More than one in four young carers in Scotland are carrying out their duties alone, according to a study.
Injured Fife Baby Dies
Police are investigating the death of a five-month-old baby girl from Fife.
Hayley Davidson was admitted to hospital after officers attended a property in Buckhaven on Sunday.
They were responding to a call reporting concern for the child, who died at Edinburgh's Royal Hospital for Sick Children on Wednesday afternoon.
Her family said in a statement: "Hayley is a beautiful baby girl who was loved by everyone who met her and we, as a family, wish to be left alone to grieve at this difficult and trying time.''
A post mortem examination will be carried out and police said a "thorough and rigorous'' investigation into the death is under way.
Chief Inspector Adrian Annandale, based at Levenmouth police station, said: "This is an extremely tragic and sensitive case and I'd like to reassure Hayley's family as well as the wider community that we're conducting a robust investigation and appreciate the assistance provided.''
A Scottish brewery has signed a deal to distribute its beer in Asia.
Snow is expected to return to Scotland this week as Storm Doris sweeps in.
A two-year-old boy found dead in a rural river has been named by police.
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