Alex Salmond has said he will work "to keep hope alive" for people who voted for Scottish independence if he is elected to Westminster, and for those who voted No on the promise of substantial extra powers.
WILLIAM Durward (Letters, December 8) is concerned about the arithmetic of the SNP??s landslide victory in 2011, and questions its democratic, if not its legal validity, claiming that it resulted from ??first past the post prevailing??.