Controversial legislation to merge the British Transport Police and Police Scotland might never be enacted, the Justice Secretary has said.
Justice Secretary Humza Yousaf is facing questions from MSPs after controversial plans to merge transport police with Police Scotland were called to a halt.
Rail services on two operators were disrupted on Saturday because of a fresh strike in the long-running dispute over guards on trains.
A man and a woman died and four people were injured in a seven-vehicle collision on the M5 in Somerset.
Two people have died and four others have been taken to hospital following a collision between a lorry and several cars on the M5.
The Government will face the most widespread industrial action in the rail industry for a generation if it presses ahead with plans to cut workers’ pay, a union leader has warned.
Fuel prices have risen for a 10th successive week.
Rail passengers have struggled for too long with a confusing ticketing system and poor service, consumer campaign group Which? says.
Moves to cut pay rises for railway workers could spark national strikes in the industry, a union leader has warned.
Rail workers at two companies are said to be solidly supporting a fresh strike in the long-running dispute over guards on trains.