Scottish first minister Alex Salmond: furious about the intervention of Australian prime minister Tony Abbott, who said it was “hard to see how the world would be helped by an independent Scotland”. Photograph: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire.

Nearly 700 years ago, Scottish nobles went to Arbroath to sign a letter in Latin that declared Scotland’s right to be an independent kingdom, rather t(...)

Lady Alba, complete with Irn Bru cans as curlers in her hair, on stage at the Yestival concert in Stirling.

Mairi McFadyen shelters from the rain in a tent in the yard of Stirling’s old jail, watching artists on a small stage urge a Yes vote in September’s S(...)

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Celtic supporters display banners ahead of the  the Uefa Champions League Goup H match against   AC Milan at Celtic Park. Photograph: Brian Stewart/EPA

Neil Lennon admits his “heart sank” when he saw banners which are now subject to disciplinary action displayed at Celtic’s Champions League meeting wi(...)