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2014 Scottish independence referendum Alex Salmond

‘Once-in-a-generation vote’

14 Sep, 2014

First Minister Salmond says that he will not hold another referendum if Scotland votes No to independence on Sept. 18. He notes that the most recent constitutional referendum in Scotland took place in 1997 and 1979, and says that this timeframe represents a ‘political generation’:

My view is this is a once in a generation, perhaps even a once in a lifetime, opportunity for Scotland.