Gilly Semple, visiting recently with her son and brother, was greeted by deputy presiding officer Christine Grahame MSP, who presented her with a hamper from the Scottish Parliament
Sharing a picture of Queen Elizabeth addressing the guests, the official Instagram handle of 'The Royal Family' wrote, "It has been with great pleasure that over the years I have watched Scotland grow and prosper.' Today, The Queen spoke at a ceremony to mark the 20th Anniversary of the Scottish Parliament
Councillor Tom Mason is a city councillor and also a member of the scottish Parliament
. This councillor was elected to the two posts almost simultaneously and he decided to hold on to the two jobs and two salaries, as far as I know.
It's 20 years since Monklands voters went to the polls for the very first time in a historic election - choosing the first Members of the Scottish Parliament
The Scottish Parliament
, which is marking its 20th anniversary, needs to focus on jobs, schools and hospitals, rather than constitution issues, writes Scottish Labour leader Richard Leonard.
As a brand-new institution, the Scottish Parliament
has had to learn from its mistakes and try new things.
Donald Dewar, the opening of the Scottish Parliament
, July 1, 1999.
THE Scottish Parliament
should be an international leader in human rights, a Holyrood report has said.
GORDON Brown has proposed the Scottish Parliament
get new powers over income tax as part of a plan to create a "partnership of equals" between Scotland and the rest of the United Kingdom.
Instead, a draft order drawn up in Westminster could temporarily extend the Scottish Parliament
's powers, allowing it to hold a poll on the single question of whether or not Scotland should remain in the UK.