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Festival of Politics - Storify

The Future of the UK and Scotland academics took centre stage at last weekend's festival of politics. On the eve of the referendum, this year's event explored the theme of 'What next for Scotland?' We've brought together media from the event as well as links for further resources.

Coree Brown's Storify from the weekend:

The English favour a hard line with Scotland – whatever the result of the Independence Referendum

New research shows that people in England want a hard line to be taken with Scotland, whatever the outcome of the independence referendum on 18th September. The views of English voters are not only starkly at odds with those of the Scottish Government regarding what should follow from a Yes vote. They also contradict the unionist parties about what should be the consequences of a No victory.

Risks to Currency, EU Membership and Public Spending Key to Referendum Vote Choice

According to new analysis published today (Friday 15th August), there is considerable public interest in the referendum campaign but almost seventy per cent (69.5%) of voters do not believe that either the Yes or No campaigns can predict the consequences of independence.

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