HEALTH BOARD ORDERED TO IMPROVE VENTILATION SYSTEM

Immediate improvements have been ordered at the controversial £850 million showpiece Queen Elizabeth University Hospital and Royal Hospital for Children which is at the centre of a major investigation following the deaths of two children earlier this year. Jane Grant, Chief Executive, pictured left, said: “We are sorry for the distress that patients and their families have experienced by the current issues and want to assure them and the public that we are working with the Scottish Government to do everything necessary to remedy the situation. … More HEALTH BOARD ORDERED TO IMPROVE VENTILATION SYSTEM

BREXIT BRAIN DRAIN – 2,500 academics quit in three years

Almost 2,500 EU academics have quit Scottish universities in the three years since the Brexit vote, research by the Liberal Democrats has revealed. The analysis, based on Freedom of Information responses from 11 of Scotland’s 15 universities, shows that at least 2,462 EU academics have left Scottish universities since 2016/17, with at least 941 leaving in the last year alone. … More BREXIT BRAIN DRAIN – 2,500 academics quit in three years