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MSP calls on Highland residents to volunteer during virus outbreak

MSP calls on Highland residents to volunteer during virus outbreak

MSP calls on Highland residents to volunteer during virus outbreak

HIGHLAND residents have been urged to volunteer in their communities during the coronavirus pandemic.


Call for 'fairer' Highland electricity prices

Call for 'fairer' Highland electricity prices

Call for 'fairer' Highland electricity prices

UK government figures show the north of Scotland pays more for electricity than anywhere else in the country.


Prime Minister tests positive for coronavirus

Prime Minister tests positive for coronavirus

Prime Minister tests positive for coronavirus

Highland MP Ian Blackford has wished Prime Minister Boris Johnson well after he tested positive for coronavirus.


MSP ‘stunned’ by answer to question about investment in A82

MSP ‘stunned’ by answer to question about investment in A82

MSP ‘stunned’ by answer to question about investment in A82

MSP David Stewart has expressed disappointment the Scottish Government does not seem to know which sections of the A82 have benefited from roadworks.


Chancellor outlines scheme to pay self-employed 80 per cent of wages during coronavirus crisis

Chancellor outlines scheme to pay self-employed 80 per cent of wages during coronavirus crisis

Chancellor outlines scheme to pay self-employed 80 per cent of wages during coronavirus crisis

Self-employed workers facing difficulties as a result of coronavirus have been offered grants totalling 80 per cent of their salaries.


405,000 people volunteer to help the NHS

405,000 people volunteer to help the NHS

405,000 people volunteer to help the NHS

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has revealed 405,000 people have offered their help to the NHS in response to a call made last night.


NHS seeking 250,000 volunteers to help during coronavirus crisis

NHS seeking 250,000 volunteers to help during coronavirus crisis

NHS seeking 250,000 volunteers to help during coronavirus crisis

Health secretary Matt Hancock unveiled a vision for volunteers to help with "shopping, delivery of medicines and to support those who are shielded".


MP renews pressure on UK government to support households as bills 'set to soar' during coronavirus pandemic

MP renews pressure on UK government to support households as bills 'set to soar' during coronavirus pandemic

MP renews pressure on UK government to support households as bills 'set to soar' during coronavirus pandemic

MP Drew Hendry has called for more support for workers, as research suggests working from home could cost households millions more on energy bills.


Prime Minister Boris Johnson outlines lockdown plan to fight coronavirus in address to the nation

Prime Minister Boris Johnson outlines lockdown plan to fight coronavirus in address to the nation

Prime Minister Boris Johnson outlines lockdown plan to fight coronavirus in address to the nation

Gatherings of more than two people will not be allowed in public – with police given powers to enforce new restrictions.


Another MSP tells visitors and tourists not to come north to avoid coronavirus

Another MSP tells visitors and tourists not to come north to avoid coronavirus

Another MSP tells visitors and tourists not to come north to avoid coronavirus

Another Highland MSP has added his voice to calls for people who do not live in the Highlands to stay away during the coronavirus crisis.


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