Scottish independence

Bishops’ conference calls on Catholics to be ‘salt for the earth’ in public life

Bishops’ conference praises ‘passionate and sometimes partisan debate’ and encourages Catholics to engage in politics

Scots encouraged to vote ‘in accordance with their prayerful judgment’

If Scotland left the United Kingdom it would automatically leave the European Union, says EU parliament

Just as between England and Ireland, our relationship after independence would be less distorted by mutual resentment

The United Kingdom looks doomed, but much blame must be placed on Labour’s alienation of its natural constituency north of the border