Joan McAlpine, Scottish National Party MSP, has been appointed by the Daily Record as a columnist.
McAlpine has previously been deputy editor of The Herald and editor of the Sunday Times (Scotland). She currently writes a weekly column for The Scotsman.
Her new column, for the Daily Record, will be titled ‘Joan McAlpine: an independent woman’ and will be published on Tuesdays. She will begin within the next few weeks but in the mean time can be reached at email@example.com.