Ferret Fact Service looks at Ruth Davidson's claim that one-fifth of primary school leavers in Scotland is functionally illiterate.
Forty per cent of Scotland’s primary schools have no libraries and 99 per cent have no librarians.
Five schools in Angus and three schools in Dundee had defects that were similar to those found in Edinburgh private finance schools after a wall collapsed.
Members of a Government advisory group have enjoyed five-star luxury at an exclusive Edinburgh hotel.
Almost half of Scotland’s universities have increased the number of staff on zero hours contracts despite pledges to cut their use.