2006 was hanselled with the reappearance of two old friends: the Skye Bridge and the Scottish Parliament construction project.  A BBC Radio documentary broadcast on 4 January included the revelation from former procurator fiscal David Hingston that, although responsible for many of the Skye Bridge toll non-payment prosecutions, he personally never saw the full text of the assignation” under which the collection of the tolls by a private company was legally justified