The Scottish Government scraps plans to cut taxes on air travel following pressure from environmental campaigners. The climbdown comes after the South of Scotland MSP Colin Smyth planned to force a vote on the issue in Holyrood. Peter MacMahon speaks to the Finance Secretary Derek Mackay. Also on the programme - twenty years on from the first Scottish Parliament elections how radical is Holyrood's record? And what should its ambitions be for the next two decades? We hear from the former Cabinet Secretary Alex Neil. And we discuss Holyrood's future with Alison Payne from the public policy institute Reform Scotland and Robin McAlpine from the think tank Common Weal.
Representing Border celebrates it's 500th instalment on Tuesday evening.
Our political editor Peter MacMahon blogs on the First Minister's caution over new powers to raise more cash for Holyrood.