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Action needed to protect jobs and livelihoods, Highland MSP says

Action needed to protect jobs and livelihoods, Highland MSP says

Action needed to protect jobs and livelihoods, Highland MSP says

A NEW vision for Scotland's economy is needed to ensure the country is better prepared to weather shocks to the economy, a Highland MSP says.


Tenant’s concern as new neighbour moves in during lockdown

Tenant’s concern as new neighbour moves in during lockdown

Tenant’s concern as new neighbour moves in during lockdown

A SOCIAL housing tenant has criticised his landlord for allowing a new neighbour to move in during lockdown.


Promising trend as death toll from Covid-19 falls for fourth week says Sturgeon

Promising trend as death toll from Covid-19 falls for fourth week says Sturgeon

Promising trend as death toll from Covid-19 falls for fourth week says Sturgeon

There are promising trends in the decreasing number of fatalities related to Covid-19 according to Nicola Sturgeon.


One new Coronavirus case confirmed in Highlands

One new Coronavirus case confirmed in Highlands

One new Coronavirus case confirmed in Highlands

ANOTHER Covid-19 test has come back positive in the Highlands - taking the region's overall total of confirmed coronavirus cases to 337.


Total deaths from Covid-19 in NHS Highland area is 107

Total deaths from Covid-19 in NHS Highland area is 107

Total deaths from Covid-19 in NHS Highland area is 107

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


North children to receive free packed lunches and activity bags

North children to receive free packed lunches and activity bags

North children to receive free packed lunches and activity bags

Children in the Tongue, Bettyhill and Melvich catchment areas are to be offered twice-weekly deliveries of packed lunches for the next ten weeks.


Holyrood produces fresh advice for retailers and manufacturers on how to safely return to work as lockdown eases

Holyrood produces fresh advice for retailers and manufacturers on how to safely return to work as lockdown eases

Holyrood produces fresh advice for retailers and manufacturers on how to safely return to work as lockdown eases

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


Stagecoach Highland chief says social distancing is a major problem for the firm and school transport is under the microscope

Stagecoach Highland chief says social distancing is a major problem for the firm and school transport is under the microscope

Stagecoach Highland chief says social distancing is a major problem for the firm and school transport is under the microscope

The head of Stagecoach Highland said social distancing requirements are a major problem for the firm.


Wear a face mask if you are travelling by train, urges ScotRail

Wear a face mask if you are travelling by train, urges ScotRail

Wear a face mask if you are travelling by train, urges ScotRail

Rail passengers are being urged to do their bit to prevent the spread of Covid-19 – by making sure they wear face coverings on ScotRail services.


North businesses awarded £56m Covid-19 support

North businesses awarded £56m Covid-19 support

North businesses awarded £56m Covid-19 support

A total of £56,286,250 million has now been paid out to 5135 Highland businesses under the Covid-19 small business and self-catering grant scheme.


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