Holyrood morning roundup: Friday 25 May, 2012

by May 25, 2012 No Comments

Good morning – here are the top 10 news stories in Scotland this morning:

Scottish separatist referendum campaign split over the Queen (Daily Telegraph)

Just one in three Scots wants independence from Britain, poll shows (Daily Telegraph)

Libya pledges Lockerbie co-operation (Herald)

Legal challenges set to greet alcohol price rule (Press & Journal)

14-year-old boy injured in ‘fight’ at school dies in hospital (STV News)

Former Farepak directors should be banned from running companies, demands watchdog in legal bid (Daily Record)

‘No savings’ in Dounreay to Sellafield nuclear rail plan (BBC Scotland)

Rising number of drivers are being distracted by Facebook & Twitter at the wheel, RAC warn (Daily Record)

Three toddlers in hospital as nursery is hit by outbreak of E coli 0157 (Scotsman)

Male pill: gene discovery may lead to contraceptive (BBC Scotland)

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Paris Gourtsoyannis Paris Gourtsoyannis

Paris joined Holyrood in September 2011, and became education correspondent in May 2012. Born in Canada into a Greek family, and raised in Belgium, he came to Scotland in 2005 to study at the University of Edinburgh, where he was involved with award-winning student publication The Journal. Before working at Holyrood, Paris contributed to the Edinburgh Evening News, the Guardian and Guardian Local, and interned at think-tank Demos. His beat takes in all areas of Scotland's education and skills sector, including early years, adult learning, and employability...

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