All the latest news from Western Isles MSP Alasdair Allan and the Scottish Parliament.
Allan Raises Local Concerns on Uist Dental Hub Consultation
Na h-Eileanan an Iar SNP MSP Alasdair Allan has today written to Dr Ron Culley, Chief Officer of the Western Isles Integrated Joint Board, to outline local concerns regarding the current consultation on proposed changes to dental services in Uist. The consultation was opened towards the end of last month but the MSP has since received a number of complaints about the document.
Allan Welcomes Rural Tourism Fund
Na h-Eileanan an Iar SNP MSP Alasdair Allan has warmly welcomed the announcement of a new tourism fund for rural Scotland.
The Scottish Government announced the new £6m fund in response to the tourism boom across rural Scotland, and the money will be invested over the course of two years (2018/19 and 2019/20) to help ensure the services and facilities tourists and communities need are provided.