“I am standing because I believe we should live in an independent democracy.
“To secure that, we need to leave the European Union.
“I support the Brexit process. My promise to you is that, if elected, I will support all measures to withdraw Britain from the European Union and ensure that British laws govern our country.
“The choice for ourselves in Scotland is simple. Do we wish to be part of an independent, democratic Britain or do we want to be part of a federalist European state which dictates our way of life?”