The PM's chief aide is facing calls from the opposition and some Tory MPs to resign over claims he flouted rules.
But education secretary admits parents will be nervous about safety of children returning to school.
The government could aid strategically important firms affected by the coronavirus pandemic.
A 42-year-old man died of his injuries after a gunman opened fire at Ardrossan in North Ayrshire.
The first minister says the impact of coronavirus on care homes "will haunt a lot of us for a long time".