Tricia Marwick, the former Presiding Office of the Scottish Parliament, has been announced as the new chair of NHS Fife.
The Scottish Government's first female presiding officer has thanked a Dundee make-up artist who helped her look well during treatment for bowel cancer.
The inspirational work and contributions that unsung individuals, businesses, schools and voluntary organisations have made to the Fife community were recognised at the ninth annual Kingdom FM Local Hero Awards on Friday August 26.
Special tribute was paid to recently retired Scottish Parliament Presiding Officer Tricia Marwick as she received a lifetime achievement award in front of a home crowd in Glenrothes.
The first female Presiding Officer of the Scottish Parliament turned down an honour from The Queen, The Courier can reveal.
Ken Macintosh is the new Presiding Officer of the Scottish Parliament.
Holyrood's MSPs have been sworn in for the fifth session of the Scottish Parliament.
Murdo Fraser is vying to keep the role of Holyrood’s Presiding Officer wedded to Fife by carrying forward Tricia Marwick’s reform agenda.
Prince Charles is set to join newly elected MSPs at a special service before the first sitting of the new Scottish Parliament.
In the second part of a pre-election mini-series, Michael Alexander meets SNP candidate Jenny Gilruth who is vying to replace Nationalist veteran Tricia Marwick in the Mid Fife and Glenrothes constituency.