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No place in today's Scotland for defence of 'provocation by sexual infidelity' in killings, says Highlands and Islands MSP

No place in today's Scotland for defence of 'provocation by sexual infidelity' in killings, says Highlands and Islands MSP

No place in today's Scotland for defence of 'provocation by sexual infidelity' in killings, says Highlands and Islands MSP

Newly-elected regional MSP Emma Roddick is calling for a change in the law to stop jealous killers getting away with murder.


Highland set to move to level one coronavirus restrictions

Highland set to move to level one coronavirus restrictions

Highland set to move to level one coronavirus restrictions

Highland will go down from level two to level one Covid-19 restrictions from Saturday it has been confirmed.


Kate Forbes MSP: 'I think we have lost the ability to debate the issue without hating the person'

Kate Forbes MSP: 'I think we have lost the ability to debate the issue without hating the person'

Kate Forbes MSP: 'I think we have lost the ability to debate the issue without hating the person'

Kate Forbes has said she has had to “tiptoe” around her religious beliefs while also saying the country has lost the “ability to debate”.


Ross-shire councillors say committee shake-up will benefit area they represent

Ross-shire councillors say committee shake-up will benefit area they represent

Ross-shire councillors say committee shake-up will benefit area they represent

Dingwall and Seaforth go it alone committee move is welcomed by local Highland councillors.


Ross-shire MSP Maree Todd is moved to a new role after Nicola Sturgeon's major cabinet reshuffle

Ross-shire MSP Maree Todd is moved to a new role after Nicola Sturgeon's major cabinet reshuffle

Ross-shire MSP Maree Todd is moved to a new role after Nicola Sturgeon's major cabinet reshuffle

She has been appointed minister for public health, women's health and sport


Highland MSP Fergus Ewing says it has been privilege to serve in departure letter to First Minister Nicola Sturgeon

Highland MSP Fergus Ewing says it has been privilege to serve in departure letter to First Minister Nicola Sturgeon

Highland MSP Fergus Ewing says it has been privilege to serve in departure letter to First Minister Nicola Sturgeon

Veteran MSP pledges his on-going support from the backbenches


More than 3000 Scottish Child Payments made in the Highlands

More than 3000 Scottish Child Payments made in the Highlands

More than 3000 Scottish Child Payments made in the Highlands

A total of £124,080 of Scottish Child Payments have been made in the Highland region since its launch.


Highland Council agrees to appoint deputy chief executive

Highland Council agrees to appoint deputy chief executive

Highland Council agrees to appoint deputy chief executive

Recruitment to the new £122K post had been delayed amid fallout from controversial education consultant appointment


MSP Kate Forbes says she is 'delighted' to retain her position as the cabinet secretary for finance and the economy

MSP Kate Forbes says she is 'delighted' to retain her position as the cabinet secretary for finance and the economy

MSP Kate Forbes says she is 'delighted' to retain her position as the cabinet secretary for finance and the economy

Her brief has been expanded to include economic strategy and tourism


Highland MSP issues crisis demand: 'Fix the ferries'

Highland MSP issues crisis demand: 'Fix the ferries'

Highland MSP issues crisis demand: 'Fix the ferries'

A HIGHLAND MSP has issued a "fix the ferries" demand to transport chiefs as pressure mounts over reduced capacity and increased demand from visitors.


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