Good luck to all those involved in the forthcoming "Forth Valley MiniTrials" due to take place in :
Falkirk on 22 September;
Alloa on 1 November; and
Stirling on 3 November.
All these events have been organised by John MacFarlane of the Crown Office Strategy Development Team and are supported by the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service, the Scottish Courts and Tribunals Service, Police Scotland, local bar associations, social work departments and G4S.
An update will follow.