ECONOMIST Dr Tim Rideout is undertaking a national tour over the next two months to speak about the currency issue that will face an independent Scotland.

Not everyone will agree with him but he is always an entertaining and thought-provoking speaker.

Below you’ll find the list of all the events he has agreed to attend – including postcodes for satnavs – and he is planning more in Kirriemuir, Ayr, Largs and Dundee.

Each event will feature Dr Rideout speaking on A Currency for Scotland with a Q&A and a chance to play The Scottish Currency Game. To play the game please bring along £5 or £10 or more in notes or coins.

Saturday, February 29: Yes Skye, Aros Community Theatre, Viewfield Road, Port Righ (Portree), IV51 9EU from 11am to 1pm.

Tuesday, March 3: Craigentinny & Duddingston SNP, Bellfield Brewery Taproom, 46 Stanley Place, Edinburgh, EH7 5TB, at 7.15pm.

Thursday, March 5: Broxburn SNP, Strathbrock Partnership Centre, 189A W Main St, Broxburn, EH52 5LH from 7pm.

Wednesday, March 11: Trossachs & Teith SNP, the Kirk Hall, Callander, at 7pm.

Tuesday, March 24: Penicuik SNP in Penicuik at 7pm. Venue to be announced.

Monday, April 13: Bathgate SNP /Linlithgow SNP CA, Glenmavis Bowling Club, Torphichen Street, Bathgate, EH48 4HH at 7.30pm

Thursday, April 16: Yes Perth City, in the Murray Room, Salutation Hotel, Perth, PH2 8PH, at 7.30pm.