Scottish Labour has unveiled a plan to end the need for foodbanks, as figures show more than 60 children a day are relying on food hand-outs.
The chief executive of the Commonwealth Games Federation, Mike Hooper, has said it would be “inappropriate” to compare the Commonwealth Games village in Glasgow with the facilities that were provided in Delhi four years ago.
A national curling centre should be based in Stirling in the wake of sporting success at the Winter Olympics, an MSP has said.
Dundee and Stirling have both been offered consolation prizes after missing out on Scotland’s National Performance Centre for Sport.
British Swimming has given a strong indication that Stirling’s centre of excellence could lose its international training centre status.
A nationwide tour will take place to ask Scots what they want the lasting effect of next year’s Commonwealth Games to be.