Ahead of the new Parliamentary year, MSPs from the Scottish Parliament's Justice Committee are spending a day with police officers, legal professionals and others working in the wider justice system in the Scottish Borders.
Holyrood’s original steering group members asked: has the Scottish Parliament lived up to its founding principles?
The Scottish Parliament has today welcomed five million visitors since it opened at Holyrood in 2004. The significant milestone comes during the year of its 20th anniversary celebrations.
A Holyrood Committee is seeking answers after it was not given advance notice of the Scottish Government’s intention to allow prisoners in Shetland the right to vote in an upcoming by-election.