Think Twice beermat, 1997 referendum
Accession Number: spa.2862.2.1
Think Twice was the title given to the 'no no' campaign run by Brian Monteith who ran the Student Campaign Against the Devolution Act in 1979. It was launched on 20 June 1997 and campaigned for a vote against both the establishment of a Scottish parliament, and the granting of tax-varying powers to such a body.
The 1997 devolution referendum was held on 11th September and 74.29% voted yes to a Scottish Parliament and 63.48% voted that that Parliament should have tax-varying powers
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