Quotes of the Week

3rd February 2012 at 00:00

"I am actually the minister, I know this." Michael Russell, education minister, irritably refuting fears repeatedly voiced at a student Q and A event in Glasgow, that John Wheatley College has no future.

"The young men training the dogs tend to recognise the parallels in terms of their situations." Rebecca Leonardi, Stirling University postgraduate, on an innovative scheme where Scottish young offenders train rescue dogs to give both a better future.

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