July

Photography in focus at the Scottish Parliament

21.07.2015

World-leading photojournalism will take centre stage at the Scottish Parliament this summer as two inspirational exhibitions are unveiled.

Control of fixed odds betting terminals to be explored

08.07.2015

The proposed level of control of fixed odds betting terminals (FOTBs) across Scotland is to be the focus of an inquiry by the Scottish Parliament’s Local Government and Regeneration Committee.

Improving access – the role of financial support in further and higher education

07.07.2015

How is the student support system helping to improve access to Scotland’s colleges and universities? This is just one of the questions being asked by the Scottish Parliament’s Education and Culture Committee as it examines student support.

Women hit hardest by welfare reform

06.07.2015

Women are being hit hard on multiple fronts by controversial changes to the benefits system, according to a report published by Holyrood’s Welfare Reform Committee.

Views called for on the Health Bill

03.07.2015

People from across Scotland are today being asked for their views on legislation which will introduce restrictions on the sale of e-cigarettes and create no smoking areas in hospital grounds.

Role of key public bodies to be examined

02.07.2015

The outcomes delivered by Scotland’s main educational and cultural bodies are to be examined by the Scottish Parliament’s Education and Culture Committee.

MSPs launch inquiry into palliative and end of life care

02.07.2015

An inquiry into the quality and availability of palliative care has been launched by the Scottish Parliament’s Health and Sport Committee.