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Scotland's 'Braveheart moment'?


Scotland's First Minister Alex Salmond says he will hold an independence referendum in the autumn of 2014, despite a lag in support for the nationalists.

Scotland correspondent Colin Blane gauges the public mood and examines if the ruling Scottish National Party can win the nation around.

This is an extended version of the broadcast item.

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