Sturgeon warned against 'pandering' to Indy Ref 'hardcore'

Video Credit: ODN
Published on July 27, 2021 - Duration: 01:12s

Sturgeon warned against 'pandering' to Indy Ref 'hardcore'

Cabinet Office Minister Michael Gove has said a second Scottish independence referendum remains off the government's agenda, insisting ministers are instead focusing on Covid and the economy.

The Conservative frontbencher went on to urge Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon to "concentrate on the virus rather than pandering to the hardcore of those who want Indy at any price." Report by Buseld.

Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn


You are here


💡 newsR Knowledge: Other News Mentions

Nicola Sturgeon

First Minister of Scotland
The military could be called in to help Scotland's ambulance service which is facing "acute pressure", Nicola Sturgeon has announced.
Credit: Sky News - Published 4 days ago

Nicola Sturgeon will ask the UK government to agree to another Scottish independence referendum "in the spirit of co-operation".
1 week ago • Sky News

Michael Gove

British Conservative politician, UK Housing and Communities Secretary
Michael Gove's new levelling up department is being warned not to expect a large injection of new cash in the spending review hours after Boris Johnson called..
2 days ago • Sky News

COVID-19

Contagious disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
The coronavirus vaccine programme is stepping up with jabs being offered to children aged between 12 and 15 and booster invites sent to around 1.5 million people..
Credit: Sky News - Published 2 hours ago

The daily Covid positive rate was reported at 0.4 per cent, while the cumulative positivity rate in the city stands at 5.34 per cent
Credit: DNA - Published 9 hours ago

American actor and stand-up comedian Chris Rock has tested positive for COVID-19.
9 hours ago • Sky News

Scotland

Country in north-west Europe, part of the United Kingdom
Scotland usher in the Pedro Martinez Losa era with a deserved victory over Hungary to open their Women's World Cup qualifying campaign in Budapest.
Credit: BBC Sport - Published 2 days ago

A breeding programme could see Britain's rarest mammal released into the wild to create the first population outside Scotland in more than 200 years.
5 days ago • Sky News

You might like