The Queen visited a city farm in Edinburgh where she met volunteers and was joined on a tour by a “cheeky duck who thinks she’s a human”.
Stars of Scottish sport, charity campaigners and military veterans have received honours from the Queen during an investiture at the Palace of Holyroodhouse.
A man who was not told he had hepatitis C which was likely linked to infected blood products until nine years after being diagnosed has told an inquiry there was a “coalition of secrecy” around the scandal.
Former Scotland rugby international Doddie Weir will receive an OBE from the Queen on Tuesday.
The Infected Blood Inquiry will hold its first hearings in Scotland later.
The Queen has hailed the “remarkable” Scottish Parliament as she took part in an event to celebrate its 20th anniversary.
The Queen has arrived at the Scottish Parliament for a special event taking place as part of its 20th anniversary celebrations.
The Queen is to address the Scottish Parliament as part of its 20th anniversary celebrations.
Nicola Sturgeon has said the choice of having Jeremy Hunt or Boris Johnson as the next prime minister is like “asking me if I’d prefer to be run down by a lorry or a bus”.
Fourteen people have been rescued by boat from a rugby club after it was hit by flooding.
Heavy rain has battered parts of the UK with some areas left flooded at the start of a week where temperatures are expected to rise above 30C across the UK.