Blair Jenkins welcomes Nicola Sturgeon's referendum role
Following today's appointment of Nicola Sturgeon to the Cabinet's referendum role, Blair Jenkins, the Chief Executive of Yes Scotland, said: "Independence is an opportunity to deliver a fairer and more successful Scotland and Nicola Sturgeon's appointment is great news for the independence movement. We are entering an important and exciting time in Scotland's history and having a minister of Nicola's calibre in such a key role is a real boost to the Yes Campaign as we take our message of hope to people across Scotland.
Since the launch of the Yes Scotland campaign last year, I have travelled the length and breadth of the country, from Stornoway to Stranraer, from Dunoon to Dundee. During the course of my travels, I have spoken to thousands of people at a variety of venues, including town halls, schools, community centres and miners’ welfare...
by Angus Millar - The views in this article are those of the guest author and do not necessarily represent the views of Yes Scotland.
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