In Glasgow held in March in support of Scottish independence. The organizer of the March, which was attended by 40 thousand people, – the Union All Under One Banner.
March of peace, in addition to the Scottish flags, the activists brought flags of Catalonia.
In 2017, the first Minister of Scotland and the leader of the Scottish National Party, Nicola Sturgeon, said the need for a second referendum on the region’s independence. However, the early parliamentary elections in the UK, the Scottish national party, 21 of the 56 seats in the House of Commons of the British Parliament. Analysts have linked this fact with the active Sturgeon campaigning for a second referendum. Later Sturgeon said that now is not the time to hold a referendum on independence, reports TASS.
The first referendum on Scottish independence took place in 2014. 55% of voters voted for the Union in Edinburgh with London.