North-east MP Sir Malcolm Bruce has warned that a vote for an independent Scotland would have an immediate disruptive impact on the UK's overseas aid programme.
Scottish independence referendum
Alex Salmond flew into Inverness by helicopter yesterday on a big push towards next week's referendum
Former Scottish Secretary Michael Moore has said that MPs must be recalled whatever the referendum result next week.
Backbench Conservatives have broken ranks to demand a "new deal" for England - and expressed concerns about plans to give more powers to Scotland.
Bank Of England governor Mark Carney has said that a currency union with an independent Scotland would be "incompatible with sovereignty".
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