Today marks a brand new chapter for the Scottish Parliament as people, the Parliament and Her Majesty The Queen join together to celebrate the Third Session of the Scottish Parliament, alongside guests from Scotland and around the world.
Third Session of the Scottish Parliament
Singing star Keith Jack, runner up in reality TV show Any Dream Will Do, is to complete the music line-up at tomorrow’s Picnic in the Parliament concert.
One of Scotland’s most successful indie rock bands, Idlewild, are to headline the free Picnic at the Parliament event celebrating the Scottish Parliament’s Third Session on Saturday 30 June.
New procurement guidelines which aim to place greater emphasis upon environmental and social issues were published today by the Scottish Parliament in a month long consultation that is open to the public.
The membership of a panel appointed to carry out a full scale review of parliamentary allowances was announced today by the Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body (SPCB).
Highly regarded bandleader, composer, producer and arranger Major Kevin Lamb, of Perth, is set to conduct newly composed fanfares for Her Majesty The Queen ahead of her address to mark the Third Session of the Scottish Parliament on Saturday 30 June.
A Stranraer woman, Penny Halliday, met today with the Presiding Officer Alex Fergusson MSP ahead of her attendance at the activities to mark the Third Session of the Scottish Parliament on Saturday 30 June.
The people of today’s Scotland will be at the centre of celebrations organised by the Parliament to mark the opening of its Third Session.
Edinburgh-born Bill Jameson, who has been cleaning the Crown of Scotland for more than 50 years, will finally get to see the fruits of his labour.
The Scottish Parliament today announced a photographic competition as part of the celebrations taking place on Saturday 30 June marking the Third Session of the Scottish Parliament.
A full scale review of parliamentary allowances was announced today by the Scottish Parliamentary Corporate Body (SPCB).
The Scottish Parliament has today published its Annual Report detailing the work of Holyrood from 1 July 2006 to 2 April 2007.
The Scottish Parliament has today published online MSPs’ expenses data for the first three quarters of the financial year 2006/2007.
Performers from across Scotland, traditional and contemporary, will join together for a day of Scottish Parliament activities on Saturday 30 June celebrating Scotland’s heritage and modern achievements.
Seven schools from across Scotland were today recognised at the Scottish School Magazine of the Year Awards – and received a unique invitation to get the inside story on the Scottish Parliament.
Holyrood’s think tank, Scotland’s Futures Forum, will join forces on Thursday with VisitScotland’s Scenario Planning Group for Scottish Tourism to consider “Changing Worlds and Global Markets: Understanding the Implications for Scottish Tourism”.