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Coronavirus in Scotland LIVE: Latest updates on Thursday
Last updated: Thursday, 30 April, 2020, 21:23
- 1,475 people have died in Scotland from Covid-19
- There are 11,353 confirmed cases
- 60 new deaths in Scotland
"I cannot see a situation where all pupils, in all schools, will come back in one go" : John Swinney appeared on STV's Scotland Tonight
The Princess Royal congratulated the staff for the completion of NHS Louisa Jordan by video call
Nicola Sturgeon tweets a video of her joining in with #clapforourcarers
A four-year-old Scots boy is cycling 100 miles to raise money for the NHS
Watch: Edinburgh Stewart’s Melville College set to light up blue for NHS tonight
The display was the idea of two former students of the college.
Russian PM Mikhail Mishustin has tested positive for coronavirus
Early prisoner release scheme delayed to allow ‘final legal checks’
The original release date was set to be Thursday
Boris Johnson said he wanted to "wait until the end (of the pandemic) before making international comparisons" between the UK's coronavirus death total and other nations claiming "At the moment, I just think the data is not clear.”
The Prime Minister has said that he will release a comprehensive plan next week on easing lockdown
Holyrood Park car parks to be closed from tomorrow - except one
"Not all the time but occasionally I watch them and I think, yeah, she must have an insight into what I was really thinking" :Nicola Sturgeon appears on the radio and talks about comedian Jane Godley's voice over sketches
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has stated that the country is past the peak of the outbreak and we are now on 'the downward slope'
The Scottish Government has announced that VE Day anniversary events are to be moved online
Moving pictures capture Edinburgh NHS staff paying respects to former colleague Jane Murphy as her funeral passes A&E
The funeral for Edinburgh NHS worker Jane Murphy, who died after contracting Covid-19, has taken place in the city today.