Live: Holyrood statement on Scottish independence Sorry, we're having problems with our video player at the moment, but are working to fix it as soon as we can Waiting for Video... Share this article Sign Up To Our Daily Newsletter Sign up 0 Have your say Mike Russell updated MSPs on the Scottish Government’s plans to stage a possible second referendum on independence. Scroll down for the talking points from the chamber today. This blog has now closed. Constitutional affairs spokesman Mike Russell said the assembly would bing together a wide range of ordinary people from across Scotland Nicola Sturgeon: No place for anti-English sentiment in the SNP 0comments Want to join the conversation? Please register or log in to comment on this article.