Flood Re have launched their ‘Local Heroes’ campaign - a nationwide search for those individuals, communities and local flood action groups that have made a real difference to their local area either in preparing for a flood event or in taking action to help their friends and neighbours during a flood.
A report from Reform Scotland has revealed the Scottish Government are set to miss their target of at least 90% of GP surgeries offering repeat prescriptions and appointment booking online by the end of 2017.Read more
Before recess alongside some other MSPs I got to grips with energy usage after taking part in a cookery demonstration, held by Smart Energy GB to highlight the benefits of smart meters to people across Scotland.
Part 1 of the National Health & Social Care Workforce Plan has been published.Read more
An opt out organ donation system will help save lives after the Scottish Government announced that it intends to introduce legislation which will create an opt out system of organ and tissue donation.Read more
The SNP Government’s record on tackling long cancer waiting times is simply unacceptable after new figures show that it has been 54 months since it last met the 62-day waiting time target.Read more
The Scottish Green party leader has written to the First Minister urging her to "continue fighting" for indyref2.Read more
It's been announced the Queensferry Crossing will not open until August 30 this year.Read more
Conservative MEP Ian Duncan is set to be made a member of the House of Lords, enabling him to be assigned to the Scotland Office.Read more
New figures show the SNP Government’s chronic waiting time failures, with a third of patients needing pain treatment waiting longer than the 18-week treatment target.Read more