• 28 January 2015

    THERE can be no doubt about the importance of the whisky industry to the Scottish economy or the UK balance of payments, so we have no quibble with the latest research commissioned by the trade association.

  • 27 January 2015

    The Scottish Government's decision to drop its plans to build a new women's prison is a welcome and thoughtful move and a rare example of government listening to public concern and accepting that a U-turn was needed.

  • 27 January 2015
  • 23 January 2015

    SIMPLY rebranding NHS reform from a 2020 vision to a 2030 programme doesn't just miss the knowing reference to eyesight, it looks a bit like punting a difficult problem away for another decade.

  • 23 January 2015

    WE believe today is a cause for celebration.

  • 23 January 2015

    THE phrase "community policing" is about to take on a whole new meaning.