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Highland air connectivity raised at Scottish Parliament

Highland air connectivity raised at Scottish Parliament

Highland air connectivity raised at Scottish Parliament

Parliamentary Questions on the effect of Covid-19 on the region’s aviation industry have been lodged by Highlands and Islands Labour MSP Rhoda Grant.


MSP grills NHS Highland bosses at uncomfortable Holyrood session probing board finances

MSP grills NHS Highland bosses at uncomfortable Holyrood session probing board finances

MSP grills NHS Highland bosses at uncomfortable Holyrood session probing board finances

MSP Edward Mountain is 'deeply concerned' whether NHS Highland can deliver on its health and social care obligations


Highland MSPs greet new Covid restrictions as challenging but necessary amid a spike in infection and death rates.

Highland MSPs greet new Covid restrictions as challenging but necessary amid a spike in infection and death rates.

Highland MSPs greet new Covid restrictions as challenging but necessary amid a spike in infection and death rates.

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon announced the changes but some have called for an even more targeted response locally instead of blanket bans


Ross MSP welcomes 'targeted' coronavirus crackdown and urges public to follow rules

Ross MSP welcomes 'targeted' coronavirus crackdown and urges public to follow rules

Ross MSP welcomes 'targeted' coronavirus crackdown and urges public to follow rules

MSP Kate Forbes has welcomed confirmation that hospitality businesses in the Highlands can continue to operate despite new Covid-19 restrictions.


Highland MP calls for more support for struggling firms

Highland MP calls for more support for struggling firms

Highland MP calls for more support for struggling firms

The SNP has called again for the Treasury to turn its Bounce Back Loan Scheme into grants or equity – and write off repayments for struggling firms.


Six new Covid-19 cases detected in Highlands as Scotland braces for restrictions

Six new Covid-19 cases detected in Highlands as Scotland braces for restrictions

Six new Covid-19 cases detected in Highlands as Scotland braces for restrictions

SIX new cases of Covid-19 have been detected by NHS Highland.


Ross MP removes party whip of colleague after Covid confession

Ross MP removes party whip of colleague after Covid confession

Ross MP removes party whip of colleague after Covid confession

A ROSS MP has removed the party whip of a Westminster colleague who travelled on public transport while knowingly infected with Covid-19.


'We must not lose sight of what makes us human'

'We must not lose sight of what makes us human'

'We must not lose sight of what makes us human'

The Highlands and Islands MSP has raised concerns about the negative impact lockdown restrictions have on the long term mental health of residents.


'Save our pantos' plea over lack of Covid support

'Save our pantos' plea over lack of Covid support

'Save our pantos' plea over lack of Covid support

A ROSS MP has backed arts campaigners urging the UK chancellor to provide support for the millions missing out on lifeline lockdown assistance.


Ross MSP issues Covid-19 testing plea

Ross MSP issues Covid-19 testing plea

Ross MSP issues Covid-19 testing plea

A Ross-shire SNP MSP has called on the Scottish Government to improve access to Covid-19 testing for people living in her patch.


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