Tag: Kate Forbes

Ministerial approval for shinty board

Cabinet Secretary for Finance, and Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch MSP, Kate Forbes took part in the Camanachd Association September board meeting to discuss a number of topics relevant to the shinty community.

MSP calls on DVSA to find temporary Lochaber venue for theory tests

Following the pandemic measures, driving instructors may return to work as part of the next phase in easing out of lockdown  – but demand could be hampered if learner drivers’ only choice is to travel to an alternative location such as Inverness to sit their tests.

Skye MSP visits island’s new hospital site

The £20 million Skye, Lochalsh and South West Ross Community Hospital – which is due to open next year – will include 24 beds, an emergency department, x-ray and ultrasound services, a midwife-led community maternity unit and an infusion suite.