19 September 2014 Last updated at 19:13

First Minister, Alex Salmond: "For me as leader my time is nearly over"

Salmond to quit after Scots vote No

Alex Salmond is to step down as first minister of Scotland and Scottish National Party leader after voters rejected independence in Thursday's referendum.


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Video, audio and text coverage as Scotland votes against independence and SNP leader Alex Salmond quits his post.

A lone "YES" campaign supporter walks down a street in EdinburghScotland votes 'No' to independence

As Scotland votes to stay in the UK Alex Salmond calls for the pledge of more devolved powers to be carried out, and David Cameron says the commitments will be honoured in full.

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  2. Yes 1,617,989
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