SUCH was Alex Salmond's longevity in the office, most of today's MSPs have never witnessed the strange Holyrood ritual of electing a new First Minister.
DAVID Cameron spoke to Nicola Sturgeon after she was sworn in and offered his congratulations on her election.
SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon has been officially sworn in as Scotland's First Minister, making her the fifth person to hold the top job.
THOSE supporting the attempt by Neil Findlay MSP to become Scottish Labour's leader reckon he is closing the gap on Jim Murphy MP.
HOW fitting that for his final engagement as First Minister Alex Salmond should attend last night's Scotland-England match.