The number of children learning a musical instrument in Scottish schools has fallen dramatically during the pandemic, leading to fears lessons may be permanently affected.
The Scottish Government has been advising other public bodies on how to prevent the release of covid-19 spending information.
The Scottish Human Rights Commission has raised “deep concerns” as new research highlights many people relying on social care packages at home have had those reduced or completely withdrawn.
The Ferret and HuffPost investigate the impact of government austerity policy on the lives of disabled people in Scotland.
New data has revealed that Scottish councils have sold off more than 100 football pitches, which has been blamed on increased funding pressures.
A survey of the funding of every community council in Scotland has sparked claims that the bodies are being systematically undermined by a lack of support from local authorities.
Just three people in Scotland have been identified as at risk of being "drawn into terrorism" in Scotland since 2011.
The CCTV network that scans Scotland's streets, shops and parks is fragmented, obsolete and may violate the law, according to a secret police report.