Michael Russell

Friday 1 August 2014

UNIVERSITIES have been told to make recruiting poorer students a central part of their admissions procedures.

Tuesday 29 July 2014

THE scrapping of bursaries for the poorest students north of the Border has led to a sharp increase in levels of debt, new research shows.

Friday 20 June 2014

LEGAL measures to ensure ­councils deliver a flagship childcare policy for ­disadvantaged two-year-olds have been delayed for three months, sparking anger from opposition politicians.

Saturday 7 June 2014

PLANS to create a high-powered new Scottish economic watchdog, equivalent to the UK's Office for Budget Responsibility, have been thrown into confusion following fears it would not be impartial.