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Today 19.09.2014

05:54

POUND STRENGTHENS

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pound versus dollar

This chart shows the pound against the dollar over the last month. You can see it dipped to a low of $1.6071 on 10 September. That was after a poll in the Sunday Times showed a lead for the "No" campaign. It is now trading at $1.65. That's a move of 5 cents which is pretty big over two weeks.

17.09.2014

23:07

Scotland gets ready to vote

Sophie Raworth outlines how the voting process will work in the Scottish referendum.
22:35

'No' vote one for 'head and heart'

Former Liberal Democrat leader Sir Menzies Campbell said that a "No" vote was the choice of the "head and the heart".
22:35

Salmond: 'Opportunity of a lifetime'

First minister Alex Salmond has been speaking on the stage of the final Yes rally at Perth Concert Hall.
20:22

Ballot boxes at the ready in Scotland

Thousands of people across Scotland, including volunteers and police, are readying the ballot boxes, polling stations and counts for the referendum on Thursday.
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