The Wee Black Book

What happened after Scotland voted No
What happened after Scotland voted No

Currency

Perhaps the No campaign’s favourite scare story of all was that an independent Scotland wouldn’t be allowed to use the pound.

no pound if we vote yes going it alone without the pound

Finally the Better Together chairman was forced to admit on national TV that the claim was a lie, and that nobody could stop Scotland from continuing to use the pound.

darling admits scots can keep the pound darling flounders in pound debate

In a recent interview with STV’s Scotland Tonight, the former Governor of the Bank of England, Mervyn King, said:

mervyn king says scots can keep pound after independence

Should there ever be a second independence referendum, the currency threat just won’t wash.

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