Good morning and welcome to our coverage of the Scottish Parliament for Wednesday 25 January 2017.
First up this morning, we will bring you full and extensive coverage of the Education Committee as it takes evidence from the Commission on Widening Access and the Commissioner for Fair Access.
In the chamber this afternoon, we begin with portfolio questions as health and sport ministers are quizzed by MSPs.
Scottish Labour will then lead a debate on the budget, asking Parliament not to support it in its current form.
After decision time, SNP MSP Emma Harper will lead this evening's member's debate on celebrating Burns and the Scots language.