The SNP has voted in favour of setting up a separate Scottish currency “as soon as practicable” if Scotland becomes independent.
Scotland in Union
The SNP’s depute leader and Scotland’s Finance Secretary have called on their party to back their plan to win independence, including creating a new Scottish currency within five years of leaving the UK.
Not having a further referendum on Scottish independence was the most popular choice in a new poll questioning when a further vote should be held.
More than 60% of people believe Scotland will become an independent country, according to a new poll.