Local campaigners call for answers over maternity changes

[responsivevoice_button voice=”UK English Male” buttontext=”Listen to Post”] Both Richard Lochhead MSP and organisers behind the Keep MUM campaign have called on NHS Grampian to provide answers now around their plans to downgrade the Maternity Unit at Dr Gray’s Hospital. Concerns have been raised that NHS Grampian have been unable to provide clarity around the criteria … Read more

Ministers propose action plan to tackle unfair delivery charges

[responsivevoice_button voice=”UK English Male” buttontext=”Listen to Post”] Following a successful discussion with regulators, industry and consumer groups, an action plan is being proposed by Scottish Ministers to tackle the injustice of unfair delivery charges in rural areas. Minister for Energy, Connectivity and the Islands, Paul Wheelhouse, chaired the meeting with parcel delivery companies, businesses, consumer … Read more