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Sturgeon to seek 'legal referendum' on Scottish independence

Sky News Sunday, 24 January 2021
Sturgeon to seek 'legal referendum' on Scottish independenceNicola Sturgeon has accused Boris Johnson of being "frightened of democracy" and said she will seek a "legal referendum" on Scottish independence.
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Nicola Sturgeon Nicola Sturgeon First Minister of Scotland, Leader of the Scottish National Party

Sturgeon: I have 'no intentions' of working with Salmond [Video]

Sturgeon: I have 'no intentions' of working with Salmond

Nicola Sturgeon has said she has "no intentions" of working directly with Alex Salmond in her push for Scottish independence. The first minister and SNP leader unveiled her party's "transformational" manifesto on Thursday but said she could go further if Scotland was independent. In order for the first minister to take Scotland on a path away from the UK, she would need to achieve a pro-independence majority within the Scottish parliament. She told ITV News that she would not directly work with Alex Salmond, ex-first minister and leader of the pro-independence Alba party, to achieve this. Report by Patelr. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn

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First Minister of Scotland Nicola Sturgeon has received her first Covid vaccine at the SSE Hydro in Glasgow. The MSP became one of more than 2.5 million Scots to have received at least one dose of the vaccine on Thursday. Report by Patelr. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn

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Sturgeon ’emotional’ after receiving her first Covid vaccine [Video]

Sturgeon ’emotional’ after receiving her first Covid vaccine

Video of Nicola Sturgeon after receiving her first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine at the SSE Hydro in Glasgow along with a short interview where she describes what having the jab was like.

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Sturgeon: People of Scotland should have their say on independence [Video]

Sturgeon: People of Scotland should have their say on independence

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said there will be no justification for rejecting another referendum if a majority of independence-supporting MSPs are elected to Holyrood on May 6.The SNP leader unveiled her party’s “transformational” manifesto, but said she could go further if Scotland was independent.

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Boris Johnson Boris Johnson Prime Minister of the United Kingdom since 2019

Johnson told to give up power to decide on investigating ministers after Greensill affair

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UK falls silent to remember Duke of Edinburgh [Video]

UK falls silent to remember Duke of Edinburgh

People across the UK have observed a minute’s silence for the Duke of Edinburgh in unison with mourners at his funeral.As members of the royal family fell silent at 3pm at St George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle, members of the public across the country – and Prime Minister Boris Johnson – did the same.

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Boris Johnson joins national minute of silence for the Duke of Edinburgh [Video]

Boris Johnson joins national minute of silence for the Duke of Edinburgh

Boris Johnson observes the national minute of silence for the Duke of Edinburgh at Chequers, his country residence.The Prime Minister was unable to attend the funeral in person due to coronavirus restrictions limiting the guest list to just 30 people.

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Daily politics briefing: April 17 [Video]

Daily politics briefing: April 17

The key facts behind the day's headlines on April 17 as Professor Danny Altmann, a professor of immunology, said he thought India “ought” to be placed on the Government’s “red list” of hotel quarantine countries as the variant first discovered there could “scupper” Boris Johnson’s road map out of lockdown.Despite the warning, Downing Street insisted the Prime Minister’s trip to India later this month will go ahead, although it will be drastically scaled down.

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Beating NHS backlog is ‘a real priority now’, says PM [Video]

Beating NHS backlog is ‘a real priority now’, says PM

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said that reducing NHS waiting lists and beating the backlog is a "real priority now for our country". It comes after the number of people in England waiting to start hospital treatment reached a record high because of the coronavirus pandemic. Report by Patelr. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn

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