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Covid 'spring booster' vaccination sessions planned across Ross-shire

Covid 'spring booster' vaccination sessions planned across Ross-shire

Covid 'spring booster' vaccination sessions planned across Ross-shire

THE Spring Booster campaign is continuing across NHS Highland with more clinics added for May.


Spring booster jags at Ross-shire pharmacy

Spring booster jags at Ross-shire pharmacy

Spring booster jags at Ross-shire pharmacy

Patients living in the Kyle area are being given the option to have their spring booster administered more locally at clinics at the local pharmacy.


Lockdown art project leads to oil painting exhibition for Black Isle man

Lockdown art project leads to oil painting exhibition for Black Isle man

Lockdown art project leads to oil painting exhibition for Black Isle man

A Vietnamese barista now living on the Black Isle is to stage his first art exhibition after teaching himself oil painting during lockdown.


Spring Covid-19 booster campaign in the Highlands

Spring Covid-19 booster campaign in the Highlands

Spring Covid-19 booster campaign in the Highlands

The spring booster campaign is continuing across the NHS Highland area with more clinics added for the month of May.


Long Covid sufferer completes 2022 Etape Loch Ness event

Long Covid sufferer completes 2022 Etape Loch Ness event

Long Covid sufferer completes 2022 Etape Loch Ness event

A 63-year-old long Covid sufferer from Northern Ireland has successfully completed the 2022 Etape Loch Ness with the help of oxygen cylinders.


Black Isle business closes as precaution as staff self-isolate

Black Isle business closes as precaution as staff self-isolate

Black Isle business closes as precaution as staff self-isolate

An acclaimed Black Isle cheese shop will be closed for 10 days as staff self-isolate as a precaution.


Black Isle care home hit by "significant" Covid outbreak

Black Isle care home hit by "significant" Covid outbreak

Black Isle care home hit by "significant" Covid outbreak

A Black Isle nursing home has been hit by a “significant” wave of Covid-related staff absences in the last fortnight.


Bug outbreaks close two wards at Raigmore Hospital

Bug outbreaks close two wards at Raigmore Hospital

Bug outbreaks close two wards at Raigmore Hospital

Cases of coronavirus and norovirus have resulted in two wards at Raigmore Hospital in Inverness being closed to new admissions.


Highland MSP adds 'resign now' call for Prime Minister and Chancellor in Partygate scandal

Highland MSP adds 'resign now' call for Prime Minister and Chancellor in Partygate scandal

Highland MSP adds 'resign now' call for Prime Minister and Chancellor in Partygate scandal

Highland MSP Emma Roddick was speaking after they were fined for attending lockdown parties


Warning issued over scam Covid text

Warning issued over scam Covid text

Warning issued over scam Covid text

Unsolicited text message from ‘TestNTrace’ advises recipient they have been a close contact of someone with Omicron


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