Good morning – here are the top 10 news stories in Scotland this morning:
Online porn blamed for rise in sexual violence (The Herald)
George Osborne makes £550m fuel tax U-turn (The Scotsman)
Fears of new referendum question row (The Herald)
Ravenscraig project to progress with £10m for M8 link (BBC Scotland)
Inquiry examines the process of taking children into care (BBC Scotland)
Today’s Scottish Parliament highlights:
- 10.20: The Police and Fire Reform Bill, which is set to see Scotland’s eight regional police and fire services merged by April next year, will reach its final vote today following Stage 3 proceedings.
- 17.15: A debate led by Labour MSP Patricia Ferguson will consider the impact of cuts on creativity amid increasingly pressed funding for the further education sector.
For full details of all current and upcoming Scottish Parliamentary business, check out the official Business Bulletin.