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Vaccine certification enforcement gets underway

Vaccine certification enforcement gets underway

Vaccine certification enforcement gets underway

Proof of status needed at higher risk venues.


Real Living Wage conditionality for winning public sector contracts

Real Living Wage conditionality for winning public sector contracts

Real Living Wage conditionality for winning public sector contracts

Companies bidding to win Scottish Government contracts will have to pay the real Living Wage.


Aberdeenshire MSP calls for extension to pig producers hardship scheme

Aberdeenshire MSP calls for extension to pig producers hardship scheme

Aberdeenshire MSP calls for extension to pig producers hardship scheme

Gillian Martin has written to the Cabinet Secretary Mairi Gougeon calling for the Pig Producers Hardship Scheme to be extended.


Politics: Where would we be without the help of unpaid carers?

Politics: Where would we be without the help of unpaid carers?

Politics: Where would we be without the help of unpaid carers?

MSP Gillian Martin looks at the financial aid being offered to those in the most demanding of roles.


Gordon MP urges PM to take action on pig crisis

Gordon MP urges PM to take action on pig crisis

Gordon MP urges PM to take action on pig crisis

Richard Thomson has written to the Prime Minister following a visit to an Aberdeenshire pig farm with senior officials from NFU Scotland.


Politics: A lack of scrutiny and even less action

Politics: A lack of scrutiny and even less action

Politics: A lack of scrutiny and even less action

MP Richard Thomson looks at the difficulties being faced by families.


Unpaid carers in Aberdeenshire to have support doubled

Unpaid carers in Aberdeenshire to have support doubled

Unpaid carers in Aberdeenshire to have support doubled

Around 2200 people will see their supplement doubled to £462.80.


MSP elected as vice-chair of cross party group

MSP elected as vice-chair of cross party group

MSP elected as vice-chair of cross party group

MSP Karen Adam was elected as the vice-chair of Holyrood's International Development Cross Party Group at its recent meeting.


Grampian prison phones confiscated

Grampian prison phones confiscated

Grampian prison phones confiscated

Hundreds of mobile phones sent to north east prisoners during the pandemic were seized after tampering concerns, it has emerged.


Politics: HGV driver shortages are not just a UK issue

Politics: HGV driver shortages are not just a UK issue

Politics: HGV driver shortages are not just a UK issue

In his latest column, MP David Duguid discusses issues affecting the north-east including a lack of qualified drivers.


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