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Gerda Stevenson


The only party I’ve ever been a member of is Labour. I used to campaign up and down Dalry Road in Edinburgh with Alistair Darling. But when Tony Blair became leader (i.e. before he became PM), I left the party. Labour has lost the plot, and neither Alistair Darling, nor Gordon Brown, nor indeed Ed […]

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FM Alex Salmond

Letter from FM Alex Salmond

Letter from FM Alex Salmond to voters in the Scottish Referendum. “In these final hours of this historic campaign I want to speak directly to every person in this country who is weighing up the arguments they have heard. I have no doubt people in Scotland will look past the increasingly desperate and absurd scare […]

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Sarah Beattie-Smith

National Collective Presents

National Collective, the campaign of artists and writers for independence held the first of their Edinburgh festival shows last night. Referendum TV’s Sarah Beattie-Smith went along to check it out. In the dark, cosy theatre of the Scottish Storytelling Centre, some of Scotland’s biggest and best known writers, poets, artists, playwrights and musicians will be sharing […]

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Iain McWhirter and Lesley Riddoch

Referendum TV Live Launches Tomorrow.

Referendum TV Live will be broadcast online from the Fringe for the first time tomorrow at 1pm. The show aims to give viewers impartial information surrounding the referendum while keeping competing agendas and confusion that comes with politics, at bay. Presenters Iain MacWhirter, Lesley Riddoch and Stephen Paton will welcome guests from politics and the […]

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