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All the latest news from the Highland and Scottish Liberal Democrats, Jamie Stone MP and Highlands Westminster Candidate, Angus MacDonald.

Angus MacDonald

Threat from ticks

Scotland is banning the use of the only spray that can control bracken, Asulox, whereas England will continue to allow it. Bracken harbours ticks which carry Lyme’s disease.

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4 Jul 2023
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Angus MacDonald

Corran Ferry, electric proposal

There was only one Corran proposal on the table at the Highland Council meeting on the 11th May 2023, and all us local Cllrs supported it. It was for the maximum £50 million bid to the Westminster Levelling Up Fund.

AMD
4 Jul 2023
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Angus MacDonald

A Rum deal

A gorgeous castle on a Hebridean island with a world class sea view and a decent skelp of land for sale at possibly as little as a £1. Tempted?

AMD
4 Jul 2023
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Scottish News

Jamie Stone MP

NAO report: Rural communities left in the slow lane

Responding to a new National Audit Office report which says it is unclear whether the UK government's programme to expand connectivity in rural areas will be delivered on time, Liberal Democrat Media spokesperson, Jamie Stone MP said:

22 Feb 2024
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Alex Cole-Hamilton MSP

NHS dental work drops by 25% from pre-pandemic levels

Speaking ahead of his party’s debate tomorrow on the crisis in NHS dentistry, Scottish Liberal Democrat leader Alex Cole-Hamilton MSP has today warned of the challenges facing both patients and dentists as new figures revealed that the number of examinati

20 Feb 2024
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