One of the first duties of newly-appointed First Minister Nicola Sturgeon was to visit a community project in Loanhead.
Last week Ms Sturgeon chose to tour The Kabin, adjacent to Paradykes Primary school.
The First Minister met with user groups, staff and board members, including local MSP Colin Beattie spending around an hour at the centre.
She also spent some time with some of the children who use the facility and gave a demonstration of their cooking skills.
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