23 November 2014 Last updated at 21:57 ET

Delayed C. diff outbreak report dueVale of Leven graphic

A five-year inquiry into Scotland's worst outbreak of Clostridium difficile (C. diff) will be published later.

Alistair Wilson. Pic: Northern ConstabularyNew appeal over Nairn gun murder

Police are expected to make a fresh appeal later for information on the murder 10 years ago of Nairn banker Alistair Wilson.

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A call for all children to be automatically enrolled in their local library is made at the start of Book Week Scotland.

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