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Ross-shire cafe appeals for community support after Covid setback

Ross-shire cafe appeals for community support after Covid setback

Ross-shire cafe appeals for community support after Covid setback

An Easter Ross cafe which closed following a Covid-19 staff alert is set to reopen on Friday.


Army poised to aid Highland ambulance service

Army poised to aid Highland ambulance service

Army poised to aid Highland ambulance service

MILITARY personnel could be used across the Highlands and in Inverness to ease pressure on the Scottish Ambulance Service.


Highland GP issues warning over impact of 'relentless negativity' on primary care

Highland GP issues warning over impact of 'relentless negativity' on primary care

Highland GP issues warning over impact of 'relentless negativity' on primary care

False claims about patients being unable to see GPs is having a negative impact on morale in the primary care sector.


Ross-shire cafe closes to allow staff to self-isolate

Ross-shire cafe closes to allow staff to self-isolate

Ross-shire cafe closes to allow staff to self-isolate

A popular Easter Ross cafe says it will be closed from today due to staff self-isolating.


Ross town's community fridge team reaches out for new recruits

Ross town's community fridge team reaches out for new recruits

Ross town's community fridge team reaches out for new recruits

The Dingwall Community Fridge team is appealing for volunteers to help with stock pick-ups and cleaning.


Ross school's pupils will return to classrooms tomorrow's after negative Covid-19 tests confirmed

Ross school's pupils will return to classrooms tomorrow's after negative Covid-19 tests confirmed

Ross school's pupils will return to classrooms tomorrow's after negative Covid-19 tests confirmed

An Easter Ross primary school closed today following a Covid-19 track and trace alert WILL open tomorrow, it has confirmed.


Mobile Covid testing units to open in Inverness and Alness next week

Mobile Covid testing units to open in Inverness and Alness next week

Mobile Covid testing units to open in Inverness and Alness next week

Rapid Covid-19 community testing will be available in Inverness and Alness throughout next week.


Easter Ross practice refers Covid-19 vaccination patients to drop-in clinics

Easter Ross practice refers Covid-19 vaccination patients to drop-in clinics

Easter Ross practice refers Covid-19 vaccination patients to drop-in clinics

AN Easter Ross medical practice says it has now finished its Covid-19 vaccination clinics and referred patients to drop-in sessions elsewhere.


Covid-19 Testalot unit rolls into Ross-shire village

Covid-19 Testalot unit rolls into Ross-shire village

Covid-19 Testalot unit rolls into Ross-shire village

The community testing programme aims to encourage twice weekly testing to limit spread of the virus as much as possible.


'Life is much more than the pandemic – thank you Emma for giving us a big lift'

'Life is much more than the pandemic – thank you Emma for giving us a big lift'

'Life is much more than the pandemic – thank you Emma for giving us a big lift'

Emma Raducana's fairytale US Open tennis victory has been provided a huge lift at a time of ongoing uncertainty over the Covid-19 pandemic.


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