Iain Duff has been appointed editor of the Scottish Press Association, replacing Christine Jardine.
Duff joined PA’s Scottish operation as news editor in March and takes overall responsibility for the agency’s 30-strong team of news, sports and photographic journalists.
Duff was previously deputy news editor and chief reporter of the Glasgow Evening Times. He began his career on the Western Gazette in Somerset.
Ian Rodgers has been promoted to sports editor of the Scottish Press Association after running the agency’s sports operation north of the border since March 2000.