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04/06/13 11:31

Planning summit in Ayr

The people of Scotland deserve a high performing, modern planning system that places a stronger focus on economic recovery, Planning Minister Derek Mackay said today.

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04/06/13 11:12

FM visits pandas during Zoo centenary celebrations

Volunteers’ Week visit marks recruitment of 100th volunteer in Zoo’s 100th year.

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04/06/13 10:37

Rise in new house building starts

The total number of new homes started in the year to December 2012 increased by 2 per cent from the previous year - the first increase in a calendar year since 2006 - official statistics confirmed today.

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04/06/13 10:14

Police numbers at all-time high

Commitment for 1,000 extra officers in communities exceeded.

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04/06/13 09:46

Publication of Housing statistics for Scotland

This release provides updates to information on new house building and local authority house sales up to 31 March 2013 (Q1) for social sector new build and Affordable Housing Supply Programme (AHSP), or 31 December 2012 (Q4) for other quarterly series. An explanatory document providing background information on the statistics is also available.

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04/06/13 09:45

Police officer quaterly strength statistics

An Official Statistics Publication for Scotland

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04/06/13 00:01

Dignity at work

£200,000 for anti-bullying projects in NHS Scotland.

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03/06/13 10:14

Grangemouth biomass station approved

Plant will generate enough power for around 130,000 homes

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02/06/13 11:04

Tackling child sexual exploitation

New scheme announced to identify children at risk.

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02/06/13 10:49

More support needed for Scottish soldiers

Veterans Minister demands action in light of on-going uncertainty for troops and families.

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