The UK is at last to sign the UN Convention on the Rights of a Child in full which will force the UK Border Agency to put the welfare of migrant children first when making decisions about deportation. Full story is here at the BBC.
As far as I'm aware this is the first blog aimed mainly at demystifying divorce and family law in Scotland. To avoid any doubt I am not a lawyer or any other professional working in this field. Fiona isn't my real name. I chose Princess Fiona as an avatar because she is very different from how she might first appear. Underneath the archetypal fairy tale princess persona Fiona is really very independent, resourceful and isn't afraid of engaging in combat.
Whilst every effort will be taken to ensure the accuracy of the information, this blog is based on my thoughts and personal experiences so please don't treat anything in it as an alternative to professional advice.