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Nicola Sturgeon puts education to the top of the class

Nicola Sturgeon visited an Edinburgh primary school as a prelude to elevating education to the top of the class in her new Programme for Government.

1 September 2015
Brian Taylor Political editor, Scotland

Sturgeon opens for business

The first minister has plenty of plans to please business, and dominate the political centre ground. Several of them require the brokering of conflicting interests – which is what a lot of government is about.

2 September 2015
Douglas Fraser Business/economy editor, Scotland


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