SCOTLAND has the highest public spending deficit in the European Union beating Greece to take top spot – and taxpayers in the rest of the UK are having to help plug the economic gaps. …
Scotland offers its students free university places, free personal care for needy over 65s and free prescriptions.
By contrast, students in England have to pay tuition fees, elderly care is means-tested and prescriptions cost £8.40
What an excellent reason for Scottish independence.