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The morning after: drawing up a blueprint for Britain

What does the future of Britain look like?

By Bronwen Maddox  

Alex Salmond has resigned as First Minister of Scotland ©Scott Heppell/AP/Press Association Images

Where now? Alex Salmond’s face this morning showed the shock of the No verdict, his cheeks sagging and almost immobile, his words emerging at a third of their normal tumbling pace. His supporters were stunned and speechless; they had thought, as the sheer visibility of the Yes campaign’s posters and banners across Scotland had implied, that the momentum was…

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