Holyrood News

Well done, Outfit Moray

Outdoor learning charity, Outfit Moray, has been singled out for praise after a motion was submitted to the Scottish Parliament congratulating supporters for taking part in a 24-hour mountain bike race.

More SNP broadband delays

Commenting on news that the SNP Scottish Government's pledge to roll out super-fast broadband to 100% of Scots by 2021 is delayed by at least two years, Jamie Halcro Johnston MSP said:

The latest SNP "shambles" on ferries

Highlands and Islands MSP Jamie Halcro Johnston today questioned the Transport and Islands Minister about legal action over Northern Isles ferry routes.

Have your say on energy inquiry

Highlands and Islands MSP Jamie Halcro Johnston is urging people and businesses from across the region to provide input into plans for Scotland’s energy future.

Highlands and Islands losing out on government investment

A Highlands and Islands MSP has expressed astonishment after it was revealed that the Scottish Government has failed to make a single award of Regional Selective Assistance (RSA) to businesses in the region in the last three years.

Jamie backs RNLI

Highlands and Islands MSP Jamie Halcro Johnston has given strong backing to the RNLI following criticism in one national newspaper of the charity’s work overseas.

MSP champions role of franchising

A Conservative MSP has highlighted the role franchising plays in regional economies in a speech to business owners this morning.