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  • As voting continues, the media and parties are starting to try to deduce how it’s going. There’s some evidence of a shy No vote…

  • …and some claims of differential turnout (though no hard data):
  • TrendsMap is running a live map of every tweet that urges a Yes or No vote – watch it online here.
  • So far there has been one reported arrest at a polling station…

  • …but by and large things are going peacefully:
  • That said, things are rather less quiet in Westminster, where John Whittingdale has become the latest Conservative MP to express his concern over plans to continue the Barnett Formula. He told the Daily Mail that:

“I for one would be very concerned at the idea that my electorate would continue to subsidise the Scots even after they have been given all these powers to raise even more money.”

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