Although these are clear advantages over both the euro and Scots pound
options, it would be a mistake to confuse familiarity with continuity; the structure of the economies of an independent Scotland and continuing UK would be very different compared with their structure within the Union.
WHAT does the inscription around the edge of a Scots pound
SECOND RATE: Value in euros for Scots pound
, top, and an English note
A leading financier said bringing the Scots pound
into line with England would tarnish our national pride.
And as the Scots pounded
the England goal, a David Seaman wonder save thwarted a Christian Dailly header that would have levelled the tie.
DISASTER Lithuanian side FBK Kaunas knock Rangers out in 2008 Champions League qualifier - it was a defeat that cost the Scots pounds
10million in lost revenue WISE OLD HEAD Veteran Weir is back in contention for a Rangers start tonight
English students pay pounds 9,000 pa, Welsh pounds 5,000 pa and Scots pounds
A 20-a-day habit costs Scots pounds
1900 a year with 89 per cent going straight to the taxman.
The answer is English taxpayers pay the Scots pounds
950m a year.
"Not only does this misuse burden our health service and police, it also costs Scots pounds
3.6billion each year."
A PENSIONER sobbed when English store staff called the cops - just because she'd given them a Scots pounds
"The impact of excessive consumption is estimated to cost Scots pounds
900 for every adult.