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All babies in Scotland are being gifted a box full of essential items aimed at tackling inequality and promoting health.
The Baby Box includes essential items for a child's first weeks and months to support parents.
"We are committed to doing everything we can to give every baby born in Scotland the best possible start in life and the Baby Box is just one of the range of measures we are using to help babies and parents thrive in the crucial early months."
Minister for Childcare and Early Years Mark McDonald
The new Forth Bridge will be officially opened by the Queen on 4 September, 53 years to the day after she opened the adjoining Forth Road Bridge.
Prior to that date thousands will take part in the Queensferry Crossing Experience when people who have been successful in the public ballot will walk over the bridge.
"The Queensferry Crossing is a symbol of a confident, forward-looking Scotland and – as well as providing a vital transport connection for many years to come – it is a truly iconic structure and a feat of modern engineering."
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon
The first part of the Scottish Growth Scheme, a financial package to help businesses thrive, is the £200 million Scottish-European Growth Co-investment Programme.
"The Scottish Growth Scheme is a £500 million boost to support businesses and jobs at a time when the UK Government stance on Brexit continues to present a huge threat to jobs and prosperity."
Finance Secretary Derek Mackay
Page updated: Tuesday, August 15, 2017