Tag: Scottish Government

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Applications open for under-22 bus travel cards

‘Travelling by bus is one of the most environmentally friendly ways to get across the country and research shows that young people recognise the vital role public transport will play in hitting our climate change targets’

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Warning over net zero cost to Argyll

‘I am keen to receive your reassurances that we in the Highlands are not going to be the victims of thoughtless policies which are implemented and conceived in haste’

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Petition urges Rest and be Thankful probe

‘The work by the Scottish government to date whilst welcome has not and will not provide stability to the only lifeline road in and out of Argyll, and it can be said confidently if the M8 between Glasgow and Edinburgh were to constantly be blocked it would not take 19 years to find a permanent solution’

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Farm escapes ‘should be penalised’ to protect wild salmon

Over a quarter of a million farmed fish have reported to have escaped from aquaculture operations in Scottish waters over the past five years, with numbers likely to be under-recorded, says the Scottish Gamekeepers Association’s fishing arm