Tag Archives: Northern Ireland

The Scottish Independence Referendum – unanswered questions

Robert Henderson NB UK2 stands for the UK containing England, Wales and Northern Ireland The vote on Scottish independence is in 2014. The next UK general election is scheduled for 2015. The date for  Scotland to leave  the Union is … Continue reading

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The Olympics: England and the Celtic Fringe

Robert Henderson The final Great Britain tally of medals at the 2012 Olympics was 65  comprised of 29 Gold, 16 Silver, 19 Bronze. Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland  managed a grand total of  six medals comprised of 3 gold, two … Continue reading

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