The Scotsman cartoon: Salmond at Santa’s grotto

Illustration: Brian AdcockIllustration: Brian Adcock
Illustration: Brian Adcock
The uncertainty over what Scottish independence may bring in the future is, as Santa Claus tells an unsmiling Alex Salmond, a bit of a mystery.

Should the First Minister decide to try his luck at Edinburgh’s beleaguered Christmas market, his expectations may be dampened even further.