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Caledonian Mercury editor Stewart Kirkpatrick joins Yes Scotland camapign

Stewart Kirkpatrick, the editor of online Scottish news website, has left left to become digital head for the Yes vote campaign during the referendum on Scottish independence.

Kirkpatrick, a former editor at, is stepping down with immediate effect, reports

Blair Jenkins, chief executive of Yes Scotland, said:

I am delighted that somebody of Stewart Kirkpatrick's calibre is joining our team. In 21st century campaigning, digital content, development and management are fundamental to success and Stewart is undoubtedly a proven leader in this field of expertise.


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