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Jamie slams SNP on key future skills plan already months late

The Scottish Conservatives have derided the SNP’s ‘half-hearted’ approach to the future skills agenda as it has emerged that there is still no date for the publication of the Future Skills Action Plan which is already four months late.

Jamie warns over SNP car park tax

Highlands and Islands MSP Jamie Halcro Johnston has hit out after nationalist politicians at Holyrood refused to accept proposals which would limit the damage of the Scottish Government’s proposed car park tax.

UPDATE: HIAL strikes

Commenting on the announcement that industrial action between Highlands and Islands Airports Ltd and the Prospect trade union has been suspended pending a ballot on a revised offer, Highlands and Islands MSP Jamie Halcro Johnston said:

SNP announce new broadband delays

Highlands and Islands MSP Jamie Halcro Johnston has criticised an admission by the Scottish Government that targets on delivering superfast broadband are likely to be missed.

Concerns raised over deteriorating Fochabers road

Jamie Halcro Johnston, Scottish Conservative MSP for the Highlands and Islands, and Councillor Marc Macrae (Fochabers Lhanbryde) are taking action to get repairs made to a road in Fochabers.