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Jamie appointed Shadow Minister for Education

Highlands and Islands MSP Jamie Halcro Johnston has been appointed Shadow Minister for Education after new Scottish Conservative Leader Jackson Carlaw reshuffled his team.

Jamie questions First Minister over Moray maternity services

MSP highlights expectant mum’s 300 mile round trip

Highlands and Islands MSP Jamie Halcro Johnston has urged the First Minister to intervene to ensure downgraded maternity services at Elgin’s Dr Gray’s Hospital are restored as a matter of urgency.

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.

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.

Jamie backs local meat producers

Highlands and Islands MSP Jamie Halcro Johnston has given his backing to the region’s meat producers.

With January dubbed “Veganuary” by proponents of veganism, the Conservative MSP highlighted the contribution the meat sector makes to local economies across the Highlands and Islands.

UK response to Flybe

Highlands and Islands Conservative MSP Jamie Halcro Johnston commented: “Flybe provides important links to and from the Highlands and Islands, and beyond.

Concern over potential Police cuts

Commenting on the £50m black hole faced by Police Scotland, and concerns that police numbers could have to be cut, Highlands and Islands MSP Jamie Halcro Johnston said: