Rhoda Grant :
How unusual is it for radioactive gas discharges of 43 per cent of the annual limit to be recorded at one time?
What protocols are in place regardingSEPA’s reporting of unusually high emissions, which could raise the alarm about more serious incidents in the future?
For instance, did SEPA inform the Vulcan site staff or the Dounreay stakeholders group of the emissions?
The minister will be aware of the report in The Herald that said that 20,000 people are not receiving any service at all, despite needing it, and that many others cannot afford to pay for those services and depend on families to fill the gap because care charges have increased so much. He will also be aware that Highland Council is looking to take £4.5 million out of its reserves to pay for adult care. Is it now time to consider fully funding the council tax freeze?
Rhoda Grant MSP, seen in the photograph alongside Down’s Syndrome Scotland’s Family Support Service Officer for the Highlands and Islands, has launched a free documentary photograph exhibition at Eden Court.
The month-long exhibition coincides with United Nations World Down’s Syndrome Day (21st March) and Down’s Syndrome Awareness Week (17-23 March).
There has been a great deal of consensus in today’s debate. Hugh Henry was right when he pointed out that we are all committed to an NHS that delivers.
There is political consensus throughout the chamber.
Highlands & Islands MSP Rhoda Grant has reacted with dismay and anger after learning that the Chief Executive of the Western Isles, Local Authority, Malcolm Burr, received a letter from Assistant Chief Constable Wayne Mawson of Police Scotland, advising that Police Scotland were not now prepared to support the temporary, eighteen month, arrangement which they agreed with the Local Authority, Stornoway Port Authority and Caledonian MacBrayne to enable provision of Traffic Warden services in Stornoway to continue.
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