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Sturgeon warns Covid-19 'has not gone away' as she sets out next steps in easing lockdown

Sturgeon warns Covid-19 'has not gone away' as she sets out next steps in easing lockdown

Sturgeon warns Covid-19 'has not gone away' as she sets out next steps in easing lockdown

Nicola Sturgeon issued a reminder that Covid-19 may be in retreat "but it hasn’t gone away" as she outlined the next steps in the easing of lockdown.


One new Covid case detected

One new Covid case detected

One new Covid case detected

A FURTHER Covid-19 infection was detected across the NHS Highland region in the past 24 hours, the latest Scottish Government update has revealed.


First Minister confirms further easing of coronavirus restrictions

First Minister confirms further easing of coronavirus restrictions

First Minister confirms further easing of coronavirus restrictions

Travel and meeting restrictions eased from Friday with shops and hospitality businesses also able to reopen across Scotland from April 26.


Nine further Covid cases detected

Nine further Covid cases detected

Nine further Covid cases detected

ANOTHER nine Covid-19 infections have been recorded across the NHS Highland area, official figures have shown.


Two new Covid cases found

Two new Covid cases found

Two new Covid cases found

ANOTHER two positive tests for Covid-19 have been recorded across the NHS Highland area in the past day, the latest Scottish Government figures show.


POLL: Are you washing your face mask often enough?

POLL: Are you washing your face mask often enough?

POLL: Are you washing your face mask often enough?

Study shows one in seven people have never washed their face mask. How often do you wash yours?


Vaccination programme is helping to reduce Covid fear, says Thurso doctor

Vaccination programme is helping to reduce Covid fear, says Thurso doctor

Vaccination programme is helping to reduce Covid fear, says Thurso doctor

A Thurso doctor says she is "absolutely delighted" with the response to the Covid-19 vaccination programme and the way it is helping to reduce fear.


Strike threatens far north rail services

Strike threatens far north rail services

Strike threatens far north rail services

ScotRail announced it was "disappointed" at results of the strike action vote just announced that threatens to disrupt railway services in Caithness


Three new cases of Covid-19 detected

Three new cases of Covid-19 detected

Three new cases of Covid-19 detected

A FURTHER three Covid-19 infections have been reported across the NHS Highland area in the past day.


Two new Covid cases detected

Two new Covid cases detected

Two new Covid cases detected

ANOTHER two cases of the coronavirus have been detected across the NHS Highland area in the past day.


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