The Scotsman cartoon: Peace and goodwill in politics

Illustration: Iain Green

Illustration: Iain Green

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The festive season brings peace to politics in Scotland as the leaders down tools for at least a couple of days.

The independence referendum dominated 2014 and, as the poll drew closer, divisions became deeper.

Political differences made it seem like Scotland would need time to recover from the experience, regardless of the result.


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