Police have separated hundreds of independence and union supporters in the crowded Glasgow's George Square.
Officers, some mounted on horses, lined up to divide those waving union flags from Yes supporters.
The two sides argued over the referendum result and a chorus of Rule Britannia was countered by the Flower of Scotland.
Roads around the square were closed as police dealt with the incident.
The woman expected to replace Salmond said she will "follow the mood of the people" if promises made in the run up to the vote are not met.
The double Grand Slam winner said he did not regret giving his opinion, but was 'disappointed' at the way he went about it.
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