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    #SeeingScotland winner chosen by public vote

    Lorna Young's photo of her son and his dog on the Solway Coast has been voted the winner of the #SeeingScotland Instagram competition!
    She has won a signed Harry Benson book and her photograph will also join the Scottish Parliament art collection on display in the Parliament’s public café.

    Read the news release See the #SeeingScotland Finalists @scotparl on Instagram

    #SeeingScotland winner chosen by public vote

  • Nicola Sturgeon at FMQs

    FMQs >> Video and Official Report

    On Thursday afternoon the First Minister Nicola Sturgeon MSP took questions from Party Leaders and other MSPs in First Minister's Question Time.

    Watch the video on our YouTube channel

    Read what was said in our Official Report


    FMQs >> Video and Official Report

  • #SeeingScotland voting is open.

    #SeeingScotland final - vote now!

    Voting is open in the #SeeingScotland final and you get to choose who wins!

    Head over to our Facebook page or Instagram channel and let us know who you think should win the #SeeingScotland competition.

    One like = one vote!

    Vote on Facebook

    Vote on Instagram




    #SeeingScotland final - vote now!

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    Join in the Christmas countdown!

    Count down to Christmas with the Scottish Parliament advent calendar! Visit daily as we reveal fun yuletide facts and other festive photos and videos in the lead up to Christmas Day.

    Have yourself a parliamentary Christmas and #OpentheDoors!

    Visit the advent calendar


    Join in the Christmas countdown!


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