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MSP welcomes expansion of rural postcodes for coronavirus home test kits

MSP welcomes expansion of rural postcodes for coronavirus home test kits

MSP welcomes expansion of rural postcodes for coronavirus home test kits

Home test kits were unavailable for some locations because the Royal Mail system was unable to send the kits to laboratories quickly enough.


People in the Highlands facing a ‘cost of living crisis’

People in the Highlands facing a ‘cost of living crisis’

People in the Highlands facing a ‘cost of living crisis’

In the Highland Council area, as many as 17,700 have been forced to apply for council tax exemption.


Village projects gain more than £56,000 of Scottish Government stimulus cash

Village projects gain more than £56,000 of Scottish Government stimulus cash

Village projects gain more than £56,000 of Scottish Government stimulus cash

EFFORTS to increase tourism in a Ross-shire village have received a boost after councillors allocated more than £56,000 to a number of local projects.


Dry cleaners should not be hung out to dry due to covid, says MSP

Dry cleaners should not be hung out to dry due to covid, says MSP

Dry cleaners should not be hung out to dry due to covid, says MSP

No funding available is available for these business in spite of service industry suffering from a downturn in trade.


Minister ‘appalled’ by widespread gamekeeper abuse

Minister ‘appalled’ by widespread gamekeeper abuse

Minister ‘appalled’ by widespread gamekeeper abuse

Minister committed to the supporting workers.


New lockdown restrictions announced impacting takeaways, click and collect, outdoor drinking and home working

New lockdown restrictions announced impacting takeaways, click and collect, outdoor drinking and home working

New lockdown restrictions announced impacting takeaways, click and collect, outdoor drinking and home working

First Minister says the changes were prompted by the highest weekly death toll since May


Dingwall MSP welcomes opening of new dialysis unit

Dingwall MSP welcomes opening of new dialysis unit

Dingwall MSP welcomes opening of new dialysis unit

Kate Forbes MSP has welcomed the beginning of NHS Highland’s new renal dialysis service unit on the Isle of Skye.


Jobs and livelihoods at risk from Brexit debacle, warns Ross-based MSP

Jobs and livelihoods at risk from Brexit debacle, warns Ross-based MSP

Jobs and livelihoods at risk from Brexit debacle, warns Ross-based MSP

Ross-based Highlands and Islands MSP Maree Todd is demanding action over post-Brexit delays that are costing firms dear.


OPINION: Brexit deal is a bad one for Scottish fishing fleet

OPINION: Brexit deal is a bad one for Scottish fishing fleet

OPINION: Brexit deal is a bad one for Scottish fishing fleet

Fergus Ewing MSP believes the Brexit deal is not good news for Scotland.


Ross-shire year in review in words and pictures

Ross-shire year in review in words and pictures

Ross-shire year in review in words and pictures

The first part of a look back in words and pictures of a tumultuous year for Ross-shire.


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