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Coronavirus death toll in NHS Highland area rises to 107

Coronavirus death toll in NHS Highland area rises to 107

Coronavirus death toll in NHS Highland area rises to 107

A total of 107 people have died in the NHS Highland area from either confirmed or suspected Covid-19 – an increase of four from a week ago.


Highland Conservative politicians call on Dominic Cummings to go in lockdown row

Highland Conservative politicians call on Dominic Cummings to go in lockdown row

Highland Conservative politicians call on Dominic Cummings to go in lockdown row

Leading Conservative politicians in the Highlands have added their voices to calls for government adviser Dominic Cummings to resign.


UK health secretary defends Dominic Cummings as lockdown row continues

UK health secretary defends Dominic Cummings as lockdown row continues

UK health secretary defends Dominic Cummings as lockdown row continues

Matt Hancock has said Dominic Cummings acted "within the guidleines" – but understands others might disagree.


New guidance for retailers and manufacturers as country moves towards easing coronavirus lockdown

New guidance for retailers and manufacturers as country moves towards easing coronavirus lockdown

New guidance for retailers and manufacturers as country moves towards easing coronavirus lockdown

New guidance has been published for retailers and manufacturers to consider how people can safely return to work.


More details given of test and trace system for Scotland

More details given of test and trace system for Scotland

More details given of test and trace system for Scotland

The First Minister says the Test and Protect system will come into operation across Scotland from Thursday.


Douglas Ross resigns from government

Douglas Ross resigns from government

Douglas Ross resigns from government

MORAY MP and junior minister Douglas Ross has resigned from government over Dominic Cummings' trip to Durham.


Retail units in England set to reopen in June

Retail units in England set to reopen in June

Retail units in England set to reopen in June

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said all non-essential retail outlets in England will be allowed to reopen from the middle of June.


Dominic Cummings refuses to resign amid coronavirus travel row

Dominic Cummings refuses to resign amid coronavirus travel row

Dominic Cummings refuses to resign amid coronavirus travel row

Dominic Cummings has insisted he "behaved reasonably and tried to minimise risks" by driving his family north during the coronavirus lockdown.


First Minister says Dominic Cummings should go

First Minister says Dominic Cummings should go

First Minister says Dominic Cummings should go

Nicola Sturgeon said there was a risk trust between government and the public will be damaged if special adviser Dominic Cummings remains in post.


Prime minister Boris Johnson defends special adviser Dominic Cummings

Prime minister Boris Johnson defends special adviser Dominic Cummings

Prime minister Boris Johnson defends special adviser Dominic Cummings

Boris Johnson says Dominic Cummings “followed the instincts of every father” in taking his family from London as his wife displayed Covid-19 symptoms.


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