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Bereaved Inverness parents thanked by MSP for their inspirational support in road safety campaign

Bereaved Inverness parents thanked by MSP for their inspirational support in road safety campaign

Bereaved Inverness parents thanked by MSP for their inspirational support in road safety campaign

20 November 2019

AN INVERNESS couple have been commended for backing a road safety campaign after their teenage son was killed in a car crash.


LifeScan Scotland directors downplay fears over Brexit impact

LifeScan Scotland directors downplay fears over Brexit impact

LifeScan Scotland directors downplay fears over Brexit impact

18 November 2019

ONE of the region’s biggest private employers believes Brexit will not have a long-term “material impact” on the business.


Speed fears spark road survey pledge

Speed fears spark road survey pledge

Speed fears spark road survey pledge

18 November 2019

A SPEED survey is to be carried out on a busy stretch of road on the Black Isle following an appeal by locals to their MSP.


Complaint over Nairn railway ticket machine passed to Transport Secretary

Complaint over Nairn railway ticket machine passed to Transport Secretary

Complaint over Nairn railway ticket machine passed to Transport Secretary

17 November 2019

Labour MSP David Stewart is angry that a problem with the self-service kiosk at Nairn Station flagged up in the summer took three months to fix.


General Election 2019: All Highland candidates declared

General Election 2019: All Highland candidates declared

General Election 2019: All Highland candidates declared

14 November 2019

In total 18 candidates are seeking election for the three north constituencies.


MSP seeks answers after flu jab programme delayed in Highlands

MSP seeks answers after flu jab programme delayed in Highlands

MSP seeks answers after flu jab programme delayed in Highlands

14 November 2019

ANSWERS are being sought by the Highlands and Islands Labour MSP David Stewart following delays to the flu vaccination programme.


Another Audit Scotland report into NHS Highland finances expected

Another Audit Scotland report into NHS Highland finances expected

Another Audit Scotland report into NHS Highland finances expected

14 November 2019

NHS Highland is likely to be audited for the third time in three consecutive years by Audit Scotland due to continued financial challenges.


Scottish Government accused of risking 'festive misery' over airport pay dispute

Scottish Government accused of risking 'festive misery' over airport pay dispute

Scottish Government accused of risking 'festive misery' over airport pay dispute

13 November 2019

The Scottish Government has been accused of prolonging the stand-off in the current industrial dispute at Highland airports.


Smacking ban bill makes progress

Smacking ban bill makes progress

Smacking ban bill makes progress

08 November 2019

A bill by north MSP John Finnie to ban smacking children has received Royal Assent.


Time is running out to stand to be MP

Time is running out to stand to be MP

Time is running out to stand to be MP

08 November 2019

Highland Council has confirmed the timetable for the General Election for the three Westminster constituencies in the region


MSP questions process for NHS Highland bullying and harassment cases

MSP questions process for NHS Highland bullying and harassment cases

MSP questions process for NHS Highland bullying and harassment cases

07 November 2019

Highlands Labour MSP David Stewart has questioned the Health Secretary about the process for NHS Highland to deal with bullying and harassment cases.


NHS Highland needs "significantly more help" MSP claims

NHS Highland needs "significantly more help" MSP claims

NHS Highland needs "significantly more help" MSP claims

07 November 2019

MSP Edward Mountain tabled an emergency question on help for NHS Highland after a critical Audit Scotland report.


Brexit supply fears aired by rural economy minister Fergus Ewing

Brexit supply fears aired by rural economy minister Fergus Ewing

Brexit supply fears aired by rural economy minister Fergus Ewing

03 November 2019

Fergus Ewing has raised fears that Brexit could impact the Highland food chain – and school meals in particular.


LONGER READ: Inverness by-election candidates explain why they want your vote

LONGER READ: Inverness by-election candidates explain why they want your vote

LONGER READ: Inverness by-election candidates explain why they want your vote

03 November 2019

Candidates to replace former councillor Richard Laird make their pitch ahead of the November 14 vote


ELECTION: Lib Dem and Labour candidates bidding to unseat SNP MP

ELECTION: Lib Dem and Labour candidates bidding to unseat SNP MP

ELECTION: Lib Dem and Labour candidates bidding to unseat SNP MP

31 October 2019

Two party candidates have so far been declared to battle the SNP's Drew Hendry for the Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey seat at Westminster


Culture minister involved in talks as campaign grows to find new home for Inverness music venue

Culture minister involved in talks as campaign grows to find new home for Inverness music venue

Culture minister involved in talks as campaign grows to find new home for Inverness music venue

30 October 2019

FURTHER talks will take place next week amid continued efforts to find a new home for a popular music venue in Inverness.


Fury over delay bringing broadband to the Highlands

Fury over delay bringing broadband to the Highlands

Fury over delay bringing broadband to the Highlands

30 October 2019

MSP shocked and dismayed at consequences for constituents


Inverness MP organises funding fair to help connect community groups with cash

Inverness MP organises funding fair to help connect community groups with cash

Inverness MP organises funding fair to help connect community groups with cash

28 October 2019

Inverness MP Drew Hendry has organised an event to connect community groups and individuals with funding and support opportunities for their projects.


Climate emergency and repopulation on the agenda of convention

Climate emergency and repopulation on the agenda of convention

Climate emergency and repopulation on the agenda of convention

28 October 2019

Scottish ministers are gathering in Inverness today for a special convention to discuss how to tackle issues affecting the Highlands and Islands.


MP contests £1.2m bill for plumber

MP contests £1.2m bill for plumber

MP contests £1.2m bill for plumber

22 October 2019

The Inverness MP has called for an exemption to part of the pension law which led to a retired city plumber being hit with a shock bill for £1.2m.


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