Mitchinson later went on to argue that because the law has not changed to allow recording in courtrooms, any reporter he hires must have shorthand so they can take notes of legal proceedings. … More SHORTHAND: WHO NEEDS IT?
That is what happens when you have a local paper with a local editor prepared to take on the establishment, and citizen journalists and photographers who really know the area and respect the people. … More THE DEMOCRAT: WHERE ADVERTISING PAYS DIVIDENDS
It was a fascinating period in modern Lewis history as Arnish grew and grew, generating a huge amount of work for the local shipping agents. Brot saw it as a golden age for the island with plenty of well-paid work, which has never been repeated. … More TRIBUTE TO NORMAN MacARTHUR
Of the bigger towns Angers, Le Mans, Bayonne and La Rochelle scored top. … More TRAVEL: THE BEST TOWN EN HAUT SAVOIE
Parents of children in Argyll and Bute, which includes Helensburgh, Rhu and Cardross, who were born between 1 March 2017 and 28 February 2018, are being invited to register them for a funded Early Learning and Childcare (ELC) place next week. … More EARLY LEARNING AND CHILDCARE PLACE
Justice secretary Humza Yousaf said the act marked a significant milestone in Scotland’s journey to protect children as they interact with the justice system. … More COURTS MAKE IT EASIER TO GIVE EVIDENCE
The Dumbarton and Lomond MSP said she would be “travelling the length and breadth of the country, listening to the views of members and supporters”, adding: “For Scottish Labour to win again, we must first understand the reasons for our losses. … More DUMBARTON MSP LOOKS FAVOURITE TO BE LABOUR DEPUTY
Eddie Devine makes a visit to his home town where he will compere the show.
“We will never be able to ensure that every child gets the best possible start in life unless we make sure that schools are places where both pupils and staff feel comfortable, confident and ready to learn. … More WHITEBOARD JUNGLE ATTACKS EXPOSED BY LIB DEMS
Geographically we have the second largest mainland area and the highest number of inhabited islands of all of Scotland’s councils. We therefore deliver services most other councils do not, such as air and ferry services. … More ARGYLL FINANCIAL CHALLENGES ARE ‘UNIQUE’