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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The Glasgow 2014 Queen’s Baton arrives in the Outer Hebrides this week

Scottish independence: How the Commonwealth Games could swing the vote

In the final part of our series, Chris Green arrives in Glasgow - a host city struggling to keep the politics out of its celebration of sport

Currently there is nothing to prevent all-male or all-female couples from competing against mixed sex partners at any of the country’s ballroom dancing events

Potential ban of same-sex partners in ballroom dancing competitions may amount to 'illegal discrimination', say equal rights campaigners

Currently there is nothing to prevent same-sex couples from competing against mixed-sex partners at any of Britain's ballroom dancing events

Gavin and Gail Jones, outside their shop in Berwick-upon-Tweed, fear the impact of a Yes vote

Scottish Independence: Families with thriving businesses on either side of the divide arguably have more to gain or lose from a Yes vote

The issue of currency is a bitter source of dispute between the Yes and No campaigns

Fiona Sarwar, with her husband Mohsin and children Hannah and Abigail, at their home in Coupar Angus, Perthshire

Scottish independence: Former pro-union voters explain why they changed their minds to the Yes vote

Former ‘No’ voters explain why they will now be backing independence on 18 September

Scotland will decide its fate on 18 September

Scottish independence: The issues that will decide the vote

There are barely two months to go before the vote that could grant Scotland an independent future, reversing more than three centuries of history and breaking up the United Kingdom

Leon Brittan has said he was handed the Dickens dossier but passed it on to Home Office staff

Leon Brittan was questioned by police over rape allegation

Leon Brittan, who served as Home Secretary under Margaret Thatcher, has been questioned by police in connection with a rape allegation, it emerged on Sunday.

Former Conservative MP Geoffrey Dickens; former DPP Sir Thomas Hetherington; Leon Brittan

Westminster child abuse exclusive: Geoffrey Dickens also gave copy of file to top prosecutor Sir Thomas Hetherington - so why did DPP also fail to act on evidence of paedophile ring?

Home Secretary likely to come under pressure to explain how two government agencies were able to 'lose' the dossier

The report calls for ‘age-friendly gig spaces’ for older people

Communities must be more fun for the elderly to combat loneliness, says Age UK

The report's recommendations will reduce the isolation associated with old age

Andy Murray lost in straight sets

Wimbledon 2014: Andy Murray in muttering mystery as he crashes out to Grigor Dimitrov

Straight sets defeat ends reigning champion's title defence

Professor Ashton said that in some circumstances doing too many hours can cause excess anxiety

Britons should cut down to four-day working week, leading doctor claims

People should only work for four days a week to reduce their stress levels, allow them to take more exercise and see their families, one of Britain’s leading public health doctors has said.

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