Chris Green

Chris Green is Senior Reporter at The Independent. He was previously Deputy News Editor, and before that a freelance news reporter. He has worked for the paper since 2007.

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Scotland's First Minister Alex Salmond campaigns for a Yes vote in east Edinburgh, Scotland

Scotland votes: Alex Salmond spends referendum result night at home

First Minister had been expected to visit Aberdeen count

Scotland votes: 10 counts of electoral fraud alleged in Glasgow

Impersonation suspected as ballot papers taken to be fingerprinted

A YES campaign Statue of Liberty on display in Niddrie, a suburb of Edinburgh

Scottish independence: The Statue of Liberty makes its presence known in Edinburgh

Symbol of freedom appears to be voting Yes

Ryan Randall plays the bagpipes outside a polling station in Edinburgh, Scotland

Scottish independence: Lead by a flaming bagpiper, the Craigmillar Yes campaign burns bright

“Today is the day when the people of Scotland reclaim our nation,” Derek Durkin shouts into his microphone, his eyes fixed on the two 14-storey concrete tower blocks in front of him. Inside, residents gather at the windows and stare down at the spectacle unfolding below.

Craigmillar's replica of the Statue of Liberty

Scottish independence: Craigmillar Yes campaigners build replica Statue of Liberty

Local residents placed the statue a few hundred yards from the polling station

Among the signatories were former soldiers of the Black Watch

Scottish independence: Former generals and WW2 veterans write open letter backing the Union

Another group of veterans yesterday issued their own letter backing a Yes vote

On Sunday thousands of Yes campaigners descended on the BBC’s Scottish headquarters in Glasgow’s Pacific Quay in protest

Scottish independence: Police will be on high alert on Friday whatever the result

Anti-BBC protest leaders threaten to take to the streets in the event of a No vote

Scottish independence: The Queen breaks silence on referendum debate – as think tank warns of £14bn black hole if Scotland votes Yes

The race is so close it has prompted non-Scots to show their support for the Union

Pro-independence 'Yes' campaigners stage a demonstration outside the BBC Scotland Headquarters in Glasgow on 14 September, 2014

Scottish independence: BBC Scotland's referendum coverage 'institutionally biased', Alex Salmond claims

BBC is spreading 'propaganda' to save Union, say protesters

Leader of the Labour Party Ed Miliband speaks with supporters as he visits Edinburgh

Scottish independence: NHS in Scotland will face £1bn budget cuts if country breaks away, claims Ed Miliband

Scotland’s NHS could be left facing budget cuts of more than £1bn if the country votes for independence next week, Ed Miliband has warned.

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