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Is Britain breaking up?

With Scotland voting on Thursday in an election that could lead to a second independence referendum and increased talk of a 'border poll' in Northern Ireland, is Britain breaking up? And why? Where does England fit in this story? Hear from a panel of experts from across Britain's political divides about the union's past, present and future.

6 May 2021, 12.00am

Hear from:

Sarah Creighton Writer and lawyer from Belfast
Matthew O'Toole Social Democratic and Labour Party MLA for South Belfast
Adam Ramsay openDemocracy main site editor
Richard Wyn Jones Professor of Welsh Politics, Cardiff University
Chair, Peter Geoghegan openDemocracy UK investigations editor and author of 'The People's Referendum: Why Scotland Will Never be the Same Again'

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