Looking forward

Andy Maciver (Perspective, 16 August) is to be commended for shifting the independence debate from who is to govern Scotland, to what kind of Scotland we want.

You can find out what the Holyrood politicians want from the 16 single outcome agreements set out on the Scottish Government website. They depict a brave new world to be carried into effect by government, local authorities and other public bodies, including the police and the NHS. If this vision of a Scotland managed by a political elite doesn’t frighten you, it should.

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Bryan Webster

Houndlaw Park

Eyemouth, Berwickshire