David Cameron yesterday used a high profile visit to Scotland’s oil capital to urge the nation not to leave the United Kingdom. Mr Cameron and his senior ministers held their weekly Cabinet at the Shell UK offices in Aberdeen and set out their vision for Scotland’s future – and that of North Sea gas and oil. Read more >>
The cartoon by Paul Thomas from the Daily Express shows the cabinet meeting in Scotland. UK Prime Minister David Cameron tells his colleagues, "It's like Cabinet in London — but with shortbread and a good single malt!" On Cameron's left, Foreign Secretary William Hague is holding a glass of whisky.
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