New interest free loans for Scottish commuters, businesses and Hackney cab drivers.
New support for carers being considered for when powers are devolved.
More than £20 million for councils to improve attainment.
FCBC now expects more time will be needed to complete new Forth bridge
Farmers and crofters urged to get their SAF and BES applications in as soon as possible.
Land Reform Secretary highlights right to buy opportunities.
Scotland’s leaders to be driving force in their communities.
Funding will enable communities to buy out buildings and land.
The number of households in Scotland has continued to increase, though the rate of growth is smaller than before the economic downturn.