Tag: Government

The Oban Times
‘Insane’ visa wait puts refugees’ arrival on hold

Lismore and Appin have decided to register as community hosts so that refugees who have chosen the Scottish Government as their sponsor will be placed with them either as bigger families or families who are already known to each other but when they could start arriving is unknown

Covid emergency funds for culture

A compensation package worth £65 million for culture and major events that have lost income due to the Covid-19 pandemic has been announced by the Scottish Government

Coll’s frustration grows over water supply woe

Despite pleas direct to Scottish government ministers and to Scottish Water there has been very little progress made so far, according to a working group set up on the island to try and solve the problem.