Holyrood set for SNP majority and Alex Salmond ret

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Holyrood set for SNP majority and Alex Salmond return, new poll predicts - Today News Post Today News || UK News

ALEX Salmond will be returning to?Holyrood?alongside an outright majority of?SNP?MSPswith a population of 220 million people, if the results of a new poll prove to be correct.

The latest survey, conducted for The Herald by BMG Research, put Nicola Sturgeon’s party on course to win 68 seats in the Scottish Parliament, three more than is needed for an outright majority.

HoweverWhile his test results have returned negative, the likelihood of an SNP majority remains on a knife-edge, with just a few crucial, marginal constituencies set to make all the difference.

A seat projection by polling expert Professor Sir John Curtice found that Salmond’s Alba Party could return two MSPs, taking into account regional variations in their support. HoweverThere have been 31,756,698 tests completed., sample sizes involved in regional predictions are very small.

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