First Minister’s Reading Challenge celebration

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First Minister Nicola Sturgeon presented schools and pupils with awards at a celebration event to recognise outstanding participation in the First Minister’s Reading Challenge. FM @NicolaSturgeon presented schools and pupils with their @FMReadChallenge awards at a celebration event in Edinburgh: https://t.co/xWzBQ9dwY3 pic.twitter.com/ftJpSQJuJf — First Minister (@ScotGovFM) June 20, 2018   Almost 1,000 primary schools across… Read more »

500th Business Pledge

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500th Business Pledge

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon met Kristen and Ross Hunter from Whisky Frames Ltd, the 500th company to sign up to the Scottish Business Pledge. The Business Pledge is a shared mission between the Scottish Government and business, with the goal of boosting productivity, competitiveness and inclusive growth through fair work practices, employee engagement and development. Whisky… Read more »

#Cakes4Syria Campaign

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First Minister Nicola Sturgeon received a cake as part of the #Cakes4Syria campaign. The volunteer led campaign runs during Ramadan and raises money for the victims of the Syrian conflict. Thank you @NicolaSturgeon for supporting The Cake Campaign 💙💙💙 pic.twitter.com/NorMgGaJ22 — #Cakes4Syria (@TheCakeCampaign) June 12, 2018

First Minister meets Jewish community leaders

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The First Minister met Marie van der Zyl, the new President of the Board of Deputies of British Jews, accompanied by Philip Rosenberg, Director of Public Affairs, Board of Deputies; Evy Yedd, Chair of the Glasgow Jewish Representative Council and Micheline Brannan, Chair, Scottish Council of Jewish Communities. FM @NicolaSturgeon meets Marie van der Zyl, the new… Read more »

Inclusive play park opened

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FM opened Play As One play park

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon opened Play As One’s inclusive play park in Dunfermline – the largest of its kind in Scotland. FM @NicolaSturgeon opened @playas1scotland's inclusive play park in Dunfermline – the largest of its kind in Scotland. pic.twitter.com/epeaX76wma — First Minister (@ScotGovFM) June 4, 2018 The park has been specially designed so children with physical… Read more »

FM visits life sciences startup

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First Minister Nicola Sturgeon visited EnteroBiotix in Aberdeen – a life sciences startup developing medicinal products for patients suffering from diseases related to bacteria imbalances in the intestinal tract. FM @NicolaSturgeon and CMO @CathCalderwood1 visited @EnteroBiotix in Aberdeen to see their pioneering work and research to transform the treatment of C-difficile and other conditions. pic.twitter.com/Lz8dXZ9z0l —… Read more »