Glasgow-born Professor Niall Ferguson is among a series of high-profile speakers taking part in British Council Scotland’s Continental Shifts programme at the Edinburgh International Festival. Read more
Housebuilder Taylor Wimpey’s plans for a £62million development of up to 300 new homes in Inverurie are to go on show.
In a letter to the media, SBF Chief Executive Michael Levack says more must be done to increase apprenticeship opportunities in the construction industry or the Scottish Government will struggle to meet its target to create 25,000 modern apprenticeships per year. Read more
Alliance Scotland Driector Jacqui Hepburn writes about City of Edinburgh Council proposals to offer 50 young people four-year apprenticeship positions with the Council. Read more
British Council Scotland’s Senior Arts Adviser, Dana MacLeod, explains the importance of international delegations to the success of the Edinburgh Festivals (click on the link to download).