As-it-happened: First Minister's Questions on Thursday, 6 December

Key points

  • First Minister Alex Salmond answered questions from opposition party leaders and backbenchers in the chamber of the Scottish Parliament.
  • The weekly Q&A took place the day after Chancellor George Osborne confirmed Holyrood would receive an extra £331m in capital spending.
  • Questions were dominated by health issues, in particular the issue of funding specialist cancer drugs for NHS patients north of the border.

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  • Andrew Black 
  • Mona McAlinden 
  • Deirdre Kelly 

Last updated 6 December 2012

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