Jamie welcomes military veterans railcard

Travel help for military veterans given warm welcome by MSP

News that military veterans will qualify for cut-price rail travel has been warmly welcomed by Highlands and Islands MSP Jamie Halcro Johnston.

Jamie welcomes PM's comments on fishing

Commenting on the Prime Minister’s statement and responses in the House of Commons today, Highlands and Islands Conservative MSP Jamie Halcro Johnston said:

My visit to the Orkney Blide Trust

I was delighted to have the opportunity to visit Orkney Blide Trust a few weeks ago and to learn more about the Trust’s role supporting those with mental health issues in the islands.

Aircraft carriers 100 years on

Nearly 100 years ago, the first landing of an aircraft on a moving ship took place in Scapa Flow. 

The pilot, Squadron Commander Edwin Dunning, landed his Sopworth Pup on HMS Furious, achieving a major milestone in the development of the aircraft carrier.