The First Minister's Reading Challenge will be trialled up to S3 at six schools to help stem the drop in reading for pleasure when pupils move from primary to secondary school.
Man Arrested After Shots Fired
A man has been arrested after shots were fired at a house in the capital.
It happened on Gilmerton Dykes Avenue, Edinburgh, between 5am and 7am yesterday.
Nobody was injured but damage was caused to the property.
Police said a 24-year-old man has been arrested.
He is due to appear at Edinburgh Sheriff Court tomorrow.
Police are appealing for information about the incident.
Scottish Transport Minister Humza Yousaf has claimed "nobody can hold a candle" to Scotland's bridges after unveiling a plaque commemorating the Forth Bridge's world heritage status.
Family members now spend an average 13 hours a week providing childcare and the average cost is now £4.19 an hour for each child.
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