scottish independence

North Sea

Another Scottish IndyRef: How would the North Sea be divided?

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has said a second Scottish Independence referendum (Indyref2)  was back on the table, after the country learned it would be taken out of the European Union against its majority will. Jamie Stark, oil and gas partner at Burness Paull, breaks down what that would mean for the North Sea legally.

Oil & Gas

Tory says Navy could move to Scapa Flow

The UK's nuclear submarine fleet and other Royal Navy vessels could be moved to Scapa Flow and used to protect the northern isles' oil and gas interests, a Scottish Conservative peer suggested yesterday.