How we improve our response to issues around Domestic Abuse is being tackled in 2 consultations currently being held in Scotland.
“A no deal Brexit is by far the biggest threat to farming and to our successful food and drink sector.”
Fergus Ewing, the Rural Economy Secretary in the Scottish Government, has called on the UK Government to financially compensate Scottish farmers who will be hit extremely hard if there is a No Deal Brexit.
““The Saltire Tidal Energy Challenge Fund therefore provides a timely and appropriate approach for the Scottish Government to support the current needs of the sector and to help ensure Scotland’s huge marine energy potential is realised”
“It appears that the Scottish Government, which owns two airport companies in Scotland, including Highlands and Islands Airports Limited, is leaving this to Westminster to sort out.”
“£49.6 million for NHS Orkney.Orkney Islands Council will receive an additional £1.4 million.”
November 2017 to April 2018 64% of the tests were returned compared to the previous year of 56%.
““We considered the potential effects on sectors of key importance to the local economy, including farming, fisheries and tourism.”
The new regulations come about after the Grenfell tragedy. 72 people lost their lives as a result of the fire which broke out in the multi storey block of flats in London on 14th of June 2017.
“This budget uses our powers in a progressive way in order to protect and invest in our public services – with a major boost for the NHS.”
The Scottish Greens reached agreement with Scottish Ministers on the Draft Scottish Budget.