DR CATHERINE CALDERWOOD, CMO

The Chief Medical Officer is responsible for improving the mental and physical well-being of people in Scotland; continuing reductions in the incidence of coronary heart disease, stroke, cancer and alcoholic liver disease; supporting improvements in the quality of healthcare; investing in research, with particular emphasis on supporting research relevant to the NHS; and taking a lead role in the ongoing measurement and interpretation of trends in health and disease. … More DR CATHERINE CALDERWOOD, CMO

KEEP THE CASH FOR SMALL FRY IN FISHING INDUSTRY

Words and pictures by Bill Heaney Cardross man John Robins of Animal Concern has written to Ministers Fergus Ewing MSP, Cabinet Secretary for Rural Economy and Tourism, and Kate Forbes MSP, Cabinet Secretary for Finance,  urging them to ensure that any grant cash goes to the fishing industry’s small fry and not to large, mega … More KEEP THE CASH FOR SMALL FRY IN FISHING INDUSTRY