Further information: Thomson invited Canadian television producer Rai Purdy to become the station's first head of programming. In the months leading up to opening night, Purdy pledged that the new channel would provide first class entertainment and as much cultural programming as possible as well as allowing Scottish talent every opportunity to develop and be seen on STV. It also sponsored Scottish Opera and televised live opera and ballet, networking more opera than similar television companies.
Scottish politician Alex Cole-Hamilton said he left his daughter Darcy watching YouTube but then heard an 'awful strangulated scream' before she turned to him and uttered the chilling words 'I have swallowed a penny'. She stopped breathing and the MSP quickly began resuscitating her using skills he remembered from a first aid course 25 years ago. Although the coin didn't come up, his actions were enough to dislodge it allowing Darcy to breathe again. Father-of-three Mr Cole-Hamilton then called and she was taken to hospital where the coin was removed under anaesthetic. The 50 cent euro coin his daughter Darcy choked on and had to be rushed to the Royal Hospital for Sick Children in Edinburgh, known as The Sick Kids Hospital The Lib Dem politician told the Daily Record he had been about to go to an event to meet wife Gill and was handing Darcy over to a babysitter when the ordeal began. He said:
Donald Trump at the house in Tong, on the Isle of Lewis, where his mother was brought up before she emigrated to the United States The billionaire visited his mother's house and his cousins in after flying in on his private Tristar with 'Trump' emblazened on its side. One thing that Mr Trump has in common with adherents of the old religion on Lewis is that he takes the pledge and does not drink. He suffered the horror of watching his own brother Freddy die of alcoholism, which reinforced whatever strictures he absorbed at his mother's knee.
Madhuri Sawant. The students use tabs provided to them during the class. The unique feature of this platform allows the teacher to identify every student's difficulty separately through the software's artificial intelligence.