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Scottish devolution vote

Title
Scottish devolution vote
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
26 Jan 1978
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:03:02
Description
Ed Boyle reports on future for a Scottish devolution referendum following a Commons defeat for the Government on the bill meaning 40 percent vote for by Scottish voters would now be necessary and Shetland Islands would vote separately. Includes comment from Labour MP George Cunningham; SNP MP Margaret Bain; Conservative devolution spokesman Francis Pym MP.
Contributors
Francis Pym; George Cunningham; Ed Boyle; Margaret Bain
Keywords
Politics; Parliamentary bills; UK; Scotland; Devolution; Devolution referenda; Shetland Islands

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