The website was down for a period of time. It had nothing to do with Russian hackers or anything else of a suspicious nature. Purely technical because verification rules have changed for domains and it took a little while to discover the issue.
Much is happening as parliaments resume, Brexit is getting bogged down, Tories are in open warfare mode but the SNP government has announced a highly praised legislative programme for the coming session that is receiving plaudits from many countries – not least those in England that would like to see some ambition in their own governmental circles.
The new Queensferry Crossing and Scotland taking the number one position as top visitor destination has drawn the attention of the world to a country that has a government with a positive and ambitious programme to deliver for the people of Scotland.