Scotland on Sunday cartoon: Vote no for warships

This week shipyard cuts provoked a political storm amid claims bases on the Clyde had been spared because of next year’s Scottish independence referendum.
Scotland on Sunday crossword 10/11/13Scotland on Sunday crossword 10/11/13
Scotland on Sunday crossword 10/11/13

It was also claimed the move allowed UK ministers to exert political pressure by holding out the prospect of a massive boost to the Clyde to build 13 new frigates but only if Scotland votes against independence in next year’s referendum.

Illustration by Brian Adcock