Councils have been asked to review their adoption practices following concerns eligible parents who wish to adopt are being wrongly turned away.
Funding has been announced to help councils find alternative polling station venues for the December elections to avoid schools having to cancel their Christmas events.
Artists and politicians have backed calls for the Government to reverse the drop in students taking “vital” creative subjects at school.
Theresa May has blocked a police investigation into whether Gavin Williamson breached the Official Secrets Act by leaking sensitive information.
The UK Government’s defence minister has joined the fight to save a closure-threatened Moray bank.
More than 8,000 military personnel will have their salaries protected from income tax increases in Scotland.
Richard Madeley has defended his decision to cut off Gavin Williamson part-way through a live interview, saying it was “probably the most popular thing I have ever done on television”.
An angry Richard Madeley terminated a live TV interview with Gavin Williamson after the Defence Secretary dodged his question four times.
The north-east has become “integral to national security” as UK bids to combat the increasing threat posed by an aggressive Russia.
Yesterday I had the pleasure of hosting the Secretary of State for Defence Gavin Williamson in Moray as he cut the turf on a £132m facility for the UK’s new fleet of Poseidon Maritime Patrol Aircraft at RAF Lossiemouth.
A north MP has urged the new secretary of state for defence to look again at the decision to axe Fort George.