Scottish independence referendum: The issues EU membership

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Would Scotland be in EU?

Saltire and EU flag

The debate on EU membership for an independent Scotland focuses on two Treaties of the European Union articles.

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15.09.2014

00:08

What would happen to EU membership?

The BBC's Glenn Campbell examines the issue of EU membership for an independent Scotland.

09.09.2014

17:06

Yes vote 'means big Scots EU boost'

Scottish independence would give the nation's profile its biggest ever boost in Europe, First Minister Alex Salmond says.

03.09.2014

10:34

Sterlingisation 'threatens EU entry'

Continuing to use the pound without a formal currency union could prevent an independent Scotland from joining the EU, it is claimed.

01.09.2014

11:24

Animation on Scotland and the EU

An animation dedicated to Scotland's relationship with the European Union in the referendum on Scottish independence.

29.08.2014

10:50

Salmond: Eurosceptics 'are damaging'

The Scottish first minister claims the "politics of Euroscepticism" at Westminster are "deeply damaging" for Scotland.

28.08.2014

17:59

PM: More Holyrood powers 'soon'

The Scottish Parliament would get further powers "soon" if there is a "No" vote to independence, David Cameron has said.

26.08.2014

11:06

Salmond versus Darling

Glenn Campbell chairs, as Alex Salmond and Alistair Darling go head-to-head at Glasgow's Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum.

25.08.2014

16:49

Judge challenges student fee plan

Charging fees to students from the rest of the UK to study in an independent Scotland would be "incompatible" with EU law, a former judge claims.
16:40

Leaders meet for TV referendum clash

Scotland's First Minister Alex Salmond and pro-Union campaign chief Alistair Darling are to go head-to-head in a second TV debate on independence.

20.08.2014

13:53

Farmers' leaders split on referendum

Former presidents of Scotland's farmers' union are divided over the Scottish independence referendum.
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