Representing Border

Representing Border is ITV Border's Scottish political programme for the South of Scotland. Covering the events of Holyrood and Westminster that matter to people in the Scottish Borders and Dumfries and Galloway.

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Despite being defeated in Parliament the Scottish Government has refused to scrap National Standardised Assessments for the youngest pupils. Peter MacMahon speaks to the Education Secretary after John Swinney unveils a review of the tests for five year olds which concludes they should continue, albeit with modifications. Also on the programme, a green light for new rules on organ transplants. Now it will be presumed people have given their consent to donations unless they've said otherwise. And not that superfast. A South of Scotland MSP calls on Ministers to apologise after they admit the rollout of their scheme to provide a hundred percent broadband coverage has been delayed.

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