FORMER prime minister Gordon Brown last night claimed that Scotland is at risk of becoming "one of the West's most divided countries".

His remarks came after a YouGov poll of 2,500 Scots suggested that only 16% believe the country is united.

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Brown said: "The poll shows that Scotland is not just more divided than at any time in my lifetime but these divisions could dominate our lives for many decades to come."

His comments didn't quite get a positive reception – and he's subsequently been trending on Twitter all day. 

Here's some of the reactions he's gained so far:


And, just because it got a bit of a giggle...