Ruth Davidson gets engaged to long-term partner Jen Wilson


Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson has got engaged to her long-term partner.

Davidson, 37, announced on Twitter that she had proposed to Jen Wilson, 34, during a trip to Paris.

A Scottish Conservative spokesman said: "Normally we wouldn't comment on personal issues but everybody in the party will want to wish Ruth and Jen the very best."

The engagement follows the Holyrood election in which Davidson led her party to become the second largest in the Scottish Parliament, overtaking Labour with 31 seats.

Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale sent congratulations from her and her partner Louise Riddell.