North Scottish Labour MSP, Rhoda Grant has welcomed the decision by the NHS Highland Pharmacy Practice Committee which has refused the application to introduce a pharmacy into Castletown, Caithness.
Highlands and Islands MSP, Rhoda Grant has expresses her concern at the latest disruption in a series of ferry breakdowns on the Stornoway to Ullapool route.
The MV Isle of Lewis failed to sail since Sunday and has not yet returned to service with another ferry being forced to service the route today following a detour through Harris and Skye on the MV Clansman including a bus at both sides of the route until the MV Isle of Arran was able to take over the route
Highlands and Islands MSP Rhoda Grant has welcomed the Community Land Scotland publication of the Bunchrew Land Declaration with a motion in the Scottish Parliament.
Last week (19-20 March 2014) Community Land Scotland held a seminar at Bunchrew House, near Inverness with invited guests from various Scottish, UK, EU and wider international land reform interests.
As we have heard, immunisation can be life-saving.
Members have talked about the devastation that can be caused by the implications of diseases that we can now vaccinate against.
Richard Simpson talked about 14 vaccinations, not including the recently announced one for meningitis B.
Vacancy : Parliamentary Assistant (Inverness- based)
Rhoda Grant MSP and David Stewart MSP
Parliamentary Assistant (Inverness-based) (Temp contract until 30 September 2014)
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?