Tag: Scottish Government

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Ten-year plan to invest £1bn in 23 new ferries

Arran’s MSP Kenneth Gibson has welcomed the Scottish government and Caledonian Maritime Assets Ltd’s (CMAL) ambitious plans to invest £1 billion renewing Scotland’s ferry fleet and upgrade ferry ports over the next decade.

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No go for level zero in Scotland

‘Unlikely that any part of the country will move down a level from the 28th of June,’ says Sturgeon in address to parliament today.

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Addressing rural Scotland’s gender imbalance

The Women in the Rural Economy Training Fund will give women the chance to develop their skills and talents with the help of £100,000 worth of practical training provided by the Scottish Government.

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Arran ‘uniquely out of step’ with all the other islands

Arran is ‘uniquely out of step’ with all other island communities, it was said this week as it heads into level four lockdown with the rest of North Ayrshire at midnight tonight (Friday), after Christmas was effectively cancelled.