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2012 in Scotland

2012 in Scotland
Years
2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014
Centuries
18th century | 19th century | 20th century | 21st century
See also
2011-12 in Scottish football
2012–13 in Scottish football
2012 in Scottish television
Portal:Current events
2012

Events from 2012 in Scotland

Incumbents

Events

January

February

  • 14 February - Rangers Football Club enters administration[8]
  • 16 February - Prime Minister David Cameron has offered to consider more powers for Scotland, in the event of a vote against independence.[9]
  • 19 February - Sectarian chants and songs marr the first match Rangers play following the club being put into administration.[10]
  • 24 February – Falkirk MP Eric Joyce is charged with three counts of common assault after a disturbance at a House of Commons bar.[11]
  • 27 February - The last surviving Scot who volunteered to fight in the Spanish Civil War has died at the age of 99.[12]

March

April

May

June

July

September

October

December

Predicted and scheduled events

Deaths

See also

References

  1. ^ "SNP wins control of Clackmannanshire Council".  
  2. ^ a b "Scotland to hold independence poll in 2014 - Salmond". BBC. 10 January 2012. Retrieved 10 January 2012. 
  3. ^ "Single police force and fire service bill introduced". BBC. 17 January 2012. Retrieved 17 January 2012. 
  4. ^ Carrell, Severin (17 January 2012). "'"West Lothian question inquiry 'risks creating second-class MPs. The Guardian (London: Guardian News and Media Limited). Retrieved 19 January 2012. 
  5. ^ "Committee on the West Lothian Question". The Scotsman. 30 December 2011. 
  6. ^ From Greenock to glory: Scot in Super Bowl joy heraldscotland.com, accessed 24 January 2012
  7. ^ "Scots referendum question set out". BBC News (BBC). 25 January 2012. Retrieved 25 January 2012. 
  8. ^ "Scottish independence: David Cameron in referendum offer". BBC News (BBC). 16 February 2012. Retrieved 19 February 2012. 
  9. ^ "Rangers Football Club enters administration". BBC News (BBC). 14 February 2012. Retrieved 14 February 2012. 
  10. ^ "'"Rangers' historic day is marred by songs of 'hate and ignorance. The Sunday Herald (The Sunday Herald). 19 February 2012. Retrieved 19 February 2012. 
  11. ^ "MP Eric Joyce charged with assault". BBC Sport (BBC). 24 February 2012. Retrieved 24 February 2012. 
  12. ^ "Last Spanish Civil War Scot Thomas Watters dies". BBC News (BBC). 27 February 2012. Retrieved 27 February 2012. 
  13. ^ "Leading Scots lawyer Paul McBride QC found dead". BBC News (BBC). 4 March 2012. Retrieved 4 March 2012. 
  14. ^ "MP Eric Joyce given bar ban and £3,000 fine over Commons brawl". BBC News (BBC). 9 March 2012. Retrieved 9 March 2012. 
  15. ^ "Perth wins Diamond Jubilee contest to be named seventh Scottish city". BBC News (BBC). 14 March 2012. Retrieved 14 March 2012. 
  16. ^ "Johnnie Walker whisky plant closes in Kilmarnock". BBC News. BBC News Scotland. 23 March 2012. Retrieved 16 June 2014. 
  17. ^ Ross, David (28 March 2012). "Unions call for more rigs to be evacuated". The Herald (Glasgow). Retrieved 28 March 2012. 
  18. ^ Brocklehurst, Steven (18 April 2012). "'"Filming in court 'not precedent. BBC News (BBC). Retrieved 18 April 2012. 
  19. ^ "SNP and Labour ready to hammer out coalition deals, leaders say". STV. 6 May 2012. Retrieved 7 May 2012. 
  20. ^ Cursing stone' found on Isle of Canna"'". BBC News. Retrieved 20 May 2012. 
  21. ^ Scottish independence: One million Scots urged to sign 'yes' declaration BBC News, 25 May 2012
  22. ^ "Scotland's Franchitti wins 96th Indy 500". Sydney Morning Herald. 28 May 2012. Retrieved 28 May 2012. 
  23. ^ Rangers creditors formally reject CVA proposal BBC News, 14 June 2012
  24. ^ Scottish independence: Alistair Darling warns of 'no way back' BBC News, 25 June 2012
  25. ^ Rangers newco refused SPL entry after chairmen vote BBC News 4 July
  26. ^ Ornstein, David (6 July 2012). "Wimbledon 2012: Andy Murray beats Tsonga to reach final". BBC Sport (BBC). Retrieved 6 July 2012. 
  27. ^ Ornstein, David (8 July 2012). "Wimbledon 2012: Andy Murray beaten by Roger Federer in final". BBC Sport (BBC). Retrieved 10 July 2012. 
  28. ^ "Murray ends Britain's Grand Slam skid".  
  29. ^ Black, Andrew (15 October 2012). "Scottish independence: Cameron and Salmond strike referendum deal". BBC News (BBC). Retrieved 15 October 2012. 
  30. ^ "Stirling Albion fan struck with coin during Rangers football match".  
  31. ^ "Cromarty fisherfolk dialect's last native speaker dies". BBC News. 2 October 2012. Retrieved 2 October 2012. 
  32. ^ Ross, David (2 October 2012). "Dialect's demise as final speaker dies at 92".  
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