Scotland’s top composer cries ‘No!’… then the video gets taken down

James MacMillan is the country’s foremost living composer. He has good reason to reject its dis-integration.

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UPDATE: Hours after posting, the video was ‘removed by the user’.

SECOND UPDATE: We’ve been assured it was not MacMIllan who took down the video but someone from the ‘No’ campaign. we await clarification.

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  • Knowing that two of every three pounds for arts funding stays within the city limits of London, not only Scotland but the rest of England should demand independence.

    • McMillan used to be a radical socialist atheist, of course. But when he realised there was no money in that, he packed it in – and became a robust Conservative believer instead. He found that paid so very much better, that he has stuck to that ever since.

      His former fellow socialists – Miliband, Brown, Straw, and Two-Jags – along with worn-out glitterati like Eddie Izzard – have all been seen heading for Scotland this week, to support the Conservative agenda.


      “Socialist” principles are now selling at two Scottish pounds per hundredweight.

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