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Nicola Sturgeon prepares SNP for independence referendum push as party conference begins

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Nicola Sturgeon is set to fire-up the SNP membership for another independence referendum push as the party's annual conference begins today.The Nationalists have again chosen to stage their event online instead of meeting in person - despite Labour and the Conservatives opting for traditional large-scale gatherings in September.

It's been another succesful year for the SNP as it was returned as the largest party at the Holyrood election in May - the fourth Scottish poll in a row it has won.

The First Minister's approval rating among voters has dropped in the last year but she is still the most popular leader in Scotland by a considerable distance.

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