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Call for EU citizens to be given automatic right to stay

Call for EU citizens to be given automatic right to stay

Call for EU citizens to be given automatic right to stay

Liberal Democrat MP Jamie Stone has backed a call by his party for European Union citizens to be given the automatic right to stay in the UK.


Highland MPs worried about influx of tourists after Prime Minister's statement

Highland MPs worried about influx of tourists after Prime Minister's statement

Highland MPs worried about influx of tourists after Prime Minister's statement

Highland MPs have united to express their dismay over a possible wave of tourists after Boris Johnson said people “can drive to other destinations”.


Our tourism industry needs urgent support, says Jamie Stone

Our tourism industry needs urgent support, says Jamie Stone

Our tourism industry needs urgent support, says Jamie Stone

Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross MP Jamie Stone has insisted the tourism industry needs urgent support from the UK Government.


Gail Ross underlines need to stop unnecessary travel to Highlands

Gail Ross underlines need to stop unnecessary travel to Highlands

Gail Ross underlines need to stop unnecessary travel to Highlands

Gail Ross has asked the Scottish Government if more powers will be given to local authorities to prevent people travelling needlessly to rural areas.


Caution urged over question of easing lockdown in Highlands

Caution urged over question of easing lockdown in Highlands

Caution urged over question of easing lockdown in Highlands

Highland politicians have urged cautioned over the idea that the north could become one of the first places to be eased out of lockdown measures.


Gail Ross urges UK Government to extend Brexit deadline

Gail Ross urges UK Government to extend Brexit deadline

Gail Ross urges UK Government to extend Brexit deadline

Gail Ross has called on the UK Government to extend the Brexit negotiation deadline to avoid a further economic hit on top of the Covid-19 crisis.


Business groups slam insurers and banks over delays

Business groups slam insurers and banks over delays

Business groups slam insurers and banks over delays

Caithness Chamber of Commerce has criticised delays in payments made by banks and insurers to companies during the Covid-19 crisis.


Mum fights on for schools allergy policy

Mum fights on for schools allergy policy

Mum fights on for schools allergy policy

A Latheronwheel mum is fighting on to have allergy care policy statutory in all schools and nurseries after her government petition was dismissed.


Lack of clarity for many staff over 'non-essential' work, says MSP

Lack of clarity for many staff over 'non-essential' work, says MSP

Lack of clarity for many staff over 'non-essential' work, says MSP

Highland MSP Rhoda Grant is appealing to employers "to think very carefully about the wellbeing of their workers at this difficult time”.


Scottish Government 'must step in with financial support for Wick airport'

Scottish Government 'must step in with financial support for Wick airport'

Scottish Government 'must step in with financial support for Wick airport'

North MP Jamie Stone has again insisted that the Scottish Government must intervene with financial support to safeguard Caithness air services.


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