Scottish National Party

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Scottish National Party

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a political party advocating the independence of Scotland, founded in 1934. Abbreviation: SNP
Scottish Nationalist, Scot Nat n, adj
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Scottish National Party

n the Scottish National Partyil partito nazionalista scozzese
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The former leader of the Scottish National party, Alex Salmond, has said Westminster politics is "decaying before our eyes" as he issued a rallying cry to supporters of independence.
On Friday, the leader of the Scottish National Party (SNP) had called it "democratically unacceptable" that Scotland, which had voted 62-38 to remain, would now be dragged out of the European Union.
2 Name the MP at the centre of love triangle allegations who has announced he is quitting as deputy leader of the Scottish National Party.
An MP at the centre of love triangle allegations has announced he is quitting as deputy leader of the Scottish National Party.
LONDON, Rajab 10, 1437, Apr 17, 2016, SPA -- Scotland should have the right to hold a new referendum on independence if the country is taken out of the European Union "against our will", Reuters cited the leader of the Scottish National Party (SNP) as saying on Sunday.
Scotland should have the right to hold a new referendum on independence if the country is taken out of the European Union "against our will", the leader of the Scottish National Party (SNP) said on Sunday.
Scottish nationalists might have erected statues of a grinning Alex Salmond, leader of the Scottish National Party at the time.
Nicola Sturgeon, the leader of the Scottish National Party and of Scotland's devolved government, said she supports staying in the EU, and polls show a majority of the 5 million Scots would also back that view.
And Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon, the leader of the Scottish National Party (SNP), has previously argued that Britain should only leave the EU if majorities in each of the four constituent countries (England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland) all voted to leave.
The leader of the Scottish National Party, Alex Salmond, stepped down shortly afterwards and Nicola Sturgeon (left) became First Minister.
THE Deputy Leader of the Scottish National Party has dismissed fears that cutting airport taxes north of the border will damage Newcastle Airport - and insisted it will actually help the North East economy.
Nicola Sturgeon, the Scottish first minister and leader of the Scottish National Party, has made it abundantly clear that any partnership would come at a high price.