1. ITV Report

Scottish party leaders prepare for live TV debate

The leaders of Scotland's main political parties are preparing for a live TV debate which will take place on Tuesday evening.

The five party leaders will be questioned on their policies by STV's political editor Bernard Ponsonby. Credit: PA/STV

SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon, Scottish Labour's Kezie Dugdale, Scottish Conservatives' Ruth Davidson, Scottish Liberal Democrat's Willie Rennie and Patrick Harvie of the Scottish Greens will all take part in the debate in front of a live audience at the Assembly Rooms in Edinburgh.

The audience will be made up of a representative sample of the Scottish electorate.

The election debate will be broadcast live on ITV Border Scotland at 8pm.