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John Ward – Leaked Scottish Oil Paper – ‘Start Of A Spoiler Campaign To Stop The SNP’s Advance’ – Sources – Murdoch v Carmelot Heads North Of The Border – 6 March 2013

John WardThe SNP Government of Alex Salmond is scrambling around desperately, engaged in a frantic damage limitation exercise after a confidential discussion document was leaked to the BBC suggesting volatility in Scottish Government oil income would be a major problem if independence is achieved. Whitehall sources claimed this morning that the leak was politically motivated, and the start of a spoiler campaign as the Independence Referendum approaches. Continue reading