbyshire  

Manchester is having its moment; will the rest of the country follow suit?

Maybe it was the relatively early hour, or else David Cameron’s naturally dispassionate demeanour, but I couldn’t help thinking that the Prime Minister’s statement on the Scottish referendum in Downing Street this morning fell, as the late Roy Jenkins would have put it, some way “below…

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