• Education secretary Angela Constance attends isles for special event.
• Pupils from the current school are also there to see the stone being revealed.
• Foundation stone will form part of memory cairn which will gradually take shape.
• Civic reception for Island Games athletes and isles gymnasts.
• SIGA chairman to step down.
• Athletes represent Shetland with great deal of pride.
• Political leader says isles get a poor deal out of £100 million Scottish government attainment fund.
• He points to £10 million education funding gap in the isles.
• Isles MSP says SNP authority’s policy is being badly run.
• Careers advice for pupils should start much earlier so that they become aware of the opportunities in the workplace.
• That is the view of Scottish minister for Fair Work, Skills and Training Roseanna Cunningham.
• She is in Shetland to launch a new service to bring careers information and advice to S1.
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