Dear Sir,
One aspect of the referendum does not appear to have been considered – and it is the most hazardous of all. I refer to the strong possibility of the UK breaking up. At present there is a strong possibility – or even probability - of England voting "Brexit" and Scotland voting "Remain".

It is all very well and good for the government to push the matter under the carpet by claiming that Scotland must abide by the majority. But Nicola Sturgeon, the leader of the ruling Scot-Nat party has already declared she will abide by the wishes of the Scottish nation.

The overtones of such a situation are frightening, A few years down the line and we could see a highly profitable oil-producing Scotland inside the EU separating itself from a debt-riven, impoverished, shrivelled down little England.

Sir, this is too serious a matter to be left until after the referendum.

It must be resolved now, even if the referendum has to be postponed.

Sincerely,
David Lee
Costa de la Calma

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Ken Scamp / Hace over 5 years

I'm sure that Scotland would love to be a very profitable oil producer again, but this relies on the oil price returning to previous $100 plus prices. Good luck with that in the near future. And what makes David Lee think that 'England' can't trade worldwide to remain a prosperous Country? Roll on June 23rd, lets get out of this money pit Ken Scamp

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Sean Dobson / Hace over 5 years

Once we leave the EU,the UK will be better of in every way,especially financially,the 19 billion pounds a year that we pay into this corrupt monstrosity will kick-start UK industry,we will have control over our own laws and borders,be free to decide who we want to be allowed to enter the UK,have control of our own fishing grounds once more and won't be dragged down by all the former Easter European countries that are seeking to enter the EU and will need huge amounts of money pouring into them.

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