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7.4% Increase in Passenger Figures at Highland Airports

The latest airport passenger figures from Highlands and Islands Airports Ltd (HIAL) reveal a 7.4% increase in passenger numbers in the financial year 2017/2018.

Apr 20, 2018 | Read More ›

West Highland Lines Gets a New Group to Focus on Improvements

Review Group announced today by Transport Minister Humza Yousaf (pictured).

Apr 20, 2018 | Read More ›

Johnstone Calls for Safe Injection Powers to be Devolved

Alison Johnstone MSP (pictured), Health spokesperson for the Scottish Greens, will today (19 Apr) call for powers to create safe facilities for drug users to be devolved to the Scottish Parliament.

Apr 19, 2018 | Read More ›

David Stewart MSP Calls for HGV Speed Increase on The A96

Highlands & Islands Regional MSP and Road Safety campaigner, David Stewart(pictured), has written to the Transport Minister Humza Yousaf, asking him to consider piloting an HGV speed increase from 40mph…

Apr 19, 2018 | Read More ›

UK Worse Off Under Every Brexit Deal

Tory preferred option would cost three time the Scottish NHS budget.

Apr 18, 2018 | Read More ›

May Defends Callous Comments on Rape Clause

The Prime Ministers response is shameful.

Apr 18, 2018 | Read More ›

Provision of Sanitary Products to Female Patients

Highlands & Islands Regional MSP, Rhoda Grant (Pictured) is delighted that NHS Highland will create a formal policy for the provision of free sanitary products for patients requiring them.

Apr 18, 2018 | Read More ›

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Columnists

In a Parallel Universe

Am I the only one thinking that we are all in an episode or two of The Twilight Zone?

Everybody Has an Opinion

And you know what, they are entitled to their opinion.

Come on Scotland.

Time to be brave.

A Walk in The Hills

Amazing that Welsh air?

It’s Been a While!

49 years old and unexpectedly single.

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