Have you wanted to know who really pulls the strings behind Scotland's industries and power? 

Over the next week, we will be bringing you an in-depth look at 'Who runs Scotland' in partnership with The Ferret. For just £2 for two months you can gain access to all of the exclusive content as we cast the light on organisations and people with control over our lives. 

This special series will run in print and online all of this week, exclusively to our subscribers.

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By selecting the Premium Plus subscription, you will get access to all of our exclusive content for only £2 for two months. 

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This means you will be able to read The Herald's online coverage from our award-winning team uninterrupted. 

Read Day 1 from our exclusive 'Who Runs Scotland?' investigation:

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