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Poll: Majority in England and Scotland favour break-up of UK

Published 26/11/2006

The majority of voters in England and Scotland would support a break-up of the United Kingdom.

A poll in today's Sunday Telegraph shows support for Scottish independence had reached 52% among Scots and 59% among English people.

The poll also found more than two-thirds of English people want their own parliament, an idea supported by 58% of Scots.

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