Mark Hunter said: "We gave everything, we tried everything, we wanted to win so badly, sorry to everyone we've let down."
Zac Purchase: "I just wish we'd been a little bit quicker for everybody here."
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One story dominates Thursday's front pages with some newspapers printing emotive pleas to voters to keep the United Kingdom as one.
After a mild start temperatures should pick up, with the south of England seeing highs of 26C.
In Edinburgh tonight you can hear it and feel it. The buzz, the banter of the day and the thrilling sense something big is coming tomorrow.