Quote of the day

Alistair Darling on Alex Salmond.

He will move Heaven and Earth not to have to confront the fact that a majority of people in Scotland don’t want independence. He will muddy the waters, he will play fast and loose.

Alistair Darling ridicules (£) Alex Salmond's support for a second question in the independence referendum.

Former Chancellor Alistair Darling, who is leading the Better Together campaign. Photograph: Getty Images.