Most Scots seemed largely indifferent to the Coronation which was certainly not reflected in the wall to wall obsequiousness of the mainstream media offering.
Instead we decided to escape the TV to join more than 20 thousand pals on a wee jaunt through Glasgow. Marlene and Fiona battled the elements to create an outdoor podcast recording in the rain with, it has to be said, mixed results! But we’ve put together all the best bits of the day!
Obviously we can’t bring the spectacle and colour of an independence march to an audio podcast, but you can watch clips and the video version of this podcast on Independence Live’s Youtube channel here
4:41 The excitement builds
9:18 A flavour of the march
11:49 Inside the studio tent
15:38 Lesley Riddoch’s speech
22:52 More from the tent
25:54 Alex Salmond’s speech
28:20 Rainy reporting
30:50 Joanna Cherry’s speech
33:37 Post march reflections
35:20 Yes Stones brilliant tally of donations
39:39 Heading home
music: Upbeat corporate by Rinkevitch music