'Scots don't want a referendum' Gordon Brown slaps down Nicola Sturgeon's independence bid

NICOLA STURGEON's Scottish independence dreams have been torn apart by Gordon Brown who said Scots do not want a second referendum at this time.

Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown hit out at Nicola Sturgeon's plans and insisted that it is not something that should happen during a coronavirus pandemic. The Scottish first minister said she would release a draft bill for independence ahead of the Holyrood election in 2021.

Speaking to ITV's Good Morning Britain, Mr Brown said: "There should not be a referendum now.

"We're dealing with a virus, unemployment, dealing with the fallout of all these crises.

"I don't think...
source: Express

2020-09-25 15:29
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