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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.

MSP warns “pothole tax” would hit rural motorists

Highlands and Islands MSP Jamie Halcro Johnston has warned that proposals for a new tax to pay for the cost of repairing potholes risks disproportionately hitting drivers living in rural areas.