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“Super Thursday” will see contests taking place for the Scottish parliament, the Welsh Senedd, English councils, city and city region mayors, police and crime commissioners, a Greater London Assembly and a by-election in Hartlepool.
The two big constitutional questions of the age have caused complicated divisions that help explain party support — Here’s how Brexit and independence referendums split voters into four tribes.
Scottish election: Alex Salmond’s Alba gamble could yet tip scales on second independence referendum.6 min read
There is everything to play for as Scotland counts down to the vital election of May 6. As the UK slowly emerges from the coronavirus pandemic, a constitutional clash between supporters of Scottish independence and Boris Johnson’s UK government looks likely.
Can the Conservatives continue to block another Scottish referendum after the people of Scotland have listened to their arguments against it and decided to vote to have one anyway?
As the Salmond Inquiry row fires up again, Sir John Curtice’s latest analysis on the role it and other considerations (such as Brexit and coronavirus) may have (or have not) played in the fall in SNP support for the 2021 Scottish Elections and the Yes in IndyRef2.