THOUSANDS of pupils from across Scotland have shunned flagship new Higher qualifications, prompting calls for an investigation.
The author of a government commissioned report into child protection commissioned has expressed disappointment that it has not led to further action.
SINCE 2000, several groups in Kintyre and Mid-Argyll have campaigned for a restart to the vehicle ferry link with Northern Ireland, on an all-year basis.
THE exchange was short and a little unpleasant.
SCOTLAND'S new Education Secretary has pledged to listen to the views of those working in nurseries, schools, colleges and universities as she faces the "many challenges" that lie ahead.