First Minister Alex Salmond makes the keynote speech at the SNP Spring Conference in Aberdeen.
Maria Miller probably did nothing wrong but she had to go nevertheless.
The eventual resignation from the Government of Maria Miller from her job as Culture Secretary was inevitable.
JOHN Major famously said that as soon as a Prime Minister crossed the No 10 threshold he, or she, began to lose touch with reality.
UK Culture Secretary Maria Miller has resigned after a long-running dispute over her property expenses.