Former Conservative MP Sir Albert McQuarrie - who was known as the "Buchan Bulldog" - has died at the age of 98.
Labour peer Gulam Noon, who was known as the curry king, has died aged 79, it has been announced.
Canadian politician Flora MacDonald has died aged 89.
Dick Douglas, the MP who defected from Labour to the SNP, has died at the age of 82.
David Cameron has led tributes to record-breaking athlete and Tory former minister Sir Christopher Chataway, describing him as “one of a kind” and a “great Briton”.
Flags at the Scottish Parliament flew at half mast following the death of SNP MSP Brian Adam, 64, after a long battle with cancer.