Volunteers from national water retailer Wave teamed up with Scottish Canals to help clean up the waterways at The Falkirk Wheel, the world’s only rotating boatlift.
Singer Lewis Capaldi is the latest Scottish pop artist to sign property agency Coulters’ sponsored sculpture for the Oor Wullie’s Big Bucket Trail.
Scottish entrepreneur Robert Kilgour has launched a £2 million cancer research appeal with a personal pledge to match the first £100,000 of donations.
The University of Edinburgh became the first in Scotland for 36 years to be crowned champion of the long running BBC quiz show University Challenge.
Former UKIP leader Nigel Farage has placed a £1,000 bet at 3/1 on his newly-formed Brexit Party winning the most seats if the European Elections go ahead on 23 May.