Scotland's First Minister has accused the UK Government of "playing games" over Trident as MPs prepare to vote on the renewal of the nuclear deterrent.
New Cabinet Minister Andrea Leadsom has warned it would be sensible not to employ a man to look after children in case they are a paedophile.
Scottish Secretary David Mundell has insisted there is "no mood" in Scotland for a second independence referendum as Theresa May prepares to meet First Minister Nicola Sturgeon in Edinburgh.
Theresa May has been appointed the UK's second female Prime Minister.
Scotland and Northern Ireland will not be able to attain special EU status in the wake of Brexit, Theresa Villiers has insisted.
(The prospect of Brexit has become "almost synonymous with recession", comedian Eddie Izzard claimed as he campaigned for a vote to stay in the EU.
A majority of people do not want a second independence referendum if Scotland is taken out of Europe against its will, according to a new poll.