FM Endorsement for P&J

First Minister, Alex Salmond, can probably expect a drink or two from the Press and Journal’s Holyrood man, Tim Pauling, after providing a splendid plug for the newspaper in the Scottish Parliament.

Clashing with Scottish Labour leader, Wendy Alexander, over police numbers and pensions – especially in Grampian – Salmond remarked: “I think Wendy Alexander should extend her reading. The latest information on police numbers is set out in the Press and Journal on January 9 …perhaps I should offer her a subscription.”

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