A total of 10 residents of Home Farm care home at Portree died after an outbreak of coronavirus earlier this year.
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Highlands and Islands MSP and new Shadow Health Secretary, Donald Cameron, said the local community could not wait forever and rightly expected to see real progress in the next months ahead on the hospital replacement project.
Local MSP Kate Forbes has said she hopes the beginning of the new school term in the Highlands will bring back ‘a small element of normality’ for the region’s young people.
Local MSP Kate Forbes speaks out after council passes a motion calling for more resources after another weekend of mayhem.
The problems prompted a conference telephone summit last week, hosted by Fergus Ewing, Cabinet Secretary for the Rural Economy and Tourism, which involved representatives from local community councils and organisations along the Road to the Isles, and which was organised by local MSP Kate Forbes.
It came in the wake of a weekend that saw hundreds of campers descend on Glen Etive, leaving piles of rubbish, with problems also reported on beaches at Morar and Arisaig.
The Scottish Parliament’s Finance Committee has warned that demographic changes could pose risks to Scottish public spending, and the ability to fund the NHS.
MSP encourages people to add views to consultation as statistics show 40 per cent rise in worrying attacks
Warning from the Federation of Small Businesses as Fort William sees 43 per cent drop in debit card spending in same period as last year.