July

Presiding Officer's summer programme across Scotland

21.07.2008

The Scottish Parliament Presiding Officer, Alex Fergusson completed a two week programme of summer visits throughout Scotland on Wednesday 16 th July.

Education and training skills are failing Scotland's tourism industry says Holyrood committee

10.07.2008

Scotland’s education, training and skills structure is patently failing to deliver what the tourism industry needs says an inquiry report published today by the Scottish Parliament’s Economy, Energy and Tourism Committee.

Presiding Officer honoured by agricultural college

07.07.2008

Scottish Parliament Presiding Officer Alex Fergusson MSP has been honoured for his outstanding contribution to rural affairs in Scotland.

Economy committee calls for lessons to be learned from failed Energy Technologies Institute

01.07.2008

Findings from a parliamentary inquiry published today have called for the Scottish Government to learn lessons from the failed bid to bring the headquarters of a new £1 billion energy technologies institute to Scotland.