A Police Scotland spokesperson said the incident occurred around 9.15am and enquiries are continuing.
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The analysis, released every week and publically available on the Public Health Scotland website, highlight A&E attendance trends and the percentage of patients that are admitted, transferred or discharged within a four hour window.
NHS Highland said this guidance will remain under review and the health board says it will provide an update on visiting guidance as soon as it can.
Asked about the Belford Hospital in Fort William, the NHS Highland spokesperson told us all services are running but that they are experiencing raised levels of activity.
Louise Bussell, NHS Highland’s Chief Officer, said she was very grateful to all of the clinicians for giving their time to allow members of the steering group to gain a better understanding of the future clinical model in Lochaber.
The steering group was assured that NHS Highland will have an Initial Agreement prepared for submission to the Board in November 2021.
‘We have been told that the New Belford is NHS Highland’s top priority but it certainly doesn’t feel like that’ – Michael Foxley.
Young Fort William Shinty Club players Rhys Kennedy with Struan and Cameron Stephen helped in the handover of a televison and dongle to Belford Hospital staff
Mr Cameron said he welcomed the update from Ms Dudek, and especially the news that NHS Highland has put dedicated staff in place to drive forward the project, but wondered why it has taken so long to get to this point.
These will be split between the Belford staff endowment fund and Belford patient endowment fund to assist them in supplying staff and patients with basic necessities during this difficult time.