A daily snapshot of the morning headlines and Parliamentary business
Good morning – here are the top 10 news stories in Scotland this morning:
Sports revolution call after Murray triumph (The Herald)
£4m plan could teach childcare to parents (Press & Journal)
Scottish councils paying millions to block wind farms (Daily Telegraph)
Minister transport priorities wrong: Transform Scotland (BBC Scotland)
Teachers’ long hours fail to boost school standards (Daily Express)
£170,000 seats bill for ScotRail (The Herald)
Today’s Scottish Parliament highlights:
10.00: Auditor General for Scotland, Caroline Gardner, is among those set to give evidence before the Public Audit Committee this morning on her latest report ‘Managing ICT contracts’.
14.00: Finance, Employment and Sustainable Growth will be today’s Portfolio Questions inside the chamber.
14.30: A Scottish Government debate is set to take place considering the Consultation on the Proposed Community Empowerment and Renewal Bill.
For full details of all current and upcoming Scottish Parliamentary business, check out the official Business Bulletin.